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    ITEM#: 12343178

    Don Voorhees is the author of The Essential Book of Useless Information and Disgusting Things: A Miscellany. A native of Morris County, New Jersey, he now lives in Pennsylvania.
    It doesn't get any more useless than this!

    The most inconsequential entry yet in the #1 New York Times bestselling series proves that information is overrated.

    Your life won't be improved by knowing that...

    ? Frank Sinatra's mother was a convicted felon.
    ? Bugs Bunny was born in Brooklyn.
    ? The average American home contains $90 in loose change.
    ? It is illegal to use the American flag in advertising.

    And there's no good reason to also discover...

    ? Which game show host previously worked as a garbageman.
    ? Which day of week is the most popular to rob a bank.
    ? Which millionaire loaned his kidnapped grandson ransom money at 4 percent interest.
    ? Which country once had a dog for a king.



    Specs

    ISBN 9780399535871
    Format Paperback
    Pages 243
    Publisher Date 2010-05-04 00:00:00.0
    Publisher Tarcherperigree
    Copyright Year 2010
    Height 8.25 in
    Wdth 4.5 in
    Thickness 0.75 in
    Unit weight 0.4 lb
    Language English
    Subtitle You'll Never Need to Know Anything That's in This Book--But Read It Anyway
    Audience General/trade
    Authors Voorhees, Don
    Country of Origin United States

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