Tag Archive for Kickstarter

The real Cicret may be that the device promised what can’t be delivered

Curious about that heavily hyped new bracelet that promises to turn your arm into a smartscreen? Many fund-raising campaigns promise outcomes that sound and look too good to be true. In comparison to current technology, the Cicret (pronounced ‘secret’) bracelet just may be that kind of empty promise. The Cicret bracelet is a revolutionary product that…

Thanks to Kickstarter, those who promote silly hats got a pile of free money

A hat that claims to shield your head from electromagnetic fields has become a successfully funded project on Kickstarter this past week. The people behind the campaign (whomever they are) took advantage of people’s ignorance and gullibility (and possibly paranoia) about the supposed harmful effects of electromagnetic fields. These beanies are basically just a fancy version…

MUFON raising money to launch database project

The Mutual UFO Network, 501(c)(3) nonprofit, has launched a Kickstarter campaign to raise $78,000 to modernize UFO reporting. A New Global UFO Database by Jan Harzan — Kickstarter. The goals of the project are: Improve the usability of the “Report a UFO” experience to gather MORE data and CLEANER data; Provide a free, accessible and…

SquatchIt Bigfoot caller gets fully funded

This was fully funded with donations. Honestly, I have NO idea why. SquatchIt Announces Successful Funding on Kickstarter for Bigfoot Caller and Sasquatch Novelty Noisemaker Gag Gift – Press Release – Digital Journal. SquatchIt announces passage of the 100 percent mark in their Kickstarter funding project to raise money to manufacture their new Bigfoot toy…

Bob Gimlin agrees to Squatch It

Back in mid-June we saw the launch of the SquatchIt device supposedly meant to attract Bigfoot in the wild. Nevermind that we don’t actually KNOW what sound a Bigfoot makes, if it exists at all. I mean, those strange noises could just be the Bigfoot researchers call-blasting each other thinking it’s the “real deal” because…

Former Baywatch star Donna D’Errico is still looking for Noah’s Ark

Celebrity+Bible story+evolution = hot mess? Donna D’Errico Using Kickstarter To Fund Documentary Of Second Noah’s Ark Expedition. Last summer, D’Errico fullfilled a lifelong dream of visiting Mount Ararat in Turkey in search of the biblical treasure. She didn’t find it, but came close to an area where she believes the ark could be. Now, she’s…

Cryptozoology expedition to Congo is on Kickstarter (Updated: no scientists)

Kickstarter is a site designed to help people fund their projects. You can donate to things you feel are worthwhile. One young explorer is looking for $26,700 for an expedition to located undiscovered animals. Documentary Expedition to Congo- KILLER REWARDS! by Stephen McCullah — Kickstarter. Our first expedition will be dubbed The Newmac Expedition. It…