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!”
Hell actually does freeze over – it’s the name of a town in Norway!
A cross between a zebra and a donkey is called a “zedonk”!
Boxer crabs, also called “pom-pom crabs,” defend themselves by waving around sea anemones!
Tap water ran hot pink in Coal Grove, Ohio, in June 2019!
A Monterey Cypress in La Jolla, California, is thought to have inspired the Truffula Trees in Dr. Seuss’ “The Lorax.”
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!