TIL the Co-founder of the Guinness Book of World Records was assassinated by the IRA after placing a bounty on them by whatilearned April 29, 2022, 12:52 pm Read more: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ross_McWhirter?repost What do you think? 13 Points Upvote Downvote assassinatedbookbountyCoFounderGuinnessIRAplacingRecordsTILToday I learnedWorld See more Previous article TIL gold has no discernable flavor. The fad of adding edible gold to expensive food items does nothing in terms of taste and is more of a gimmick than a way to create a unique flavor. Next article I think the wife’s got me a build-it-yourself scale model of a horse for my birthday next month. 4 Comments Leave a Reply You can’t endorse assassination, it’s unacceptable. This guy was a POS though. He had been pushing for a series of really backwards restrictions on Irish living within Britain. He basically wanted them living under the British equivalent of Beijing citizen monitoring. He let his fears around the IRA target innocent people. Log in to Reply Kinda disappointed it wasn’t a car bomb. That’s like the main IRA stereotype I can think of. Log in to Reply Good job they got the right brother, could’ve been a worse day for Norris. Log in to Reply Don’t start none won’t be none Log in to Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.