QI Daily | 6 December 2016

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QI Daily | 5 December 2016

Topic
4:01PM

Height

Yuri Gagarin, the first man to orbit the earth, was only 5 feet and 2 inches tall.

QI Daily | 4 December 2016

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4:01PM

Teenagers

Handprint analysis has shown that most cave paintings were done by teenage boys.
Topic
11:01AM

Eyes

An ‘eye-baby’ is the tiny image of yourself reflected in another person's eye.

QI Daily | 3 December 2016

Topic
4:01PM

Pasta

Before unifying Italy, Giuseppe Garibaldi was a spaghetti salesman in Uruguay.
Topic
11:01AM

Monocles

The Emperor Franz Josef once refused to promote a general because he wore a monocle, which he considered a strutting, Prussian affectation.

QI Daily | 2 December 2016

Fact
7:01PM
As soon as Lord Byron left England for the last time in 1816, his creditors entered his home and repossessed everything he owned, right down to his tame squirrel.
Topic
4:01PM

Rhubarb

Rhubarb leaves are toxic. They can cause a burning mouth, breathing difficulty and seizures.