Ripley's Believe It or Not by Ripley’s Believe It or Not! for August 11, 2015

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    Храм С.О.Д. (Templo S.U.D. ucraniano)  almost 7 years ago

    In the Zangers’ case, not very often you hear of living great-great-grandparents.

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    Bilan  almost 7 years ago

    Leo and Ruth must be broke and exhausted.

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    SharkNose  almost 7 years ago


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    bookworm0812  almost 7 years ago

    Jeepers! Just how many CHILDREN does that couple have?!?!? And just how young were they when they started out?!

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    markhughw  almost 7 years ago

    46+54+1=101, not 100

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    JBetty Premium Member almost 7 years ago

    Do they have 20 kids or what?!

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    derdave969  almost 7 years ago

    Well, I’m certain you won’t do that and the world will be a better place for it.

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    Old Texan75  almost 7 years ago

    Apparantly they nor their childrens children, unto the second generation,don’t spend a lot of time watching TV

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    paullp Premium Member almost 7 years ago

    I think this is how Adam and Eve got started. Give it another 5000 years and the Newest Testament will start with, "In the beginning, God created Leo and Ruth . . . " The list of begats will never end.

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    comixbomix  almost 7 years ago

    Apparently, the valleys aren’t too dry in Quincy, Illinois…

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    Brown Leghorn  almost 7 years ago

    I was taught at PS 202 that Anarctica is a desert! Then people stare at me in disbelief whe I tell them that!

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    Nighthawks Premium Member almost 7 years ago

    lessee now, there’s Uncle Ben’s Rice , there’s Minute Rice, there’s Rice-a-Roni, there’s Spanish Rice …….

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    Ryker510  almost 7 years ago

    my great grandparents had 6 kids, 36 grandchildren, 104 great grandchildren, and 5 great great grandchildren

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    Nicole™ (vaxxed & boosted)  Premium Member almost 7 years ago

    Imagine how many grandchildren the Duggars will have.

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    jocatric  almost 7 years ago

    I agree…

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    Phil721  almost 7 years ago

    So who was the weather observer 2 million yrs ago?

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    Tarredandfeathered  almost 7 years ago

    Actually, your Racist Joke is Wrong..It’s pronounced Shi, or Gohan, or beikoku or hakumai or gokoku.. And sometimes Curry Raisu (karē raisu) .

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    Thehag  almost 7 years ago

    We learned (or didn’t,) from the potato famine that it is important to have different varieties of staple crops. Some of the varieties will be resistant to any diseases that develop. If you plant only one type it is possible that a disease outbreak will ruin the entire yield. Since a huge percentage of the world relies on rice this is good news, but only if there is a good variety of types being planted in quantity.

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    TB73  almost 7 years ago

    I went to school with a girl called Lucy who had a daughter at 15 . 15 years later her daughter had a daughter. She had a daughter at 14. So at the grand old age of 44 Lucy was a great grand mother. Lucy’s mother is 60 her grand mother is 78 and her great grand mother is 97 all opting to having children at a very young age. So now there are 6 generations in the same family.

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    Lamberger  almost 7 years ago

    Take that, ZPG!

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