Why do firemen wear red suspenders? It’s a riddle you’ll never have to solve if you win today’s trivia contest. DailyNews is offering readers a chance to win a men’s belt from Timberland.
The black leather accessory, donated by UWindsor staffer Lily Powis, fits up to size 42 waist and features an antique-finish buckle. It is valued at $52 and makes a great gift — for yourself or a friend.
Just send your answers to the following trivia questions. The winner will be selected at random from all correct responses received by noon Thursday, February 8.
- Which Benedictine monk is often, if erroneously, identified as the inventor of champagne?
a) Armand de Brignac
b) Dom Perignon
c) Gregor Mendel
d) Martin Luther
- Which singer had his 1961 song “Cupid” listed among the 500 greatest of all time by Rolling Stone magazine?
a) Sam Cooke
b) Percy Sledge
c) Otis Redding
d) Smokey Robinson
- Medieval medical theory held that this organ produced blood, making it — not the heart — the poetic seat of love.
a) the brain
b) the gall bladder
c) the liver
d) the stomach
Contest is open to all readers of the DailyNews. Send an e-mail with your responses to firstname.lastname@example.org. One entry per contestant, please. Note: the decision of the judge in determining the most correct response is inviolable.