Ripley’s daily fun facts cartoon was started in 1918 by Robert Ripley. The cartoon contains stories so bizarre it can only be called “Believe It or Not!”
Vending machines kill four times more people than sharks do!
Your fastest-growing nail is on your middle finger.
Fredric Baur, creator of the Pringles® can, had his ashes buried in one!
Joseph Stalin often had photos edited to remove people who had died or left office.
Brian Jackson applied enough pressure to fill 227,000 party balloons in order to lift a 5,000-pound trailer!
Norway once knighted a king penguin!
Using an x-ray laser, scientists have created a sound so loud that it can vaporize water on contact!
Galileo’s middle finger is on display at the Museo Galileo in Florence, Italy.
Your nostrils take turns receiving the majority of the air you breathe.
Brunch was first introduced in 1895 as a post-hangover meal!