Straight Flush: The Story of Uncle John’s Bathroom Reader


Before smartphones took over the world, you would often see a magazine rack in someone’s bathroom. Magazine articles are short or long, and you selected what to read by how long you thought you’d be in there. That’s exactly the idea that John Javna had while sitting on the toilet one day in 1987. The first Uncle John’s Bathroom Reader was published in 1988, which makes the series 30 years old now.

“John created it … based on the tradition that the whole family read a lot in the…

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