Chris Stokel-Walker

Chris Stokel-Walker inherited a desire to pick up trivia from both his father and maternal grandfather. Where there’s a story, there’s a fact to be stored in memory for unveiling on a rainy day. He won all the prizes on offer at his first ever pub quiz, and decided to retire while on top of his game.
Politics
15 Super-Manly Facts About Vladimir Putin
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6 Sneaky Ways Countries Try to Win Hearts and Minds
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The 10 Most Expensive Coins and Banknotes in the World
Weird Science
Why the Scots Gave One of their Roads Wiggly Lines
Food
11 Odd Hybrid Fruits and Vegetables
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The 6 Strangest Bootlegged Items
History
A Brief History of the ATM
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5 Bizarre and Scary Historical Headache Cures
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6 Non-QWERTY Keyboard Layouts
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The 7 Most Expensive Homes in the World
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4 Unusual Bible Translations
Words
6 Alternative Dictionaries Your Bookshelf Needs
Big Question
What's the Difference Between Britain and England?
History
The Bad Quartos: What Shakespeare Could’ve Been
History
Why Our Calendars Skipped 11 Days in 1752
Science
How Olive Oil Might Save Our Oldest Buildings
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5 Abandoned Stations of the London Underground System
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5 Amazing Projects That Were Never Built
Words
The Origins of 9 Great British Insults
Words
7 Words Brought to You by British Colonialism
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6 of the Most Expensive Pieces of Star Wars Memorabilia
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