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Apr 12, 1994
| ISBN 9780345381118
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Apr 12, 1994 | ISBN 9780345381118
"When inquiring minds want to know, there is someone to turn to for an answer."WALL STREET JOURNALCecil Adams’s first two books covered everything from the real lyrics to "Louie, Louie," to whatever became of Einstein’s brain. You probably thought you couldn’t stand any more genius in one lifetime. Well, fasten your intellectual seat belts! Inside you’ll find 100% guaranteed top quality brilliance on every page, as he winsomely and wisely answers questions like these: Can people really hear radio broadcasts through their teeth? What does Queen Elizabeth carry in that purse, anyway? So how DO porcupines mate? And many more. When you hear the answers, you’ll be glad someone asked the questions.
Cecil Adams is the author of The Straight Dope, More of the Straight Dope, Return of the Straight Dope, Triumph of the Straight Dope, and The Straight Dope Tells All. All of Cecil’s dealings with the public are handled by his editor and confidant, Ed… More about Cecil Adams
Cecil Adams is at it again. His first two books covered everything from the real lyrics to "Louie, Louie" to whatever became of Einstein’s brain. (Answer: it’s in a bunch of bottles in Weston, Missouri). You’ve probably thought you couldn’t stand any more. But wait! Can you bear to live another minute without knowing:Can people really hear radio broadcasts through their teeth?What is a merkin?So how do porcupines mate?What got into this guy Phillips that made him think we needed a new kind of screwdriver?And there’s a raunchy chapter on sex education that may put an end to romance forever.
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