Posts tagged: QI: The Book of Animal Ignorance

Who’d ‘a thowt it

One of the highlights of my week is watching QI on tv on Thursday. It’s a quiz show hosted by Stephen Fry and the questions are absurdly difficult, but the answers incredibly enlightening in a font of useless knowledge sort of way.

For example, last night I learned that Charles Dickens invented the word boredom in his novel, Bleak House. Read more ›››