Joe Edelman

The Useless Knowledge Infomaster is creator of the world-famous Web site Involved with the 'Net since 1995, Joe Edelman was a part of the original management team that worked to take VerticalNet, Inc., from a B2B start-up through a 1999 IPO and on to become the leading developer of online business communities and solutions. His online brainchild has been applauded by Time, TBS Superstation, Maxim, Seventeen, PC World, ESPN: The Magazine, Muscle and Fitness, and Yahoo Internet Life Magazine.

Joe is also an award-winning advertising, fashion, and editorial photographer. His work can be seen at, and his studio is based in the Philadelphia Metro area. His book, Useless Knowledge, was published by St. Martin's Press.

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Useless Knowledge: Answers to Questions You'd Never Think to Ask

by Joe Edelman and David Samson

Brainchild of the wildly successful, this trivia book has already gained legions of fans before it even hits the shelves. Looking like a course catalog, Useless Knowledge offers to replace all that important stuff its taken years to accumulate with a ton of amusing and nonsensical tidbits.

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