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The show is an unpredictable and fun-filled hour that will prove beyond all dimensions that Ripley’s is indeed, the global authority on the weird, strange and bizarre. Each show provides listeners with amazing and absolutely true tales of today as well as unbelievables from the extensive archives of the company that has been freaking out families for more than 90 years!

Amelia Earhart, Living Dead Dolls & Near Death Experiences

Amelia Earhart, Living Dead Dolls & Near Death Experiences

Episode 183 Amelia Earhart to fly solo around the world! Big news then, big news now and Ripley Radio this week talks with the “new” Earhart as she plans her 28,000 mile journey. The 31-year old tells Ralf that with the name her parents gave her, she was destined to […]
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The Mummy of John Wilkes Booth & Feelin’ What You’re Readin’

The Mummy of John Wilkes Booth & Feelin’ What You’re Readin’

Episode 182 Presidential conspiracies go back to the first assassination of a U.S. president. This week on Ripley Radio, the official broadcast program of Ripley’s Believe It or Not!, historian James Taylor reveals that John Wilkes Booth, the actor who killed Abraham Lincoln, may not have been caught as thought […]
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Shrunken Torsos, Spam, & Pathological Generosity

Shrunken Torsos, Spam, & Pathological Generosity

Episode 181 Shrunken Torsos, Spam, & Pathological Generosity Ripley’s has the world’s greatest collection of shrunken heads, but we also have a couple very rare shrunken torsos and dozens of mummified body parts in the archives. James Taylor’s series on mummies continues this week on Ripley Radio, the official broadcast […]
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New Mummies, Baseball Oddities & April Pranks

New Mummies, Baseball Oddities & April Pranks

Episode 180 It’s springtime at Ripley Radio, the official radio program of Ripley’s Believe It or Not!, and that means more unbelievable baseball oddities and April Fool’s Day pranks. We talk with our favorite weird baseball mogul, Mike Veeck and he tells us of his plans to feature bobble legs, […]
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Sumo Wrestlers, Crying Babies & Ghost Hunting as Family Fun

Sumo Wrestlers, Crying Babies & Ghost Hunting as Family Fun

Episode 179 Believe It or Not! there is an event in Japan in which Sumo wrestlers compete in how long and loud they can make babies cry. The 400-year old traditional spring competition is coming up in April and you’ll hear all about this week from Chad Lewis on Ripley […]
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Exploding Head Syndrome & Kissing the Blarney Stone

Exploding Head Syndrome & Kissing the Blarney Stone

Episode 178 This week on Ripley Radio, the official radio program of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! features a fellow who has kissed the famous Blarney Stone in Ireland. Chad Lewis claims that it has helped him with his gift of gab. In our popular Weird Medical Malady of the […]
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Hotel California, Deputy Dan Ackroyd & a Pot Pavilion

Hotel California, Deputy Dan Ackroyd & a Pot Pavilion

Episode 177 The world’s largest vinyl record now serves as the roof of the Forum in Los Angeles. The huge copy of the Eagles’ Hotel California spins at 17 miles-per-hour and has 15,000 LED lights. Angela reports on the unique addition to the LA skyline on this week’s Ripley Radio, […]
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World’s Oldest Facebook User & The Vampire Syndrome

World’s Oldest Facebook User & The Vampire Syndrome

Episode 176 Ripley Radio, the official radio show of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! talks with the world’s oldest Facebook user,105 year old Edythe Kirchmaier this week. We called her at work and she took a few minutes off to chat with Ralf with an F. We also talk with […]
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Hexes, Sword Swallowing & Stone Man’s Syndrome

Hexes, Sword Swallowing & Stone Man’s Syndrome

Episode 175 Hexes, Sword Swallowing & Stone Man’s Syndrome It’s World Sword Swallowers Day on Saturday, February 22, and more than 30 performers will be displaying their dangerous art at 15 Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Odditoriums and at the Arizona Science Center in Phoenix. The originator of this weird […]
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Casting a Love Spell, Strange Wedding Chapels & a Truck Made of Ice

Casting a Love Spell, Strange Wedding Chapels & a Truck Made of Ice

Episode 174 Casting a Love Spell, Strange Wedding Chapels & a Truck Made of Ice With Valentine’s Day approaching, this episode of Ripley Radio, the official radio show of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! could prove to be a life saver for the lovelorn. Ripley’s resident witch, Judika Illes has […]
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