Ripley's Believe It or Not by Ripley’s Believe It or Not! for January 05, 2021

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    eromlig  over 3 years ago

    I once had…oh, never mind. Get out there and VOTE, Georgia!

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    Templo S.U.D.  over 3 years ago

    What was Daniel doing kicking the safe? Taking out his anger of not getting the right combination?

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    pearlsbs  over 3 years ago

    Buttermilk is the liquid left over after churning out the butter.

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    Bilan  over 3 years ago

    The definition of irony: Jack Daniel’s own invention could’ve saved his life.

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    Caldonia  over 3 years ago

    However, some of the communion bread got away due to lack of gravity, and everyone was sad. Believe It Or Not.

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    Caldonia  over 3 years ago

    Also, dragonflies aren’t dragons. Believe It Or Not.

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    flashdrive1988  over 3 years ago

    … and powdered milk contains no water.

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    jimmjonzz Premium Member over 3 years ago

    Milk snails produce no milk. (I have two in my terrarium.)

    Goat milk is certified goat-free.

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    UmmeMoosa  over 3 years ago

    I have never bought buttermilk but I heard people say the popular Persian drink “Doogh” ,,my fave, taste like itNote: not a popular taste for westerners

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    dlasher  over 3 years ago

    The buttermilk you buy in the supermarket is arguably not “real” buttermilk.

    Traditional buttermilk, the liquid left over from churning butter, had a distinct tangy flavor because naturally-present bacteria were allowed to ferment the milk before churning. (Apparently, turning lactose into lactic acid helped separate the milkfat from the protein.)

    From what I can tell, modern commercial butter, “sweet cream butter”, is made from unfermented milk. The “cultured buttermilk” sold in stores is made by adding specific bacteria to low-fat or whole milk to simulate the flavor of traditional buttermilk.

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    danholt  over 3 years ago

    What, no Space Food Sticks? Did Pillsbury (or whoever) lie to us? Or Tang even?

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    bookworm0812  over 3 years ago

    Guess that safe showed HIM!

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    Huckleberry Hiroshima  over 3 years ago

    Yes, and pineapples have nothing to do with pine trees or apples.

    Take care, may Swedish catfish net manufacturer Sjebord be with you, and gesundheit.

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    Michael G.  over 3 years ago

    The Jack Daniel story is not true. Look it up.

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    Dkram  over 3 years ago

    Buttermilk is what is left over after the process of making butter just as whey is left over from making cheese.

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    Aliveandwell  over 3 years ago

    Butter milk is a by product of cream being churned into butter.

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    DawnQuinn1  over 3 years ago

    A rich person could, and did, go on a lunar mission.

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    Stonehouses3  over 3 years ago

    Buttermilk does contain butter.

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    dv1093  over 3 years ago

    I think I will dispute that buttermilk “fact”.

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    ForrestOverin  over 3 years ago

    Jack Daniel must’ve had disgustingly dirty feet. Too busy distilling booze to bathe, apparently. There has to be a moral imperative in here somewhere…

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    WCraft Premium Member over 3 years ago

    He should’ve soaked his toe in his own product.

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    Ricky Bennett  over 3 years ago

    Just goes to show you that no safe is safe…

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    spaced man spliff  over 3 years ago

    Even today just the thought of buttermilk creeps me out. I had to drink it in lieu of a penicillin shot (never could figure out why). It turned my stomach—literally.

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    RandomLantern445  over 3 years ago

    How did they eat it on the moon? Wouldn’t their hand (or fork) just bonk the helmet?

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    larryh77  over 3 years ago

    Should we believe Mr. Graziano, or Wikipedia? Not sure. But the Jack Daniel story is questionable. From Wikipedia: Daniel died from blood poisoning in Lynchburg on October 9, 1911.1 An oft-told tall tale is that the infection began in one of his toes, which Daniel injured one morning at work by kicking his safe in anger when he could not get it open (he was said to always have had trouble remembering the combination).9 However, Daniel’s modern biographer has asserted that the story is not true, offering evidence that Daniel raged on the safe a few years before dying of unrelated gangrene.12

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    6turtle9  over 3 years ago

    Is there an echo in here? Buttermilk!

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    Rich C. Premium Member over 3 years ago

    ‘The first food eaten on the moon’…by humans you mean?

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    pbr50138  over 3 years ago

    Butter in buttermilk might make it taste better because it’s a MAJOR YUCK.

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