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So Now You Know: Revised and Updated
So Now You Know: Revised and Updated

So Now You Know: Revised and Updated

A Compendium of Completely Useless Information

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192 Pages, 4.5 x 6.5

Formats: Cloth

Cloth, $14.95 (US $14.95) (CA $19.95)

Publication Date: April 2021

ISBN 9781950355044

Rights: WOR

Bright Hart Books (Apr 2021)

Not Yet Published. Estimated release date: April 2021
 

Overview

Discover the delights of purely useless knowledge as you feast on this delectable stew of peculiar facts, exotic notions, and incidental information

Did you know that Northern Issue invented "splinter-free" toilet paper in the 1930s and that up until then it was common to find splinters in toilet rolls? Did you know that Superman had a pet monkey named Beppo? Or that a bedbug can consume its body weight in blood in five minutes? Did you know that a survey of 1,400 Oscars speeches showed that disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein was thanked more frequently than God? Did you know that George Washington was a direct descendant of Duncan I of Scotland, best remembered for his murder at the hands of Shakespeare's Macbeth? Or that Wat Misaka, a 5'7" guard of Japanese descent, was the first non-white player in the NBA? So…now you know.

Author Biography

Harry Bright & Harlan Briscoe are a couple of guys with an insatiable appetite for puzzling questions, unlikely answers, and curious trivia. In short, they are two guys with way too much time on their hands.