Tag Archive for 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

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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…

Michigan dogman story is long line of hoaxes

Artist rendition of the legnedary Michigan Dogman

There isn’t much background to the story of the Michigan dogman and there may be good reason for that. It’s a legend, it’s biologically impossible, it launched in the media as a hoax, continued as a hoax and, as these things go, people now see it all the time. Legendary Dogman seen in Ottawa County?…

Now Ohio goes Bigfoot crazy

Photo credit: ABC News

This is getting to be a meme or something. Or it’s contagious. What it ISN’T is great evidence for the reality of Bigfoot. It’s more of the same weak, wishful thinking and media influence. A footprint and a reported sighting from Ohio – neither is, as usual, very impressive. But the media just laps it…

Infographic shows 3,313 sightings of Bigfoot in 92 years

Graphic from http://www.joshuastevens.net/ Go to site for higher resolution version.

Gizmodo highlights work from Josh Stevens, a PhD candidate at Penn State, who has mapped sightings of Bigfoot based on Bigfoot Field Research Org data Sasquatch Sightings Across the US and Canada, Visualized. Here is Josh’s web site for more: ‘Squatch Watch: 92 Years of Bigfoot Sightings in the US and Canada – Joshua Stevens.…

The Plains go Bigfoot crazy

I actually do not see a footprint, I see a jumbled mess.

He’s everywhere and nowhere. Bluffs hunter says he believes print he spotted in Iowa’s Loess Hills belongs to Bigfoot – Omaha.com. Richard Rohrberg didn’t think he would find signs of Bigfoot while deer hunting in rural Harrison County on his mother’s birthday. The 65-year-old Council Bluffs man – who has hunted the backwoods of southwest…

Oxford hominid project still under wraps regarding Bigfoot DNA

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Perhaps (or not) you are wondering about the status of the Oxford-Lausanne Collateral Hominid Project (OLCHP) which had a goal of collecting organic material for so called “cryptids”, including that which people believe may be from Bigfoot, and analyzing the DNA in the samples. We have not heard anything official from the project but Bigfooters are quite…