Word of the Day: Trivia

triv-ia / ˈtri-vē-ə   noun  
  1. plural, nonessential matters or pieces of information
Life is brutal that way…the loss of irrecoverable moments amid trivia and distraction. Dan Simmons, 1948-  
  1. a quiz game testing players’ knowledge of random information
In a fast-paced world, today’s popular brand could be tomorrow’s trivia question.
  1. Wayne Calloway, 1935-1998