Tag Archive for Bigfoot

Sykes “Yeti” investigation published

Artists version of the "yeti" as a hybrid polar bear

The awaited paper is available here [PDF]. Dr. Bryan Sykes’ work was covered in a nice documentary that aired on British TV and in a condensed version in the U.S. Dr. Sykes has followed through and reported his findings of suspected Yeti hair in a very reputable journal. A book will follow. Was It a Yeti?…

Muddy prints feed Bigfoot lore in Malaysia

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A set of huge footprints have made the news as possibly from the Malaysian version of Bigfoot. Man, it’s A BIG FOOT. A Big deal about footprints – Nation | The Star Online. It’s a strange sight indeed – three sets of muddy footprints, one set looking like it belonged to a tiger, another like…

Genoskwa project imagines an stone-skinned Bigfoot

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Not only do you have some work to do in providing acceptable evidence for Bigftoot, but now someone needs to explain clearly to me how you get a Bigfoot relative out of Native American legends about stone giants. As is the way of amateur research and investigation groups (ARIGS), they will present their research to…

What was eying the apples in Australia – a Yowie?

Tiny eyes and a strange reflective head?

Well, some people seem mightily impressed but I’m not. I can’t really makes pointy heads or tails out of this video. Yowie: Australia’s Bigfoot ‘Caught On Camera’ (VIDEO). Grainy, blurred footage of Australia’s supposed version of Bigfoot has been published online. Something – which Jason Heal and Jason Dunn claim is the mythical Yowie –…

Todd Standing – a new name in Bigfootery

"Sylvanic" Bigfoot photo by Todd Standing.

I hoped my days of digging into ugly Bigfoot business were done. I do not trust any “researcher” who finds footage and tries to make money off it. A new name you may not have heard of (but has been around a long while to us Inside Bigfoot-Baseball people) has appeared on the public scene…

Bigfoot got D.B. Cooper and went straight to video

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I recall a while back the moment I heard that maybe the D.B. Cooper mystery could be solved with another mystery – Bigfoot. And, here it is. Exclusive DVDetails and art: Eric Roberts and Linnea Quigley in “BIGFOOT VS. D.B. COOPER” | FANGORIA®. For those readers too young to remember, D.B. Cooper was a hijacker…

That Nebraska bigfoot sighting? A bust.

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Last September, we brought you the story of a teen who says he saw Bigfoot at 5:30 AM in Nebraska. Months later, the update is, there is no update. As with most tales, nothing of value has come out of the report which was sketchy to begin with. Bigfoot buzz quiets, but question lingers after…

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 researcher fined for defrauding government

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Peter Byrne was an acclaimed monster hunter. He got into some big trouble lately. This is actually from December but I felt it was interesting enough to make a quick note of it here. USDOJ: US Attorney’s Office – District of Oregon. A former resident of Pacific City was sentenced in federal court on December 3,…

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 —…

No Bigfoot press conference today February 9

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

Just a reminder, since lots of people are searching for it, Rick Dyer will NOT be giving a press conference today as originally promised a month ago. Deja vu all over again: Dyer stages Bigfoot press conference (UPDATE: Set for Feb 9) | Doubtful News. He got what he wanted – a chance to make…

Am I the only one who thinks this is not a hot idea these days?

Kid freaks people out by walking around the park in a ghillie suit.

Just an average prankster? It was the mystery that had everyone stumped: Not Bigfoot, or a Yeti but a boy…dressed as a tree | Herald Sun. IT was the mystery that had everyone stumped: Neither Bigfoot, nor Yeti, what was the lumbering, leafy creature captured on camera lurking around a neighbourhood park? Shaggy and green,…

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…

Local Maine news does chop job on white “Yeti” story

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This is an extremely ridiculous article… It’s hard to know where to begin… Yeti sighting reported in Maine | Local News – WMTW Home. The sighting is being discussed after a person going by the initials M.P. told Cryptozoology News he saw a “white bigfoot” in Litchfield. According to Cryptozoology News, M.P. told them, “I…

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…