Tag Archive for legend

Mothman “reappears” coincidentally close to the 50th anniversary date

A man driving along State Route 2 in West Virginia near Point Pleasant, legendary home of the bad omen, Mothman, says he captured pictures of the creature. The local news covered the story. Man photographs creature that resembles legendary ”Mothman” of Point Pleasant | WCHS He said he stopped when he saw something jumping from tree…

El Kookooee photo explained

We showed this mystery picture in a Leftovers Link a few days back. It was a matter of time before someone found a reasonable explanation for it. Ghost hunter explains ‘spirit’ in El Kookooee photo | KRQE News 13. The photo has been getting a lot of attention online after people noticed a strange figure looming…

Michigan dogman story is long line of hoaxes

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?…

Sasquatch, Keeper of the forest, invoked at environmental hearing

This is not the first time, surprisingly, that mythical creatures have been used for environmental causes. Sasquatch cited in mine hearings | Local News | Prince George Citizen. Most people consider the sasquatch a legendary creature, but the mythical bush man of northern B.C. received its fair share of attention at environmental review hearings into…

NyamiNyami – the Zimbabwean river God

A monster snake, two hundred metres long, they say. There’s a fishy story. But it’s actually a beautiful legend. Sightings increase of Zimbabwe’s own ‘Loch Ness monster’ – Odd – Scotsman.com. A MYTHICAL serpent-like creature who lives in the murky depths of a lake and is the subject of countless childrens’ stories. Sound familiar? Meet…

Lands believed to host supernatural animals are more likely to be conserved

Traditional belief in mythical beasts help protect forests Cultural practices including beliefs in mythical beasts and animals that dance have helped maintain forests in the West African country of the Gambia and Malaysian Borneo, said a researcher from Oxford University speaking at the annual meeting of the Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation in Bonito,…

Sheep deaths in Mexico blamed on chupacabra

Inexplicata-The Journal of Hispanic Ufology: Mexico: Chupacabras Strikes in Michoacán Michoacán’s Diario ABC reported the strange deaths of 35 sheep in the town of Parácuaro. The incident occurred in the early morning hours of 1 March 2012. The boides [bodies] presented claw and tooth injuries; the majority of the injuries were under the neck, as if sliced…

Ole Stinky sighted in North Carolina back in August

Bigfoot Evidence: Recent Sighting Report: Cab driver’s near collision with Bigfoot in Pender County, North Carolina. This sighting happened on August 15, 2011 in Pender County, North Carolina. The witness was driving South of Harris Road on Highway 53 when a bipedal creature bolted in front of his cab. The creature was less than 50…