Top 20 Countdown
To keep things fair, we determined our rankings based on page views, meaning YOU the reader voted each time you read a blog.
#20 – Plane Brought Down by 2,000 Farting Sheep
A plane was brought down because the 2,186 sheep in their cargo bay farted too much, setting off alarms and forcing pilots to make an emergency landing.
#19 – Santa’s Devilish Friend Krampus
You know Santa brings toys to nice children, but Krampus comes to punish the naughty ones. Behave yourself or you might just find yourself whisked away by the switch-wielding Krampus!
#18 – Animal Oddities & Pranks of Nature
From our YouTube show, we talk about two-headed cats, cyclops sharks, albino whales, and a two-trunked elephant.
#17 – The Human Oddities of Ripley’s
Another episode from our YouTube series, we delved into the world of the Vampire Woman, a Lizard Man, and the tallest man to have ever lived, Robert Wadlow!
#16 – Girl Can Lick Her Elbow, Eyes & Nose
You can see Adrianne Lewis in our 2012 book, Download the Weird! When Ripley’s met her last, her tongue measured in at a giant 3.5 inches long.
#15 – Man Covers Home & Palm Trees in Aluminum Foil
Looking like something out of a pulp sci-fi comic, the walls, windows, driveway, and even the palm trees glisten with metallic flare in the Florida sun.
#14 – Back to the Future Predictions that Came True!
On October 21, 1985 Marty McFly rocketed 30 years into the future with Doc Brown in a time traveling Delorean. How well did our future stack up? Some of the predictions in the movie have actually come true!
#13 – Man Builds Entire World Map in His Backyard
After 20 years abroad, Danish Søren Poulsen returned to his home at Lake Klejtrup, and was inspired to build an entire world map after finding a stone that reminded him of Jutland.
#12 – Medical Survival X-Rays (OMG!)
A few of the most unbelievable survival stories with the pictures to prove it. If you ever wondered what it’s like to swallow your fork, now you can see what it looks like.
#11 – Rare “Pocket Shark” Found, is Second Ever Seen
Scientists found the rare shark in their holding tanks, but it’s just a baby. This is only the second shark of this species ever discovered.