Was the Declaration of Independence Really Signed on July 4th, 1776?
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Was the Declaration of Independence Really Signed on July 4th, 1776?

Well, that’s the day it went to the printer, but… 

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Ripley's Cartoon of the Day

July 11, 2024

Cartoon of the Day

In 2024, a political party in Germany called for kebabs to be subsidized.

Ripley's Cartoon of the Day

Robert Ripley began the Believe It or Not! cartoon in 1918. Today, Kieran Castaño is the eighth artist to continue the legacy of illustrating the world's longest-running syndicated cartoon!