Amelia Earhart, Living Dead Dolls & Near Death Experiences – all on April 14 Edition of Ripley Radio

Amelia Earhart, Living Dead Dolls & Near Death Experiences – all on April 14 Edition of Ripley Radio

ORLANDO (April 14, 2014) – Amelia Earhart to fly solo around the world! Big news then, big news now and Ripley Radio this week talks with the “new” Earhart as she plans her 28,000 mile journey. The 31-year old tells Ralf that with the name her parents gave her, she was destined to be a […]

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The Mummy of John Wilkes Booth & Feelin’ What You’re Readin’ – all on April 7 Edition of Ripley Radio

The Mummy of John Wilkes Booth & Feelin’ What You’re Readin’ – all on April 7 Edition of Ripley Radio

ORLANDO (April 7, 2014) – Presidential conspiracies go back to the first assignation of a U.S. president. This week on Ripley Radio, the official broadcast program of Ripley’s Believe It or Not!, historian James Taylor reveals that John Wilkes Booth, the actor who killed Abraham Lincoln, may not have been caught as thought and went […]

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Ripley’s Believe It or Not! National Tour to Discover Strange, Weird, & Unbelievable Items Comes to Panama City Beach

Ripley’s Believe It or Not! National Tour to Discover Strange, Weird, & Unbelievable Items Comes to Panama City Beach

Ripley’s looking to buy items from the public at its “Bizarre Buying Bazaar” in Panama City Beach, April 25 & 26 PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (April 2, 2014) – Not sure what to do with that shrunken head that’s been taking up space in the closet? Ripley’s Believe It or Not! has a solution for […]

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Shrunken Torsos, Spam, & Pathological Generosity – all on March 31 Episode of Ripley Radio

Shrunken Torsos, Spam, & Pathological Generosity – all on March 31 Episode of Ripley Radio

ORLANDO (March 31, 2014) – Ripley’s has the world’s greatest collection of shrunken heads, but we also have a couple very rare shrunken torsos and dozens of mummified body parts in the archives. James Taylor’s series on mummies continues this week on Ripley Radio, the official broadcast program of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! and […]

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New Mummies, Baseball Oddities & April Pranks – all on March 24 Episode of Ripley Radio

New Mummies, Baseball Oddities & April Pranks – all on March 24 Episode of Ripley Radio

ORLANDO (March 24, 2014) – It’s springtime at Ripley Radio, the official radio program of Ripley’s Believe It or Not!, and that means more unbelievable baseball oddities and April Fool’s Day pranks. We talk with our favorite weird baseball mogul, Mike Veeck and he tells us of his plans to feature bobble legs, instead of […]

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Sumo Wrestlers, Crying Babies & Ghost Hunting as Family Fun – all on March 17 Edition of Ripley Radio

Sumo Wrestlers, Crying Babies & Ghost Hunting as Family Fun – all on March 17 Edition of Ripley Radio

ORLANDO (March 17, 2014) – Believe It or Not! there is an event in Japan in which Sumo wrestlers compete in how long and loud they can make babies cry. The 400-year old traditional spring competition is coming up in April and you’ll hear all about this week from Chad Lewis on Ripley Radio, the […]

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Ripley’s Believe It or Not! heads to Arizona in search of bizarre items

Ripley’s Believe It or Not! heads to Arizona in search of bizarre items

Ripley’s Believe It or Not! will be holding one of its “Bizarre Buying Bazaar” events at Arizona Science Center on March 21 & 22. The concept is simple: people bring their weird items in for an “oddpraisal” and if it’s strange enough to be a part of the Ripley’s collection, they may get an offer […]

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Exploding Head Syndrome & Kissing the Blarney Stone – all on the March 10 Edition of Ripley Radio

Exploding Head Syndrome & Kissing the Blarney Stone – all on the March 10 Edition of Ripley Radio

ORLANDO (March 10, 2014) -This week on Ripley Radio, the official radio program of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! features a fellow who has kissed the famous Blarney Stone in Ireland. Chad Lewis claims that it has helped him with his gift of gab. In our popular Weird Medical Malady of the Week segment, Jodi […]

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Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies Celebrates Birth of Baby Penguin

Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies Celebrates Birth of Baby Penguin

Gatlinburg, Tenn.  (March 1, 2014)…..Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies is celebrating the   birth of its second African Black-Footed Baby Penguin.  The new baby boy penguin weighs in at    4.85 pounds and is now being monitored around the clock by the experienced Ripley Husbandry Team.  The historical event of the birth of the first African Black-Footed […]

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Hotel California, Deputy Dan Ackroyd & a Pot Pavilion – all on March 3 Episode of Ripley Radio

Hotel California, Deputy Dan Ackroyd & a Pot Pavilion – all on March 3 Episode of Ripley Radio

ORLANDO (March 3, 2014) – The world’s largest vinyl record now serves as the roof of the Forum in Los Angeles. The huge copy of the Eagles’ Hotel California spins at 17 miles-per-hour and has 15,000 LED lights. Angela reports on the unique addition to the LA skyline on this week’s Ripley Radio, the official […]

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