QI Daily | 19 October 2017

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Mustard

It's traditional for German brides to sew mustard seeds into the hem of their wedding dresses to assure their dominance in the household.
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Premature Burial

Modern safety coffin designs have included heart monitors, breathing apparatus and even video games.

QI Daily | 17 October 2017

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Alfred Hitchcock

The Hitchcock film North By Northwest is misnamed; no such point of the compass exists.
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Hats

A good Panama hat should be able to be rolled up, passed through a napkin ring and still be re-shaped perfectly.

QI Daily | 16 October 2017

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Valentine's Day

Valentine’s cards temporarily fell out of fashion in Britain in the 1890s because they had become too indecent.
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Easter Island

DNA testing established that the Easter Islanders came from Polynesia.

QI Daily | 15 October 2017

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Dung

You can tell where a cow pat has been for at least a year afterwards as the grass is much more lush.
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Humour

Less than 20% of conversational laughter is generated by an actual joke or humorous comment.