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Additionally, the Institute will often publish articles and other contributions sent in from readers. Recurring articles such as "Flubbed Headlines", "Oops", and "Classifieds" often depend on these contributions. Currently, the institute publishes three books a year; a "classic" reader, and two "plunges into" editions, one for a location such as a U.
Their volumes contain information on subjects such as quotes, dumb criminals, palindromes , anagrams , urban legends and hoaxes , failed inventions , the history of everyday things, and accidental discoveries, as well as articles on pop culture and ' celebrities ' such as Emperor Norton see Features. Throughout the books, there are what the BRI calls "running feet" - short fun facts on the bottom of each page. A typical example is "An object on Jupiter would weigh , times more than it would on Pluto.
After the book's success, Uncle John's 2nd Bathroom Reader was published in , with a third and a fourth book being added to the series in the subsequent years. These earlier books are distinct from the rest not only due to their short length, but because of the writing style: Short articles starting with a brief history of the subject, followed by several tidbits on the subject.
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After the initial four books, the BRI decided that it would publish further volumes under its own label, and Uncle John's 5th Bathroom Reader was released in October ; notable for a revised writing style, more and longer articles, and the introduction of new recurring features, Uncle John's 5th set what would become the standard design for every book going forward. In , the Bathroom Readers' Institute revised its writing style yet again, adopting a more 'encyclopedic' style, as well as spreading longer articles throughout the book. For the first 15 years, "Bathroom Readers" referred to just one series.
Now, there were several competitors none quite as successful and quite a few series within the BRI.
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Books 15—18 began to move away from the format seen in previous books, using two- and three-part articles, and sometimes removing popular recurring features in favor of the longer format. Besides the annual editions and omnibuses, many topic specific editions were also published. These editions focused on such things like individual U.