The World's Greatest Book of Useless Information: If You Thought You Knew All the Things You Didn't Need to Know - Think Again

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Overview

From the creators of the #1 New York Times bestseller The Book of Useless Information-a collection of even greater insignificance.

More useless than ever before! Impress know-it-all friends with this all-new hodgepodge of frivolous facts and silly statistics that no one really needs to know. But honestly, how cool is it to find out that...

? There is a place in Maryland called Monkey's Eyebrow
• Giving yellow flowers is a sign of bad luck in ...

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The World's Greatest Book of Useless Information: If You Thought You Knew All the Things You Didn't Need to Know - Think Again

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Overview

From the creators of the #1 New York Times bestseller The Book of Useless Information-a collection of even greater insignificance.

More useless than ever before! Impress know-it-all friends with this all-new hodgepodge of frivolous facts and silly statistics that no one really needs to know. But honestly, how cool is it to find out that...

? There is a place in Maryland called Monkey's Eyebrow
• Giving yellow flowers is a sign of bad luck in Russia
• One brow wrinkle is the result of 200,000 frowns
• Paper can be made from asparagus

This is the book that will also tell you...

? The meaning of 'mageirocophobia'
• Where it is illegal to kill a butterfly
• Huckleberry Finn's remedy for warts
• What bodily fluid the Romans used as a hair treatment

And much, much more!

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781615572632
  • Publisher: Penguin Group (USA)
  • Publication date: 7/7/2009
  • Pages: 208
  • Product dimensions: 4.30 (w) x 7.80 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Noel Botham is chairman and founding member of the Useless Information Society. Botham and the rest of his team lurk mostly around London.

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  • Posted February 22, 2010

    Hilarious...

    lots of obscure and vauge facts about just about anything! Excellent for trivia and for just passing the time. Almost anyone can find an interesting section to make them either laugh or sigh!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 20, 2010

    I love some useless information

    I love read books like these. Good conversation starter.

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