Review: Uncle John’s Canoramic Bathroom Reader

Review: Uncle John’s Canoramic Bathroom Reader
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Back in the day, when the Internet was a gleam in the eyes of online chess players and Simpsons fans, the conglomerate of encyclopedic information didn’t really exist yet. Uncle John’s Bathroom Reader series was launched back in 1988, giving those with a thirst for knowledge and some, ahem, time to kill, an opportunity to indulge and become smarter. … read more

Review: Uncle John’s Lists That Make You Go Hmmm…

Review: Uncle John’s Lists That Make You Go Hmmm…
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Aside from their massive tomes of knowledge, the Uncle John’s series has also had a grand catalog of oddity books that, while they may not fit into the regular series, prove to be informational and fun. Lists That Make You Go Hmmm… is a great example of an era long gone with the random fact-checking of Wikipedia and Google. … read more