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Ripley's Believe It or Not by John Graziano for October 23, 2014

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  1. Guilty Bystander  about 6 years ago

    Makes sense…I often ask elephants to figure out square roots and median figures for me.

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  2. TEMPLO S.U.D.  about 6 years ago

    So slaves fought to see if he’d be free or a new owner’s slave?

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  3. phelpsgates  about 6 years ago

    Pedantic correction: the torpedo did not hit the Trinidad in the North Atlantic. This occurred in the Barents Sea (an area of the Arctic Ocean) as convoy PQ-13 headed for Murmansk in the Soviet Union.

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  4. corpcasselbury  about 6 years ago

    And she was hit by a bomb and set afire during a German air attack, which killed another 43 men, and the decision was made to scuttle her.

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  5. Say What Now‽ Premium Member about 6 years ago

    Can the elephant do calculus? Well…neither can I.

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  6. Packratjohn Premium Member about 6 years ago

    My dog is good at basic arithmetic. If I put three biscuits in my pocket, but only give her two, she can solve for the missing biscuit. She has no trouble with pi, either.

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