By David Feldman
Ponder, if you happen to will ... Has an individual ever noticeable a stay Cornish video game chicken? Why do quarterbacks say ''Hut''? Why do ''sea'' gulls congregate in parking plenty of purchasing facilities? What does the ''Q'' in Q-Tips stand for?
Pop tradition guru David Feldman demystifies those questions and lots more and plenty extra in Are Lobsters Ambidextrous? a part of the Imponderables® series—the unchallenged resource of solutions to civilization's daily mysteries—and charmingly illustrated by means of Kassie Schwan, this e-book offers you details that encyclopedias, dictionaries, and almanacs simply do not need. and give it some thought, the place else are you going to determine what occurs to the caffeine left over from making decaffeinated coffee?
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Are Lobsters Ambidextrous?: An Imponderables Book by David Feldman