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By Carl Hiaasen

Andrew Yancy—late of the Miami Police and soon-to-be-late of the Monroe County sheriff’s office—has a human arm in his freezer. There’s a logical (Hiaasenian) reason for that, yet no longer for the way and why it parted from its shadowy proprietor. Yancy thinks the boating-accident/shark-luncheon rationalization is stuffed with holes, and if he can turn out homicide, the sheriff may well rescue him from his grisly healthiness Inspector gig (it’s now not referred to as the roach patrol for nothing). yet first—this being Hiaasen country—Yancy needs to negotiate a disadvantage process wildly unpredictable occasions with a team of much more wildly unpredictable characters, together with his just-ex lover, a hot-blooded fugitive from Kansas; the twitchy widow of the frozen arm; avariciously confident real-estate speculators; the Bahamian voodoo witch referred to as the Dragon Queen, whose suitors are blinded unto dying via her bizarre charms; Yancy’s new real love, a kinky coroner; and the eponymous undesirable monkey, who with hilarious aplomb earns his position between Carl Hiaasen’s maximum characters.

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Bad Monkey

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In 2001, Belgium was the only country in the world whose government had more female ministers than male. 37 There was no Christmas Day in Flanders in 1582: in that year they made their change from the Julian to Gregorian calendar and omitted the last ten days of the year from December 22 to 31. The Belgian hare is not a hare but a rabbit. ALBERT I, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO, EURO, FROGS, HIPPOPOTAMUS, LEGS, METEOROLOGY, STRAWBERRY, St. ” When President James Garfield was shot in 1881, Bell was summoned to devise a way to search for the bullet.

It is supposedly the most valuable patent of all time. BENFORD’S LAW First stated by Dr Frank Benford in 1938, this is the law that tells us, paradoxically, that numbers are far more likely to begin with a “1” than any other digit. ” Effectively, all numbers arise from a counting process. Counting up to 9 uses each digit once (we exclude 0 as a possible starting digit). From 10 to 19, everything begins with 1, which puts 1 in a big lead. All the others catch up by the time we get to 99, but from 100 to 199, the “1” numbers storm ahead again.

GEORGE II, THIRTEEN, WIMBLEDON AZERBAIJAN The first time Pope John Paul II stayed in a hotel was during his visit to Azerbaijan in 2002. ” Babbage argued that, if this were true, the world population would remain constant. ” COMPUTATION BABIES Research has shown that men are better than women at detecting the smell of newborn babies. Trials at the Munich Institute of Medical Psychology in 2001 showed that men were more successful than women at correctly identifying from the smell whether T-shirts had been worn by babies or older children.

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