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!”
Caffeine serves the function of a natural pesticide in a coffee plant!
“Alliumphobia” is the fear of garlic!
A Kentucky doctor once took the time to deliver another woman’s baby while about to go into labor herself.
Julia Roberts’ smile is insured for $30 million!
Toasting a glass of wine at the table was not a means of celebration. It was used to determine that the wine was not poisoned!
Not all Swiss cheese has holes in it!
On Mercury, one day is two years long!
Halley’s comet won’t orbit past Earth again until 2061!
The human skull is not one giant bone but rather 22 smaller bones.
In 2016, a 24-hour red wine fountain was introduced in Abruzzo, Italy!