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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!

Smelling Like a Zombie & a Lake Monster Named Pepie

Smelling Like a Zombie & a Lake Monster Named Pepie

Episode 141 Believe It or Not! there’s a perfume out there that makes you smell like a Zombie. What does a Zombie smell like?  While hard to describe, Mark Crames, president of the company that manufactures it, explains why he created it and compares its smell to something that will […]
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Rocks that Move, an Honest Thief & a UFO Festival

Rocks that Move, an Honest Thief & a UFO Festival

Episode 140 We begin a series of reports this week on the unbelievable, unusual and strange aspects of our US National Parks. Author Mike Oswald kicks the series off by revealing the one park that is many things -  below sea level, the hottest, driest AND largest, and is the […]
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Peanut Shell Artwork & The Sexiest Con-joined Twins Ever

Peanut Shell Artwork & The Sexiest Con-joined Twins Ever

Episode 139 Artist Steve Casino has chosen an unusual medium for his art – peanut shells – on which he paints the famous and the infamous. He tells us how he does it and why he began this strange endeavor and what his friends really think of it (and him).  […]
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Why We Love Horror Flicks & a Chat with a Blind Movie Critic

Why We Love Horror Flicks & a Chat with a Blind Movie Critic

Episode 138 Actor J. Larose, star of several popular horror films, joins us this week to talk about the genre and why it is so appealing to the public and world-renown FX artist Barry Anderson describes his new adventure – Ghoul School where he teaches the precise and often macabre […]
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Seven Years of Hiccups & Human Spontaneous Combustion

Seven Years of Hiccups & Human Spontaneous Combustion

Episode 137 This week on Ripley Radio, we present two unbelievable mysteries. What makes a person hiccup for seven years and is there really such a thing as spontaneous human combustion?  Is there a cure and what is it like to live with continuous hiccups, and is there such a […]
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Visiting Popeye’s Home Town & a Half-Blind Baseball Pitcher

Visiting Popeye’s Home Town & a Half-Blind Baseball Pitcher

Episode 136 One of the oldest cartoon characters in the world is Popeye the Sailor Man and this week we learn from Chad Lewis that Chester, Ill. lays claim as the hometown of the character and each year holds an off-beat picnic in his honor. Getting into the big leagues […]
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Favorite Foods of Dead Celebrities & The Art of Eating Light Bulbs

Favorite Foods of Dead Celebrities & The Art of Eating Light Bulbs

Episode 135 Variety entertainer extraordinaire Todd Robbins drops by this week and tells us that he has eaten more than 5,000 light bulbs during his career as part of his act. It’s a learned skill and one has to be very careful, he notes. Frank DeCaro, a celebrity in his […]
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Getting Lucky, Being Lucky & Lucky Charms

Getting Lucky, Being Lucky & Lucky Charms

Episode 134 Lucky is the topic this week as we celebrate St. Patrick’s Day 2013 on Ripley Radio, the official broadcast station of Ripley’s Believe It or Not!  Stacy Lee Goforth tells us that if you believe strongly enough, you can create your own luck and that virtually anything can […]
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Pushups on Eggs, a $185,000 Cigar & Walking on Water

Pushups on Eggs, a $185,000 Cigar & Walking on Water

Episode 133 While most of us can’t imagine doing a one-armed pushup of any kind, Darryl Learie holds a world record doing them – with all of his weight balanced on a single egg! He stops by this week and explains how he does it without making omelets. Juan Panesso […]
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Wild Men, Hot Water Bottles & Not Missing Work for 44 Years

Wild Men, Hot Water Bottles & Not Missing Work for 44 Years

Episode 132 Detroit’s Deborah Ford retired from the US Post Office in February having never missed a day of work in her 44 years. She visits this week and tells us how she did it. Also this week on Ripley Radio, the official broadcast program of Ripley’s Believe It or […]
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