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A Dictionary of Idiocy: An Utterly Quirky Guide to General Ignorance
Stephen Bayley.
Publisher: Gibson Square.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781906142629.  Daedalus Item Code: 63300
Why do we love mountains? How did fear of drinking from skulls lead to cremation? And where does the word "cocktail" come from? In this endlessly browsable A-to-Z of modern idiocy—beginning with the ... (Read More)
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Do You Think You're Clever?: The Oxford and Cambridge Questions
John Farndon. Libby Purves, intro.
Publisher: Icon.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781848311329.  Daedalus Item Code: 62387
Does a Girl Scout have a political agenda? If you're not in California, how do you know it exists? And what happens when you drop an ant? Here John Farndon—who is after all a Cambridge ... (Read More)
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Dog Shaming 2017 Day-to-Day Calendar
Pascale Lemire.
Publisher: Andrews McMeel.   Format: calender.
ISBN: 9781449476748.  Daedalus Item Code: 65726
Oh, we love them—but they are so bad sometimes. And they know it. So it's only natural that this canine cringing and human frustration resulted in DogShaming.com, a website of guilty dog ... (Read More)
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Dogfight at the Pentagon: Sergeant Dogs, Grumpy Cats, Wallflower Wingmen, and Other Lunacy from the Wall Street Journal's A-Hed Column
Barry Newman, ed.
Publisher: Harper Perennial.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780062333193.  Daedalus Item Code: 54072
One of the Wall Street Journal's most popular features for more than 70 years, the daily A-Hed column—named for a graphical header that suggested the letter A—has diverted readers from the ... (Read More)
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Flying Nuns Kit: A Habit-Forming Game

Publisher: Running Press.   Format: .
ISBN: 9780762440092.  Daedalus Item Code: 66186
Never mind Sally Field, these flying nuns are yours to launch into the heavens—or at least across a table. The game kit contains two sets of miniature nuns (three in white, three in black) and a ... (Read More)
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Fowl Play: Ask the Chicken, Road Crossing, Feather Plucking, Hunt and Peck, and Other Chicken Challenges
Patrick Merrell.
Publisher: Storey.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781603424875.  Daedalus Item Code: 63644
Not just a book of chicken jokes, this fowl collection from puzzle master and cartoonist Patrick Merrell follows up Bird Brainteasers and Coffee Time with freshly hatched logic puzzles, ... (Read More)
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Freedom's Just Another Word for People Finding Out You're Useless: A Dilbert Book
Scott Adams.
Publisher: Andrews McMeel.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780740778155.  Daedalus Item Code: 40934
In this 2009 collection, with Sunday strips and daily strips all in color, Ratbert becomes the boss's official "mole" in the organization; Wally is taken "out of the loop" and finds his new cubicle ... (Read More)
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From Rocks to Rockets: A Humorous History of Warfare
William Gilkerson.
Publisher: Osprey.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781846034978.  Daedalus Item Code: 40180
As a boy William Gilkerson—now a painter, sailor, historian, and winner of Canada's Governor General's Literary Award—used to draw little soldiers, an addiction that led to this tongue-in-cheek ... (Read More)
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George Washington Is Cash Money: A No-Bullshit Guide to the United Myths of America
Cory O'Brien. Soren Melville, illus.
Publisher: Perigee.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780399173486.  Daedalus Item Code: 61558
The author of Zeus Grants Stupid Wishes and host of the website BetterMyths.com, Cory O'Brien is back to regale us with his blog-style take on American history and myth—which are the same ... (Read More)
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Giant Book of Dirty Jokes
Compiled by "Mr. J".
Publisher: Castle Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780890098127.  Daedalus Item Code: 62817
Originally published from 1976 to 1981 as The World's Best Dirty Jokes, More of the World's Best Dirty Jokes, and Still More of the World's Best Dirty Jokes, this omnibus ... (Read More)
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The Golden Ass of Lucius Apuleius
M.D. Usher, adaptation. T. Motley, illus.
Publisher: Godine.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781567924183.  Daedalus Item Code: 36319
A favorite of private presses and illustrators since the invention of printing, Lucius Apuleius's 2nd-century comic masterpiece traces the misadventures of a young man who is a bit too curious about ... (Read More)
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Greetings from the Borscht Belt: The Best Broads of Comedy
Totie Fields, Pearl Williams, Rachel Jordan, Jean Carroll, Sophie Tucker, Betty Ross, Sylvia Stoun & others.
Publisher: Fuel 2000.   Format: 1 cutout audio CD.
ISBN: 302061903.  Daedalus Item Code: 50322
Throughout the mid-20th century, a string of hotels and resorts in the Catskill Mountains catered to Jewish Americans, and the affectionately nicknamed Borscht Belt became renowned for its comedic ... (Read More)
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