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70 Year Old Tries To Row Across Atlantic: 'My Cabin Nearly Became My Coffin'

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 08.18.2016 | Weird News

Stein Hoff left New York City on May 15 in a rowboat, hoping to cross the Atlantic in 90 days ― a daring stunt only a handful of brave adventurers h...

The Bizarre Inspiration For Elmer Fudd

Posted 06.05.2013 | Books

The following is excerpted from Neal Thompson's new book A Curious Man: The Strange and Brilliant Life of Robert "Believe It or Not!" Ripley. It is a...

An Interview With Comics Legend Walt Simonson and His Adaptation of Alien

Bryan Young | Posted 01.12.2013 | Books
Bryan Young

For its part, the illustrated story of Alien is unlike any movie adaptation I've read. It manages to capture the essence of the film, the pacing, the terror, and the lived in feel better than any film-to-comic I've ever encountered.

6 Totally Bizarre Wedding Stories

Posted 09.21.2012 | Weddings

Weddings are known to get a little weird sometimes. It's when they get really weird that they get into a "Ripley's Believe Or Not" book. The lates...

A-Sides With Jon Chattman: Alice Ripley Lets It Rip

Jon Chattman | Posted 04.29.2012 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

It's been two-plus years since Alice Ripley electrified Broadway with her staggeringly brilliant and brave performance as a mother suffering from bipolar disorder in the Pulitzer Prize-winning musical Next to Normal.