Mental Floss Presents In The Beginning: From Big Hair to the Big Bang, mental_floss presents a Mouthwatering Guide to the Origins of Everyt by of M Editors of Mental FlossMental Floss Presents In The Beginning: From Big Hair to the Big Bang, mental_floss presents a Mouthwatering Guide to the Origins of Everyt by of M Editors of Mental Floss

Mental Floss Presents In The Beginning: From Big Hair to the Big Bang, mental_floss presents a…

byof M Editors of Mental Floss

Paperback | November 6, 2007

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Sure, you know all about the birds and bees. But did Dad ever tell you that it wasn't a stork that put that shiny can opener in your kitchen drawer? Or paperclips started out as proud, Nazi-fighting warriors? And did he tell you how cruise control was originally conceived by a blind genius? From mullets to Silly Putty, lie detectors to karaoke, we've got the true stories behind everything you didn't think had stories. Because if you're looking for answers, In the Beginning is the place to start.

(Right to left): Will Pearson and Mangesh Hattikudur met as freshmen at Duke University and in their senior year parlayed their cafeteria conversations into the first issue of mental_floss magazine. Five years later, they're well on their way to creating a knowledge empire. In addition to the magazine, a board game, a weekly CNN Headli...
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Title:Mental Floss Presents In The Beginning: From Big Hair to the Big Bang, mental_floss presents a…Format:PaperbackDimensions:288 pages, 9.25 × 7.38 × 0.72 inPublished:November 6, 2007Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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