Category: Diversions

quizzes, puzzles and tricks

Operation Lena

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2732513/Ordering-cider-10am-cycling-wrong-road-German-sausages-luggage-Were-stupid-Nazi-spies-sent-Britain-war-act-sabotage-anti-Hitler-officials.html One commenter: As Hitler repeatedly stated and German generals confirmed after the war, he never wanted war with Britain – he was a great admirer of the British Empire. What he wanted, for better or worse, was German dominance…

Try these

I wonder just how easy these questions will be: 1. In whose and in which song were Ezra Pound and T.S. Eliot fighting in the captain’s tower? 2. Who asks, ‘Will you please say hello to the folks that I…

Try these

1. In which town is the mausoleum commissioned in 1632, made of marble? 2. What’s the mausoleum 50km from Madrid centre built of? 3. Name two ancient towns in the fertile crescent, latinised names starting with ‘U’. 4. Which of…