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Seven weird Colorado moments in Ripley's Believe It or Not!: Strikingly True!

Strikingly True!, from the Ripley's Believe It or Not! folks, is dubbed a "yearbook of the weird." So naturally, Colorado is well represented.

Page through below to check out seven weird Colorado moments as highlighted by the Ripley's crew -- including one story that graced the cyber-pages of the Latest Word last year. And while we can't vouch for its truth, it's definitely striking.

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