Tag Archive for Bigfoot

Will this new technology help find Bigfoot?

Frame capture from the Patterson Gimlin film, to date, the most discussed piece of Bigfoot evidence.

I doubt it. It’s not lack of tech that’s the problem. It’s far more fundamental than that. But will this new technology help spot a hoax quickly? That would be useful. Can MIT Help Solve the Mystery of Bigfoot? Matt Knapp thinks that Bigfoot research is a mess right now. Knapp blames the setbacks on…

‘Exists': found-footage Bigfoot movie acquired by Lions Gate Entertainment

Pikes Peak Highway Bigfoot from Wikimedia Commons (CC BY-SA 3.0)

It looks like Bigfoot may be taking to the big screen again soon in the horror movie Exists, as Lions Gate Entertainment purchased the distribution rights to the film at South by Southwest (SXSW). SXSW: Lionsgate Picks Up Bigfoot Horror Film ‘Exists’ (The Hollywood Reporter): Eduardo Sánchez, best known for co-directing the genre-defining movie The…

Sasquatch sighting reported on Vancouver Island

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The latest in Sasquachery. Same ol’ stuff. Purported Sasquatch tracks found on Vancouver Island | CTV Vancouver News. Fisheries officer Luke Swan Jr. told CTV News he was out in his boat patrolling Ahousaht territory near Tofino last Wednesday when he saw a mysterious figure crouching on the coast. “Something really big stood up, probably…

Dyer’s tour of the Bigfoot body a bust?

The alleged body of Bigfoot from Dyer's Bigfoot Today web site.

Dyer having a hard time with his Bigfoot body tour: Is Bigfoot dead? As I noted to this reporter from Albuquerque where Dyer had trouble finding a venue and gave up, why should anyone wish to be associated with a guy who has “fraud” so predominantly associated with his name? […] we have the promise of…

Bigfoot promotes tourism

Who's messin' with who?

This is nothing new but how long will it take for people to miss the “fake” part. Not long, and since its for tourism, the promoters won’t care why you come, just that you come. Bigfoot videos planned to promote tourism – Logan Daily News: News. There’s enough interest in local sightings of Bigfoot —…

The Bigfoot defense: Bigfoot caused me to crash the car

Watch out. Bigfoot (double) crossing.

Ghosts and demons are often blamed for bad judgement calls. Now, it’s Bigfoot. And, why the hell not? Right? Teen blames Bigfoot in Fairfield Twp. crash – SalemNews.net. A 17-year-old Columbiana teen claimed he saw Bigfoot while driving on Bunker Hill Road last week. According to the highway patrol report, Robert James Mehlen Sevenich of…

Not Bigfoot prints in Malaysia

Photo courtsey of Wiki Commons

Footprints on property caused a man to panic and think it was Malaysia’s Bigfoot. Giant footprints are not that of Bigfoot, says Wildlife Department – Nation | The Star Online. The Department of Wildlife and National Parks (PERHILITAN) has poured cold water on bizarre claims by villagers that they found footprints belonging to a Bigfoot…

10 million up for grabs in new Bigfoot show

Michael Merchant as a team member in the 10 Million Dollar Bigfcot Bounty

Just what we need, another Bigfoot show. This one, however, looks entertaining: less playing scientist and more gonzo. Featuring a blend of silly and serious, sort of like Survivor. “10 Million Dollar Bigfoot Bounty” Premieres Friday, January 10 at 10pm ET/PT on Spike TV « Spike Press. Spike TV is raising the stakes by not…

Shooting occurred during “Bigfoot hunt”

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What’s the Harm in Bigfoot hunting? Someone is going to get shot! Rogers County Sheriff’s Office: Man Wounded In Possible Bigfoot – NewsOn6.com – Tulsa, OK – News, Weather, Video and Sports – KOTV.com |. Rogers County Sheriff’s Department made multiple arrests in what appears to be an accidental shooting. Some involved say it happened…

Homo sapiens cognatus posited as new name for Bigfoot

Screen shot from Ketchum's new website

Dr. Melba Ketchum has registered the name Homo sapiens cognatus to Zoo Bank. But what does that mean? From: ZooBank.org. Homo sapiens cognatus Ketchum in Ketchum, Wojtkiewicz, Watts, Spence, Holzenburg, Tolar, Prychitko, Zhang, Bollinger, Shoulders & Smith, 2013 The request was made November 18, 2012 and was just recently accepted in Nomenclatural Acts on the website…

The Bigfoot Files and Melba’s big idea

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Just a quick post: two items regarding Bigfoot, DNA and perhaps rivalry. Yesterday, the first of a three-part documentary series aired on British TV featuring Dr. Bryan Sykes and his results from the Oxford-Lausanne DNA project. DN staff was able to obtain a copy and I wrote a review. Bottom line – it’s WELL worth seeing.…

Not Yeti, says Sykes. Bear with us. (UPDATE)

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We have news from the Sykes study. New research finds ‘Bigfoot’ DNA matches rare bear – The Independent. New DNA research may have finally solved the mystery of the yeti. Tests on hair samples were found to have a genetic match with an ancient polar bear, with scientists believing there could be a sub species…

First hint of Sykes’ Yeti book

Mascot for a Russian mining company were the Yeti was supposedly seen

Professor Sykes’ new book, tentatively entitled “Quest for the Yeti”, has been announced. This information describes the rights for the book (but not in the U.S., so it’s possible U.S. readers will have to wait a bit longer). There is no release date listed. Genetics professor investigates the Yeti | The Bookseller. Bryan Sykes, professor…

Bigfoot and paranormal con in NM is standard fare

Who's messin' with who?

Same old stuff. I find it interesting that Bigfoot remains associated with the paranormal. That should tell you something. Melba Ketchum’s former publicist Sally Ramey is talking, apparently not about Melba because of a non-disclosure agreement. Conference this weekend focuses on Bigfoot, the paranormal – Farmington Daily Times. People interested in Bigfoot and the paranormal…