By Noel Botham
From the creators of the number one long island occasions bestseller The publication of lifeless Information—a choice of even better insignificance.
extra lifeless than ever ahead of! provoke know-it-all acquaintances with this all-new hodgepodge of frivolous proof and foolish data that nobody fairly must recognize. yet in truth, how cool is it to determine that...
there's a position in Maryland known as Monkey's Eyebrow
Giving yellow plants is an indication of undesirable good fortune in Russia
One forehead wrinkle is the results of 200,000 frowns
Paper will be made of asparagus
this is often the e-book that may additionally inform you...
The which means of 'mageirocophobia'
the place it really is unlawful to kill a butterfly
Huckleberry Finn's treatment for warts
What physically fluid the Romans used as a hair treatment
and masses, even more!
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