From the creators of the hugely popular BBC quiz showQI
, a brilliant sequel to their New York Times bestseller, 1,227 Quite Interesting Facts to Blow your Socks Off.
1,339 Quite Interesting Facts to Make your Jaw Drop
is bursting with mind-boggling morself of trivial - informative, hilarious, sometimes arcane or utterly useless, but always entertaining. Every fact in this magnificent little volume has been researched with punctilious care in order to bring you the truth in its purest form. .
Did Your Know?
-Wagner only ever wore pink silk underwear.
-Ther are 34,000 statues of Kim Il Sung in North Korea.
-There is a cult in Malaysia that worships a giant teapot.
-Charles Darwin's tortoise Harriet died in 2006 at the age of 176.
-Prozac makes fish angry