What might U Be?

Peruse this in the USA Today’s list of top 10 Haunted hikes. New Jersey Pinelands National Reserve/Wharton State Forest “Since 1735, hundreds have seen or heard a yellow-eyed creature with a bat’s wings, a dragon’s breath and a kangaroo’s tail that, according to legend, makes the Pine Barrens its home,” Lankford says. To improve your…

Deconstructing ‘scoftic’

To preface, I’m not against new words. I’ve shared my love of witty neologisms such as the portmanteau words “blobjects”, “blobsquatch”, “blurfos” and the like. In those cases, we can describe ‘something that is not accurately depicted’. And, something that can’t speak for itself. The buzz on Cryptomundo has developed over using the word “scoftic”,…

New Jersey Blobcat

Check out this story from New Jersey.  More big black cats roaming the suburbs? This one is hard to tell from the pictures, thus, we call it a “blobcat” (another fabulous neologism coined by a comment contributor to Cryptomundo). As I posted before, we can’t make positive identifications from poor records. Though, I would hazard…