Uncle John's Triumphant 20th Anniversary Bathroom Reader (Uncle John's Bathroom Reader Annual)

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At a whopping 600 absorbing pages, Uncle John pulled out all the stops to make the behemoth Triumphant 20th Anniversary Bathroom Reader the epitome of Throne Room entertainment.

Happy birthday, Uncle John! This 20th anniversary edition proves that some things do get better with age. Since 1987, the Bathroom Readers’ Institute has led the movement to stand up for those who sit down and read in the bathroom (and everywhere else for that matter). Uncle John’s Triumphant 20th Bathroom Reader is jam-packed with 600 pages of all-new articles (as usual, divided by length for your sitting convenience). In what other single book could you find such a lively mix of surprising trivia, strange lawsuits, dumb crooks, origins of everyday things, forgotten history, quirky quotations, and wacky wordplay? Uncle John rules the world of information and humor, so get ready to be thoroughly entertained as you read about:

 

* The incredible (edible) history of bread
* The secret congressional bomb shelter
* Farts in the news
* The history of the aloha shirt
* The real Zorro
* The worst city in America
* How your taste buds work
* It’s the Peanuts story, Charlie Brown
 And much, much more!

 

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Uncle John's Triumphant 20th Bathroom Reader is packed with 600 pages of all-new, absorbing material. You'll find all of your favorites: obscure trivia, strange lawsuits, dumb crooks, origins of everyday things, forgotten history, quotations, wordplay, and much, much more. So come celebrate two decades of great throne room reading with the talented folks at the Bathroom Readers' Institute! Read about: *The Origin of the Golden Rule *The History of the Pay Phone *Real Life Sea Monsters *How Your Tastebuds Work *The Real Life Zorro *Viewmaster and the 3-D Revolution *Space Needles, Ferris Wheels, and the Weirdest Structures of All Time *Books by Crooks *Pugilism: The History of Boxing *The Truth About Cowboys and Indians *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.

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