THAT INTERWEB THINGY
- Raising possibly $20m worldwide what chilly Challenge took social media by storm in 2014 raising huge amounts for Motor Neurone Disease, or Lou Gehrig’s disease, or ALS as this horror disease was known in various countries
- As a protest against the banalities of Instagram posts by the likes of Kylie Jenner, and other ‘Celebrities’, with 53.9 million likes on Instagram a photograph of what ordinary item was posted in January 2019 and became the most liked Instagram by the end of the decade?
- Bewilderingly, in 2014 which song became the first to achieve more than 2 billion hits on YouTube, it achieved a further level of infamy after that salsa by Ed Balls and pro partner Katya Jones during 2016’s Strictly?
- By what nickname did we call the international Internet sensation whose actual name was Tardar Sauce and who died, aged 7, in May 2019?
- Which website, established by husband and wife Steve and Julie Pankhurst and their friend Jason Porter in 1999, finally closed down in February 2016?
- By the end of 2019 which US Politician had the most followed Twitter Account of anyone in the whole wide world ever?
- The UK Government raised £22bn in the year 2000 sell off of 3G licences. How much did it raise in the 4G sell off in 2013; was it: £2.34bn, £23.4bn or £234bn
- The management of which of the following companies announced in 2019 that it would no longer host paid political advertising: Facebook, Instagram, Tik Tok, Tumblr, or Twitter?
- With just over 41m followers BBC News is the most popular UK based Twitter account, but with just over 34m followers by the end of 2019 which Brit individual had the highest number: was it Ed Sheeran, Adèle, Harry Styles, or Liam Gallagher?
- Individual Twits tweeted about 50 million Tweets in 2010; to the nearest 50 Billion, approximately how many tweets were tweeted by twits in the whole of 2019?
CULTURE, WELL, FOR 2015
- Which reality TV show, hosted by the late Caroline Flack, was won by Jess Hayes and Max Morley?
- Which reality TV show was won by Peterborough’s own Joseph Valente?
- Which reality TV show was controversially won by double-act Jules O’Dwyer and her dog, Matisse?
- Which reality TV show, shot in the Springbrook National Park, NSW, was won by Reality TV star and presenter Vicky Pattison?
- Which reality TV show was won by singer Louisa Johnson who was the first winner of this show to fail to achieve the traditional Xmas No 1 slot?
- Which reality TV show, hosted by Emma Willis, was won by Reality TV star James Hill?
- Which reality TV show was won by ex-Pussycat Doll Kimberley Walsh who beat TV presenters Rylan Clarke and Sam Nixon with her Seafood Soup, Lamb dish and Sinatra Cheesecake?
- Which reality TV show, hosted by Davina McCall, obvs, was won by Reality TV Star Joey Essex in Austria, in snowy February?
- Which TV reality show was won by boyband The Wanted singer Jay McGuinness and professional partner Aliona Vilani?
- Going on to front her own cooking programmes, who won the 2015 Great British Bake Off in 2015?