QI: The Third Book of General Ignorance

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Faber & Faber, Sep 29, 2015 - Humor - 368 pages

The Third Book of General Ignorance gathers together 180 questions, both new and previously featured on the BBC TV programme's popular 'General Ignorance' round, and show why, when it comes to general knowledge, none of us knows anything at all.

Who invented the sandwich? What was the best thing before sliced bread? Who first ate frogs' legs? Which cat never changes its spots? What did Lady Godiva do? What can you legally do if you come across a Welshman in Chester after sunset?


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Where is the nearest natural rainforest to Britain?
Which country has the secondbiggest film industry?
Which company is the worlds largest manufacturer of tyres?
Popeye eat spinach?
How old do you have to be for a Club 1830 holiday?
Which day is added to make a leap year?
What colour are the flags on the Moon?

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John Lloyd devised The News Quiz, Not the Nine O'Clock News, Spitting Image, and Blackadder. John Mitchinson is the original Marketing Director of Waterstone's, became Managing Director of Cassell and now runs Unbound.

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