The McSweeney’s Book of Lists

McSweeney's Internet Tendency

Doing research on idiosyncratic lists and taxonomies earlier this week, I came across McSweeney’s, well, list of lists. It’s also available in book form (Mountain Man Dance Moves: The McSweeney’s Book of Lists). Here’s a small selection (do I need to mention that doing research, in this case, means googling up…):

Four Simple Steps to Becoming More Decisive

Thomas Hobbes’s “State of Nature” Adjectives That Befit My Hangover

We Have Ways to Make You Talk

Clint Eastwood Film or Gay Porn?

Actual Titles of Victorian Periodicals

Words Never Used in the Titles of Remotely Good Films

Variants of Walking, As Defined By The United States Department of Agriculture

IKEA Product or Lord of the Rings Character?

Complete List of Creatures in a Land Called Honah Lee

Secret Canadian Superweapons in Development

Dialects of the Common Bumblebee

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