Ripley's Believe It or Not by John Graziano

Ripley's Believe It or Not

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  1. TEMPLO S.U.D.

    TEMPLO S.U.D. said, 12 months ago

    So Christmas has been going on in the home of the free and land of the brave for 143 years?! Wow. Merry Christmas, “Ripley’s Believe it or Not” readers.

  2. BRI-NO-MITE!!

    BRI-NO-MITE!! said, 12 months ago

    One time I saw a chukar, a kind of partridge, in a pear tree.

  3. Bruno Zeigerts

    Bruno Zeigerts said, 12 months ago

    One of my favourite variations of ’The Twelve Days of Christmas was sung by an impersonator using various celebrity voices, starting with Foster Brooks.
    Wish I could find a copy of it.
    Another great rendition was sung on the Mary Tyler Moore show, where Mary, Murray, Ted and Mr. Grant are furious with each other but wind up singing the song at a party.

  4. gmartin997

    gmartin997 GoComics PRO Member said, 12 months ago

    The cost of the 12 gifts of Christmas could be debateable. Pipers piping, ladies dancing, drummers drumming, lords a leaping, etc. don’t work for minimum wage. Then there’s the cleanup.

  5. Noreen Klose

    Noreen Klose said, 12 months ago

    Merry Christmas to all of you!

  6. Frogman_tg

    Frogman_tg GoComics PRO Member said, 12 months ago

    Merry CHRISTmas one and all!!!

  7. A Common 'tater

    A Common 'tater said, 12 months ago

    @Frogman_tg

    A Happy Holiday to the rest of us who aren’t celebrating the coming of the Messiah, yet.

  8. Cooncat

    Cooncat said, 12 months ago

    It was President Grant who signed the bill making Christmas an official U.S. holiday. Unfortunately, that is probably Grant’s best known achievement, as his presidency was ruined by politicians he put his trust in. He should have known that he couldn’t trust politicians like he trusted his fellow West Pointers.

  9. tom_wright

    tom_wright said, 12 months ago

    @Frogman_tg

    And to you, Frogman, Peace On Earth.

  10. tom_wright

    tom_wright said, 12 months ago

    I’ve been wondering when some bright young ACLU lawyer would pick up on the notion that Santa Claus is a religious figure. Bet they realize that but the hypocrite SOBs won’t touch it with a 100’ pole!

  11. corpcasselbury

    corpcasselbury said, 12 months ago

    @Bruno Zeigerts

    Then there’s Jeff Foxworthy’s “Redneck Twelve Days of Christmas”. Totally hilarious.

  12. bawana

    bawana said, 12 months ago

    A christian rip-off of a pagan harvest festival, with a fake birthday(july, actually) of an imagined"savior" thrown in for good measure! Life is a LOT easier when your an existential nihilist!

  13. A_Dream4u

    A_Dream4u said, 12 months ago

    We’re smearing ourselves with mud and burning the entrails of a sacrificed animal tonight in celebration of…. What’s this I hear about a “Pagan ritual?” Sounds like fun!

  14. ReneTray

    ReneTray said, 12 months ago

    @TEMPLO S.U.D.

    Ty.

  15. ReneTray

    ReneTray said, 12 months ago

    @Noreen Klose

    Ty.

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