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Ripley's Believe It or Not by John Graziano for June 23, 2019

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    ghretighoti  6 months ago

    …and that calendar was more accurate than the one we use today.

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    Leroy Premium Member 6 months ago

    … but the personal planner was only 5 tons.

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    TEMPLO S.U.D.  6 months ago

    It has been six years since Russia classed beer as alcoholic?! What had they been thinking it was all this time?

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    jasonsnakelover  6 months ago

    They thought it was a non alcoholic drink all this time? I wonder what tipped them off.

    I use a desktop Chuck Norris calendar that’s considerably lighter.

    Take care and may God bless.

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    Z51 Premium Member 6 months ago

    I believe vodka is the cheapest and most available drink of choice in Russia

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    whahoppened  6 months ago

    The calendar didn’t need a chain to keep anyone from absentmindedly walking away with it.

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    NeedaChuckle Premium Member 6 months ago

    Whoops! I made a mistake! I need another stone!

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    MosheWaisberg  6 months ago

    but the world didn’t end in 2012

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    Gent  6 months ago

    Does it matter where vodka replaces tea and coffee as regular beverages? ;o)

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    Bacon’s revenge   6 months ago

    Wouldn’t drown

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    Huckleberry Hiroshima Premium Member 6 months ago

    Big countdown about 6 months into that third year.

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    Rad-ish. Premium Member 6 months ago

    How did they change the calendar every month?

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    joeatwork212  6 months ago

    Bet it was hard to tear off the pages.

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    Stephen Gilberg  6 months ago

    Lucky lungfish can miss an entire presidential term.

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    Spock  6 months ago

    Rock on! The Ancient Egyptians used a stone casket 481 feet high, weighing in at 7.5 million tons!

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    Spock  6 months ago

    During times of drought, the Mauretanian Crocodile can survive in the Sahara desert in self-dug underground tunnels for months.

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    Spock  6 months ago

    In Germany, there is an idiom: Beer is no alcohol, but a basic food.

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    craigwestlake  6 months ago

    It took the classification committee until 2013 to get sober enough to work…

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    bennie33801  6 months ago

    1. Who watched the African lung fish for the length of time of hibernation. 2. Who classified the beer as a alcoholic drink, probably a nondrinker or just a reason to tax something.

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    poopsypoo Premium Member 6 months ago

    #1. I can’t hang that one on my wall on a nail like my present one so I can’t use it. #2. I don’t think I could get comfortable hurried in mud for 4 years. #3. I’d like to know how they kept that one secret for that long. Especially the way I’ve heard they drink in Russia!

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    WCraft Premium Member 6 months ago

    And they really hated it when they had to reschedule an event that they had “chiseled” onto the calendar.

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