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The Extraordinary Book of Useless Information: The Most Fascinating Facts That Don't Really Matterby Don Voorhees
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Faster than a speeding bullet, more useless than ever before.
The #1 New York Times bestselling series reaches new heights of irrelevance with this powerfully pointless, all-new collection of the things you never need to know.
Do you actually care that...
There are more incredibly pointless and delightfully entertaining things to discover in this new entry in the #1 New York Times bestselling series.
You probably never knew
Ronald Reagan is the only president who has been divorced.
It is estimated that half of the worlds spider species have yet to be discovered.
November 15 is National Clean Out Your Refrigerator Day.
And did you really ever have to know
The whiskers on a harbor seal are known as vibrissae”?
Modern scholars believe Isaac Newton may have had Aspergers syndrome?
In the 1920s, Hollywood made twice as many films a year as it does today?
Nothing you'll ever need to know is in this book
The #1 New York Times bestselling series continues to prove that there are plenty of things in this world no one needs to know about.
Why bother learning that...
* Poland sells a drink called Fart Juice?
* ATMs in Vatican City are in Latin?
* a two-year-old learns about ten new words a day?
* President George Washington checked out two library books that
are now 220 years overdue?
Do you really need to know...
* how many clocks are in the Pentagon?
* which state has towns called Intercourse and Virginville?
* what WD-40 stands for?
* the state with the fastest drivers?
About the Author
Don Voorhees is the author of The Incredible Book of Useless Information, The Super Book of Useless Information, The Indispensable Book of Useless Information, The Perfectly Useless Book of Useless Information, The Essential Book of Useless Information, and Disgusting Things: A Miscellany. A native of Morris County, New Jersey, he now lives in Pennsylvania.
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