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Ken Jenningss Trivia Almanac is the ingeniously organized book where, for a change, the all-time Jeopardy! champ gets to ask the questions-and where every day of the year will give you the chance to test your trivia mettle.

For example-February 21: In 1912, on this day, Teddy Roosevelt coined the political phrase “hat in the ring,” so Ken Jennings fires off a series of “ring” questions. What two NFL quarterbacks have four Super Bowl rings each?* What rings are divided by the Cassini Division?** Also on this date, in 1981, the “goth” music scene was born in London, so heres a quiz on black-clad icons like Darth Vader, Johnny Cash, and Zorro. Do you know the secret identities of Ivanhoes Black Knight*** or Men in Blacks Agent M****?

In this ultimate book for trivia buffs and other assorted know-it-alls, the 365 entries feature “This Day in History” factoids, trivia quizzes, and questions categorized by Jennings as “Easy,” “Hard,” and “Yeah, Good Luck.” Topics cover every subject under the sun, from paleontology to mixology, sports feats to Bach suites, medieval popes to daytime soaps. This addictive gathering of facts, oddities, devilishly clever quizzes, and other flights of fancy will make each day a fun and intriguing new challenge.

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Joseph Perozzi, January 23, 2011 (view all comments by Joseph Perozzi)
I'll make this simple: If you love trivia, you'll love this collection by one of its proven masters. Esoteric! Eccentric! And Totally Electric! Just buy it, there's no reason not to!
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780345499974
Author:
Jennings, Ken
Publisher:
Villard Books
Subject:
Trivia
Subject:
Questions and answers
Subject:
Encyclopedias
Subject:
Almanacs
Subject:
Games-Mental Puzzles
Copyright:
Publication Date:
20080131
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
544
Dimensions:
9.42x7.61x1.40 in. 2.30 lbs.

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