Was Drink Toasting Originally a Way to Avoid Poisoning?
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Was Drink Toasting Originally a Way to Avoid Poisoning?

This urban myth proves you shouldn’t believe everything you read on the internet.

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Vintage & Historical

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Ripley's Cartoon of the Day

Sunday Cartoon! - May 19, 2024

Cartoon of the Day

LaVerne Biser, a 105-year-old Texas resident, has witnessed 13 solar eclipses.

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!