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, 11 months ago

    What did the River Thames back then smell like: sewer sludge?

  2. Bob

    Bob said, 11 months ago

    @TEMPLO S.U.D.

    Id guess rotting corpses.

  3. Alexikakos

    Alexikakos said, 11 months ago

    The weight of water is 62.42 pounds/foot^3.

    Using 2000 pounds per ton, the largest blue whales are 400,000 pounds.

    Dividing through, that turns out to be 6,408.2 cubic feet.

    That’s a cube of water almost 18’ 7" on a side.

    Put another way, that’s just over 1 2/3 typical 53 feet long 18-wheeler trailers full of water.

  4. Alexikakos

    Alexikakos said, 11 months ago

    This source says that Parliament was actually suspended.


    @ TEMPLO S.U.D. You are correct.

  5. Juice- Bruce

    Juice- Bruce said, 11 months ago

    I remember a river that caught on fire here in the US back in the 60’s just do not remember what city it was in.

  6. Cooncat

    Cooncat said, 11 months ago

    @Juice- Bruce

    @Juice- Bruce

    It was in Cleveland, and the river was the Cuyahoga river … late 60’s IIRC.

  7. James Wolfenstein

    James Wolfenstein said, 11 months ago

    Poor guy. Is he still running?

  8. Peam

    Peam said, 11 months ago

    With a nose like that he was probably worried about the rotten things much further afield, like in the state of Denmark.

  9. DoubleM

    DoubleM said, 11 months ago

    @James Wolfenstein

    I believe they were referring to multiple athletes, not any particular individual.

  10. Simon_Jester

    Simon_Jester said, 11 months ago

    Who else saw this lil’ racist screed coming?

  11. goweeder

    goweeder GoComics PRO Member said, 11 months ago

    “A Kenyan con artist has won the last two United States presidential races.”

    As soon as you close a rathole, another rat shows up, eager to spout hate politics.

  12. Night-Gaunt49

    Night-Gaunt49 GoComics PRO Member said, 11 months ago

    @TEMPLO S.U.D.

    Pollution was lethal. The famous London smog was killing people, the Thames was a flowing cesspool of toxins and the occasional corpse.

  13. Night-Gaunt49

    Night-Gaunt49 GoComics PRO Member said, 11 months ago

    You are sick, mentally—-seek help. Please.

  14. Dave Darwin Bayani

    Dave Darwin Bayani said, 11 months ago

    Thames River stinks. Ew.

  15. Ag8O'SulMada

    Ag8O'SulMada said, 11 months ago

    Let’s see if the Jamaicans can take over the Kenyans’ running status. They have emerged as among the fastest Olympic runners in the past eight years.

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