Do bugs live in your eyelashes?
What does human flesh taste like?
Can you really catch a cold by standing in the rain?
How do astronauts POO in space?
What foods can cure a hangover?
Why is yawning contagious?
Is eating BOOGERS bad for you?
These and many other questions are answered in this 228 page book of useless and GROSS information about your body. Did you know the human skin of an executed criminal was used to bind the book that contained the facts of his crimes, trial and execution? Or, and this one is Maggie’s personal favorite, that 80% of household dust is made of the dead skin cells we shed continually?
Shock your friends with bodily facts. Be the life of the party when you tell of furniture made from human body parts. Surprise your doctor at your next physical with knowledge even he doesn’t know!
Now you can win your very own copy of Why You Shouldn’t Eat Your Boogers and Other Gross or Useless Information About Your Body by Frances Gould.
But WAIT! That’s not all! Not only will you win this fascinating book, but you’ll also get a $10 gift card for Borders! That’s a $13 book and a $10 card, for a total of a prize value of $23!
1. Leave a comment here for your official entry. If your name ain’t here, you ain’t in it! (I save the entries here for contact info)
2. Blog it for an extra 5 entries.
3. Each day I will be posting an interesting factoid from the book. Leave a comment on those post for an additional entry.
Contest ends at 11:59 pm on Saturday, August 23rd and the winner will be announced in my Sunday Salon post. (Winner will be picked using Research Randomizer)