Why Do Pirates Love Parrots?
Bigger than Johnny Depp! Less expensive than a movie ticket with a large tub of buttered popcorn and a large soda (even if unlimited refills are included)! Why Do Pirates Love Parrots? not only answers the title question (a surprise to me: Pirates actually did often take parrots aboard their ships) but scores of other questions, including such fun-for-me-to-research conundrums as:
Along with the usual Imponderables, for only the second time in our history, we tackle Unimponderables, the annoying questions we get asked frequently even if they arent really true Imponderables (yes, we take on such warhorses as Why Did Kamikaze Pilots Wear Helmets? and Why Do Drive-Up ATMs Have Braille Markings?).
And for the first time ever, we have a section of Updates of old Imponderables. Yes, there have been new developments in the quest to find out When Do Fish Sleep?, Why Cant We Tickle Ourselves?, Why Is Yawning Contagious?, and Why Does M&M Keep Changing Its Color Combinations?