Bet’cha didn’t know that!

by alphamonkey on December 20, 2004 · 4 comments

in Diversions

Beethoven, the noted German composer, dressed so shabbily that he was once arrested as a tramp. 

There you go, a fun little fact to impress your bar buddies in between rounds, or maybe it’ll save your butt during a round of intergalactic Trivial Pursuit in which you must defeat the Amazonian Cat Women of Momar 7 in order to save our dear little planet.  Either way, you win.

Get your trivia on over at Dusty Info: a collection of old, obscure, but curiously important facts!

Yes, I know this image makes no sense, but it actually came back as a hit from a GIS for “trivial”

And while we’re at it…what’s your favorite trivial fact? Hop over to the forums and lay it on us

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  • Shadow Stalker

    It wasn’t his fault he couldn’t dress himself.  He was deaf.

  • fealty2dahriyah

    wait wait wait…. the first one listed is pure crap. Abdalah, the father of Mohammed, was so strikingly handsome that when he married, the hearts of two hundred virgins were broken from disappointed love. I just wish to know how this is a fact. and secondly this guy married like 4 times(hence 2 of the factions of islam). 2ndly this brings up that this site should have a fact about lineages not passing greatest.

  • Thundarr

    Interesting link (see sometimes I do click on the pretty pictures) Like this one, In Tasmania, the natives know only three different numbers; one, two, and plenty.

  • Just Plain Bob

    The trolls of discworld have a similar numerical system..

    “one, two, many, lots…”

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