Archive | February, 2011
Unique & Unbelievable “Terminator” Statue Unveiled at Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Orlando

Unique & Unbelievable “Terminator” Statue Unveiled at Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Orlando

ORLANDO, Fla. (Feb. 23, 2011) – Arnold Schwarzenegger decreed “I’ll be back!” in his most famous movie line. But not even Arnold could have imagined that his return would be in the form now on display at Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Orlando Odditorium.  The Terminator statue is now on display in the Odditorium lobby […]

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Coffee Cups to Meteorites – Eating Couch Cushions to a Lint Last Supper – Ripley Radio’s February 21st Episode is a Bit Strange

Ripley Radio is a journey through the weird, wacky, whimsical, wild, and totally unbelievable world of the odd, strange and unusual. Each show provides listeners with amazing and absolutely true tales of today as well as unbelievable facts culled from the extensive archives of the company that has been freaking out families for more than […]

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U.S. National Anthem Recognized 80 Years Ago on March 3 – Thanks to Robert Ripley!

U.S. National Anthem Recognized 80 Years Ago on March 3 – Thanks to Robert Ripley!

ORLANDO, Fla. (Feb. 22, 2011) – The Star Spangled Banner’s lyrics were written by Francis Scott Key and the song has been sung by millions of Americans.  But it was none other than Robert Ripley who started an effort to recognize the song as America’s national anthem.

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SIMON & SCHUSTER, INC. AND RIPLEY ENTERTAINMENT, INC. IN SALES AND DISTRIBUTION AGREEMENT

New York, (Feb. 15, 2011)  – Simon & Schuster, Inc. has entered an agreement with Ripley Entertainment, Inc. to handle all sales, distribution and fulfillment in the United States and Canada, it was announced today. The agreement is effective April 1, 2011.

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Abe would be Amazed at Giant Lincoln Penny Sculpture Acquired by Ripley’s Believe It or Not! – Honest!

Abe would be Amazed at Giant Lincoln Penny Sculpture Acquired by Ripley’s Believe It or Not! – Honest!

ORLANDO, Fla. (Feb. 7, 2011) – They say a penny saved is a penny earned. If that’s true, an aspiring Michigan artist has certainly earned a place at Ripley’s Believe It or Not!  for using individual pennies to create a giant replica of a Lincoln penny.  

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