QI Daily | 22 September 2017

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Malingering

Symptoms of lovesickness, according to 16th century wisdom, include sunken eyes, jaundice and anorexia.
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Dangerous Sports

In Ancient Mayan ball games, the captain of the losing team decapitated the captain of the winning team at the end.

QI Daily | 21 September 2017

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Robert FitzRoy

FitzRoy’s temper gained him the nickname ‘Hot Coffee’.

QI Daily | 20 September 2017

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Haunted Houses

In 1804, George III stepped in to acquit a man who had shot another man, dressed all in white, who he thought to be a ghost.

QI Daily | 19 September 2017

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Leonardo da Vinci

The Mona Lisa has no eyebrows. They may have been lost in restoration.

QI Daily | 18 September 2017