Archive for the “Folklore”
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on February 17th, 2015
We’re honored to share a story about the Port Gamble S’Klallam tribe and seeahtkch, or sasquatch. The story is told by Gene Jones, recorded by his niece, Francine Swift, both of the Port Gamble S’Klallam tribe. We’ve been given permission to share from Jonathan Brown’s family members, Francine & Will Swift.
Read: A S’Klallam Bigfoot Story »
Posted by: Shannon LeGro on February 16th, 2015
Mark and Seth are back to talk ANGRY BIGFOOTS! Whether they’re stomping out of the woods with intent to kill or they’re tossing you into a sleeping bag and hauling you off into the woods to use as a meal these things are a menace! Or are they? Conspiracies, kidnappings, beheadings… it’s all discussed herein. Give it a listen.
Read: SasWhat: Aggressive Bigfoot Reports »
Posted by: Sean Whitley on February 7th, 2015
Shameless plug: my documentary Southern Fried Bigfoot is airing again on Destination America today, Sat, Feb 7 at 2 pm est/ 1 pm cst
Read: Southern Fried Bigfoot »
Posted by: Karl Shuker on February 1st, 2015
European and Middle Eastern medieval mythology is populated not only by such famous examples of fabulous beasts as the dragon, griffin, basilisk, centaur, unicorn, and minotaur, but also by many lesser-known yet no less fascinating fauna, including a small furry mystery beast called the mimick dog. The reason for its name is that the mimick […]
Read: Monkeying Around With the Mimick Dog »
Posted by: Nick Redfern on January 31st, 2015
“The Slenderman (also spelled as Slender Man) is a creepy creature indeed: tall, thin, with long arms, a blank (faceless, even) expression, and wearing a dark suit, it sounds almost like a nightmarish version of the Men in Black…”
Read: Slenderman Controversy Continues »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on January 30th, 2015
The lack of skeletal remains of Sasquatch in the Pacific Northwest is readily explainable, said Jeff Meldrum, an Idaho State University anthropology professor, in Richland Thursday night.
His talk at the annual meeting of the Columbia Basin Badger Club — “Do hidden creatures live in the Pacific Northwest?” — attracted a sold-out crowd of 130 people, a record number for the club.
He’s taken a look at what he believes is the scientific DNA and forensic evidence gathered on Sasquatch in his book Sasquatch: Legend Meets Science.
Read: Do Hidden Creatures Live in the Pacific Northwest? »
Posted by: Nick Redfern on January 28th, 2015
As someone who grew up, and lived for many years, only a 15-minute drive from England’s notorious Cannock Chase woods, I have taken a keen interest in the many and varied cryptozoological events, incidents, and encounters that have occurred there. There are dozens and dozens of reports of so-called “Alien Big Cats.” Sightings of Bigfoot-like beasts abound. Huge, winged beasts have been encountered. As have giant snakes, and much more…
Read: Slender Man Seen On Cannock Chase »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on January 23rd, 2015
Exploring sightings of the mythical creature – Bigfoot.
Read: Boogeymen: Bigfoot Full Episode »
Posted by: Nick Redfern on January 23rd, 2015
“It’s a deeply strange story that is very much dominated by myth, folklore, and urban legend, but which just might have at its heart a genuine mystery of cryptozoological proportions…”
Read: Investigating Oklahoma’s “Octopus” »
Posted by: Bill Brock on January 22nd, 2015
Since getting back from our Crypto-Paranormal Road Trip we have had a ton of new reports of Sasquatch here in our area. All of these reports are around the Turner Maine area or within a hour or so drive. We have had Possible Sasquatch photos and track photos sent to us..
Here is a new Photo from here in Maine.. What it is I have no Idea looks like it could be a just another Blobsquatch … But Team Rogue will find out the truth..
Read: Return From Crypto-Paranormal Road Trip »
Posted by: Nick Redfern on January 21st, 2015
“In a somewhat strange and roundabout way, the following story has a connection to both me and to a particular, mysterious beast that I have spent many hours and days pursuing: the macabre Man-Monkey (also, occasionally, referred to as the Monkey-Man) of England’s Shropshire Union Canal…”
Read: A Devilish Beast in England… »
Posted by: Craig Woolheater on January 13th, 2015
Season 3 Premieres This Saturday, January 17 at 9/8c on Destination America
In communities across America, local legends passed tell of monsters hunting nearby woodlands, ancient spirits walking amongst the living, and alien creatures paying earth a visit. But these aren’t just your scout master’s campfire tales. In Monsters and Mysteries in America, hear directly from everyday people who have had close encounters with real-life folktale fiends.
Read: Monsters and Mysteries in America: Season 3 Premieres This Saturday »
Posted by: Shannon LeGro on January 12th, 2015
Join CryptoLogic Radio for another night of cryptid discussion with our guests Craig Woolheater and Monica Rawlins of TBRC and the hosts of CryptoCast Radio.
Read: Cryptologic Radio Archive: Craig Woolheater, Monica Rawlins, and John Kirk »
Posted by: Karl Shuker on December 30th, 2014
One of the world’s most fascinating, spectacular, and mysterious sea creatures must surely be the giant oarfish Regalecus glesne.
Read: Oarfish Origins, and a Very (Un?)likely Sea Serpent »
Posted by: Shannon LeGro on December 27th, 2014
Find out why so many millions of Americans are obsessed with this mysterious man-ape.
Read: The Mystery of Bigfoot »