Uncle John's Factastic Bathroom Reader (Paperback)

By Bathroom Readers' Institute

Portable Press, 9781626864269, 512pp.

Publication Date: October 26, 2015



Uncle John got a Factastic facelift for the 28th all-new edition of this beloved book series -- now with a classy flexibound cover on the outside and a sleek style on the inside All of Uncle John's Bathroom Reader favorites are packed into these 512 glorious pages - from little-known history to the origins of everyday things--plus odd news, weird fads, quirky quotes, mind-bending science, head-scratching blunders, and all sorts of random oddities. Oh yeah, and thousands of incredible facts Feel smarter (and a bit more dignified) as you settle into:

- Weird Body Parts of the Rich and Famous
- The Wild Man of Borneo
- Cryptic Movie Titles Explained
- "Pathological Generosity" and Other Real Medical Conditions
- How to Perform CPR on Your Dog
- When Postal Workers Go Rogue
- Start Your Own Country
- Animals Under the Influence
- Welcome to No Mans Land
- The Mad Potter of Biloxi
- Saved From the Trash: The "Lost Leonardo"
- The Ten Longest Wars in History
- Stomach-churning Food-Safety Mistakes
- You Swallowed What?
- Incredible Stories of Survival
- The Case of the Stolen Bridge and Other Weird Crime Reports

And much, much more

About the Author

The Bathroom Readers' Institute is a tight-knit group of loyal and skilled writers, researchers, and editors who have been working as a team for years. The BRI understands the habits of a very special market, Throne Sitters, and devotes itself to providing amazing facts and conversation pieces. They are based in Ashland, OR, and San Diego.