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SASQUATCH: fact or fiction?!!

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by pacojas, Jan 8, 2014.

do you believe in Sasquatch?

Poll closed Feb 7, 2014.
  1. yes

    38 vote(s)
  2. no

    93 vote(s)
  3. undecided

    11 vote(s)
  1. pacojas

    pacojas "FYYA BUN"

    Oct 11, 2009
    am i the only one intrigued with this subject? there has been much contraversey since forever. while it seems very likely that they exist, science demands tangible proof. my opinnion on this matter is severely swayed, but i want to get a general TB concencise. please play along and cast your anonomous vote. if you want to comment, feel free to explain your position Yea, Nea, or Undecided.

    please chime in if anyone has any stories, theories, or general comments!

    Thanks for reading!:)
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  3. mellowinman

    mellowinman Free Man Supporting Member

    Oct 19, 2011
    I'm not convinced the poll exists.

    OK, now I am.
  4. Almost every photo taken of said mythical creature is out of focus. Even then, some have been zoomed in enough to see zippers. So no.

    The only true Sasquatch that exists is for Jack Links. Yes, I'm proof that advertising works.

  5. tangentmusic

    tangentmusic A figment of our exaggeration

    Aug 17, 2007
    Way Out West
    "New species" are found every once and a while.That's been documented.
    Why not a creature like Sasquatch?
    Sure, a lot of the "evidence" turns out to be hoaxed. That's how people are. Same with UFO's and Crop Circles.
    I think there's more out there than we think there is.
    I try to keep an open mind about such things, although I'm not a dreamer or an enthusiast on such matters.
  6. Tituscrow

    Tituscrow Banned

    Feb 14, 2011
    NW England
    The worlds shortest documentary....

    "Bigfoot....Fact Or Fiction...?"

    Fiction. The End.
  7. Tituscrow

    Tituscrow Banned

    Feb 14, 2011
    NW England

    Crop circles are done with ropes and planks of wood. No mystery there.

    UFO's? Yeah, there's plenty of debris zipping about the place up there...but spaceships? Nah.
  8. elgecko


    Apr 30, 2007
    Anasleim, CA
    Bigfoot is blurry, that's the problem. It's not the photographer's fault. Bigfoot is blurry, and that's extra scary to me. There's a large, out-of-focus monster roaming the countryside. "Run, he's fuzzy, get out of here"

    - Mitch Hedberg -
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  9. Unrepresented

    Unrepresented Something Borderline Offensive

    Jul 1, 2006
    San Diego, CA
    Sasquatch is roughly the size of a bear. We know bears exist because they leave remains, both modern and archaeological. You can find all sorts of bear bones throughout the history of North America, even a few bear carcasses.

    No such record exists of the sasquatch. I find it hard to believe there's megafauna walking around in North America that we can find no fossil record of nor current proof of existence, and that said population would have sufficient numbers to avoid extinction.

    So no. No such creature exists.
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  10. tangentmusic

    tangentmusic A figment of our exaggeration

    Aug 17, 2007
    Way Out West
    Solid logic.
  11. MatticusMania

    MatticusMania LANA! HE REMEMBERS ME!

    Sep 10, 2008
    Pomona, SoCal
    Theyre shapeshifters, mannn.
  12. itchyfingers


    Sep 17, 2013
    Sure he's real. I ate ribs with that dude.
  13. Nice use of megafauna! You're my hero. :bassist:
  14. BurningSkies

    BurningSkies CRAZY BALDHEAD Supporting Member

    Feb 20, 2005
    Seweracuse, NY
    Well, sure...they're not as plentiful as those big predatory cats on the moors, but there are a lot of squatches out there.

    By the way, people who are into sasquatches refer to them as 'squatches' because it's the cool thing to do.
  15. tangentmusic

    tangentmusic A figment of our exaggeration

    Aug 17, 2007
    Way Out West
    Or inter-dimensional creatures.

    You have entered the Twilight Zone (cue TZ theme music)
  16. I think that it's possible. I don't believe that it would be hard to stay hidden if the creature had human-like intelligence and the survival instincts that a wild creature has.

    Maybe one day we'll know for sure. Until then, I'm not going to discount it just because the belief is not mainstream.
  17. DwaynieAD

    DwaynieAD Supporting Member

    Nov 20, 2010
    Mechanicsburg, PA
    everybody's got a little squatch in em.
  18. Jim Nazium

    Jim Nazium Supporting Member

    Jun 19, 2007
    Takoma Park, MD (DC)
    He exists, and he's a NASCAR fan.

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  19. RxFunk


    Dec 2, 2012
    I think if there is a sasquatch type creature roaming around, it's probably some sort of cross breed between two bear species. That would seem to be pretty logical, at least to me.
  20. BurningSkies

    BurningSkies CRAZY BALDHEAD Supporting Member

    Feb 20, 2005
    Seweracuse, NY
    I think it's a crossbreed between a bear and a great ape. Or maybe a grape ape.
  21. chuck norriss

    chuck norriss Banned

    Jan 20, 2011

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