Wild Woman Of Russia

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  1. Henry Carmona

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    Anyone ever hear of this?
    http://www.n2.net/prey/bigfoot/articles/argosy71.htm
     
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    And so it goes.
    Russia, though it catapulted us into the Space Age, is home to many superstitious people. This is a fun story for Halloween, but not anything that deserves credence. Too, that's a "bigfoot" link. To quote Capt. Jean-Luc Picard, "Red alert!" [​IMG]
     
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    No I haven't Henry. Interesting read nonetheless! Thanks.
     
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    I remember reading a H.P. Lovecraft short story about a guy who turned out to be descended from something like that ape-woman, but I can't quite remember the title. Perhaps it was based upon this legend?
     
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    I'll unleash the powers of Julie K/RobertR/Max Leung onto thee! [​IMG]
     
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    First I've heard of this bit of superstition in my readings on Russian folklore. Must have been one of those things the Soviet propaganda machine missed as a prime subject for angry polemics on her furry, oppressed capitalist-stateside brother. [​IMG]
     
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    Actually, I think it was just a member of the female Russian Olympic athletics team, training for the 1896 Athens Olympics.
     
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    James Randi, I choose you!
     
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    I have a very strict policy about ONLY sleeping with sober passed out ape women.
     
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    Like other such stories, this is quite possibly an extreme embellishment of a description of an actual person. Sort of like what P.T. Barnum did.

    The analogy is quite deliberate on my part.
     
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    I wonder if there was such a woman with this problem. Best known, and genetically identified in, Mexico's famous Gomez family... [​IMG]
     
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    Ewww, hairy stuff!
     

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