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!”
There are about 5,000 species of ladybugs.
Boars wash their food!
Percival Lugue of the Philippines has a collection of more than 20,000 fast-food toys!
Colombian farmers Germán Orlando Novoa Barrera and Reina Maria Marroquín grew a massive mango that weighed in at 9.36 pounds!
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Corn cob holders resembling little ears of corn were patented in 1909.
An arctic walrus dubbed Wally was spotted on an Irish beach more than 2,500 miles south of its natural habitat in March 2021, leading researchers to believe he fell asleep atop a drifting iceberg!
Everyone breathes louder when they sleep.
French impressionist artist Pierre-Auguste Renoir created around 4,000 paintings in his lifetime.
Owls can’t move their eyes.
The largest reported snowflake measured 15 inches wide!