Monday, June 15, 2009
RIPLEY'S BELIEVE IT OR NOT
GMA Network bought the rights and revived Ripley's in the Philippines. This time Chris Tiu of the Ateneo Blue Eagles was chosen as host. It is part of the "Bilib Ka Ba? Nights"Block of the Network which premiered August 18, 2008. Ripley's Beleive it or not was first aired at ABC 5 (TV5) hosted by Raymond Bagatsing."Ripley's Believe It or Not! is a franchise, founded by Robert LeRoy Ripley, which deals in bizarre events and items so strange and unusual that readers might question the claims. (Authorities at the company insist that they thoroughly investigate everything and ensure their accuracy before they publish their research. This is emphasized on their television show, where they often say "If you see it on Ripley's, you can bet that it's real"