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President Obama Comes to Times Square! (Sort of)

President Obama Comes to Times Square! (Sort of)

New York, NY (March 31, 2009) – Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square today unveiled a portrait of President Barack Obama made entirely of gumballs-12,784 of them! The amazing 12,784-gumball portrait is now on display at Ripley’s The one-of-a-kind, six-by-six foot portrait of the President, which can be seen for free from Ripley’s street entrance, […]

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Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Commissions an “Unofficial” Portrait of President Obama

Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Commissions an “Unofficial” Portrait of President Obama

The unique 6’ by 6’ portrait is made from 12,784 Gumballs! RAVENNA, Ohio (Jan. 19, 2009) – While President Obama’s official portrait is significant because it’s the first time a digital camera was used to create a Presidential portrait, the “unofficial” Obama portrait commissioned by Ripley’s Believe It or Not! is unique as well – […]

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