The Second QI Book of General Ignorance

Just when you thought it was safe to start showing off again, the QI team are back with another lorry-load of common mistakes and misunderstandings.

The Second QI Book of General Ignorance

Just when you thought it was safe to start showing off again, the bestselling authors of The Book of General Ignorance and 1,277 QI Facts To Blow Your Socks Off are back. With a foreword by Stephen Fry, this parcel of unimaginable information is here to solve a few common misconceptions, mistakes and misunderstandings. Octopuses have six legs, oranges aren't orange, bats aren't blind, napoleon wasn't short, vikings didn't wear horned helmets, there is no such thing as a fish. QI: The Second Book of General Ignorance is the essential set text for everyone who's proud to admit that they don't know everything, and an ideal stick with which to beat people who think they do. John Lloyd and John Mitchinson are the bestselling authors of QI: The Book of General Ignorance and 1,277 QI Facts To Blow Your Socks Off. Here they present a wonderful collection of astonishingly interesting facts, perfect for pub quiz lovers, trivia buffs and general knowledge experts alike.

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The Second QI Book of General Ignorance
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: John Lloyd, John Mitchinson
Categories: Common fallacies
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03-05 - Publisher:

Just when you thought it was safe to start showing off again, the bestselling authors of The Book of General Ignorance and 1,277 QI Facts To Blow Your Socks Off are back. With a foreword by Stephen Fry, this parcel of unimaginable information is here to solve a few common
The Second Book of General Ignorance
Language: en
Pages: 342
Authors: John Lloyd, John Mitchinson
Categories: Common fallacies
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher:

The QI team are back with another lorry-load of mistakes and misunderstandings. The Second Book of General Ignorance is the essential set text for everyone who's proud to admit that they don't know everything, and an ideal stick with which to beat people who think they do.
The Second Book of General Ignorance
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: John Mitchinson
Categories: Common fallacies
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-04-07 - Publisher:

Who made the first aeroplane flight? How many legs does an octopus have? How much water should you drink every day? What is the chance of tossing a coin and it landing on heads? What happens if you leave a tooth in a glass of coke overnight? What is house
QI
Language: en
Pages: 391
Authors: John Lloyd, John Mitchinson
Categories: Common fallacies
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Faber & Faber

Just when you thought it was safe to start showing off again, the bestselling authors of The Book of General Ignorance and 1,277 QI Facts To Blow Your Socks Off are back. With a foreword by Stephen Fry, this parcel of unimaginable information is here to solve a few common
The Book of General Ignorance
Language: en
Pages: 266
Authors: John Lloyd, John Mitchinson
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Crown Pub

Presents a whimsical compendium of popular misconceptions, misunderstandings, and common mistakes based on "common knowledge," culled from the fields of history, science, literature, and biography, presenting such "helpful" facts as French toast comes from Rome, camels originated in North America, coffee is not made from beans, and more. 80,000 first