mental floss presents Condensed Knowledge: A Deliciously Irreverent Guide to Feeling Smart Again
Loaded with meaty trivia and tasty, bite-sized facts!
mental_floss is proud to offer a delicious, hearty helping of brain-food that's sure to fire up your neurons and tantalize your synapses. Condensed Knowledge is a mouthwatering mix of intriguing facts, lucid explanations, and mind-blowing theories that will satisfy even the hungriest mind!
5 tiny nations that get no respect • 4 civilizations nobody remembers • 5 classics written under the influence • 4 things your boss has in common with slime mold • 3 schools of thought that will impress the opposite sex • 4 things Einstein got wrong • 5 classical tunes you know from the movies • 3 famous studies that would be illegal today • 2 religious mysteries solved by chemistry • 5 scandals that rocked art, and much more ...
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Mental Floss Rocks!User Review - jo27 - Overstock.com
If you love trivia welcome to Mental Floss! Hugely entertaining! Great information delivered with great humor and care. I highly recommend this for anyone who enjoys reading. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - woodge - LibraryThing
This compendium of factoids is a fun read but probably not something you'd read all at once. It's kind of like a bathroom reader (not that I'm doing that). And in fact, I did read this in several ... Read full review