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Story of the Day

On this page you will find todays 'Story of the Day' plus the listings for the last seven days. Our 'Story of the Day' can be a strange, but true story, a funny story, a peculiar story, a funny newspaper headline, a newspaper misprint or misquote, funny graffiti or a fascinating fact.

You will also be able to view the archive from the past sixteen weeks.

The Story of the Day Archive

This is our archive where you can view previous 'Story of the Day' listings.

Here is page one of our archive and it currently covers from Thursday, February 15th, 2018 to Wednesday, February 21st, 2018.

There are sixteen pages in this archive and each page covers seven days.


Story of the Day for Thursday, February 22nd, 2018

I Wish I Had Not Said That!

'Beethoven's Seventh Symphony is not by some means abridged, it will soon fall into disuse' - Philip Hale, Boston music critic, 1837.

Story of the Day for Wednesday, February 21st, 2018

Graffiti - the amusing writing on walls

Where there's a will there's a relative

Story of the Day for Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

Newspaper Misprints and Misquotes

Here is an opportunity to purchase a charming small house at a price which bears no relation to it's cost. - Advert in a weekly paper

Story of the Day for Monday, February 19th, 2018

Greatest Mistakes

The owner of a half share in a small firm which made a soft drink sold it because he thought that it could never be a success because of the product's name. He had not, however, lost faith in the soft drinks business, so he invested the proceeds from the sale in a company he thought had more chance of succeeding - the Raspberry Cola Company. Have you guessed the name the name of the product which he thought would never be successful? That's right, it was Coca-Cola.

Story of the Day for Sunday, February 18th, 2018

A Fascinating Fact

Lions are the only member of the big cat family to hunt as a team rather than individually.

Story of the Day for Saturday, February 17th, 2018

Graffiti - the amusing writing on walls

Nostalgia is a thing of the past

Story of the Day for Friday, February 16th, 2018

A Fascinating Fact

Turkish baths were invented by the Romans.

Story of the Day for Thursday, February 15th, 2018

Graffiti - the amusing writing on walls

Never mind the Titanic - is there any news of the iceberg?


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