That's cool! I think I my try to make my very own lifesize Hodag this weekend. How big are they rumored to be Ray?
My favorite Daniel Cohen book was “Monsters, Giants and Little Men from Mars” from 1975. “Monsters, Giants and Little Men from Mars” was subtitled “An Unnatural History of the Americas,” but it dealt mostly with crypto critters from the United States. It mixed real mysteries with patently fictitious local legends and tall tales, giving them an aura of equal legitimacy. One creature had a particularly strong impact on me –
Fascinating stuff. This past Christmas, I learned about the Eastern European tradition of the Krampus. Now, it's the Hodag. What other strange, frightening creatures of myth and folklore await our discovery? Vampires that don't sparkle or wear skintight neoprene? Werewolves that don't look like escapees from World of Warcraft? Sharks that don't snatch airplanes from the sky on Syfy?