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Romanian Bigfoot
Flickr user vasiliumihnea has uploaded pictures of a Bigfoot he spotted in Romania. He writes:

Photos taken friday, February 8th 2008, in Romania, Vrancea Mountains. A tall strange humanoid crossing the road, that's what I saw.

Normally I'm quite skeptical of Bigfoot sightings. But wow! These photos are convincing. They look nothing like a guy in an ape suit. Though maybe it's Cain.

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Posted by The Curator on Tue Feb 12, 2008

It's a guy in a suit. Look at the feet -they have claws like a bear, not seen in most bigfoot print casts... the face looks like some ugly guy with a receding hairline and a beard in need of grooming, and the bare chest looks like it was taken right out of a Bowery Boys gorilla scene. Nice try, tho.
Posted by Hairy Houdini  on  Wed Feb 13, 2008  at  12:00 AM
As I said before I don't know if someone used a costume for a hoax. I've seen the humanoid and made the pictures. I've seen him moving. That's all.
Posted by vasiliumihnea  in  Bucharest, Romania  on  Wed Feb 13, 2008  at  04:31 AM
Looks like a man in a suit. The Mars man was more convincing!
Posted by mr royale  in  Bristol, England  on  Wed Feb 13, 2008  at  05:30 AM
Yeah, that chest is a pretty funky give-away.
Posted by Maegan  in  Tampa, FL - USA  on  Wed Feb 13, 2008  at  09:45 AM
I think that it is from a scene in the movie "Strange Wilderness"

Posted by Oppiejoe  in  Haslett  on  Wed Feb 13, 2008  at  10:39 AM
Zooming in on the face reveals the very poor photoshop job.
Posted by Dave Rattigan  in  Liverpool, England  on  Wed Feb 13, 2008  at  10:45 AM
I don't care if it's real or not, but if i'd see that thing in the woods, I'd be scared s..less. If it's real, I certainly wouldn't want to be around, if it's a freak in a costume, that would be even worse, that would make a very deranged person be too close to me!!!! Chewbacca looks ok on the screen, in real life, though, not sure I wanna meet face to face.
Posted by AliceInWonderland  on  Wed Feb 13, 2008  at  10:49 AM
if the thing is walking around at large, somebody must have caught it on camera. everybody nowadays has a cell phone, a video cam or something to record a movie. there's gotta be! that might shed more light than the photos.
Posted by hairyfreak  in  CA  on  Wed Feb 13, 2008  at  10:54 AM
At least someone had the stones to post a good photo not the blurry crap they usually try to pass off on us.
Posted by N E O  in  Everywhere and nowhere  on  Wed Feb 13, 2008  at  01:37 PM
Where did bigfoot get that awesome haircut? It looks like someone did it with a flowbee.
Posted by Crazy Ivan  on  Wed Feb 13, 2008  at  03:57 PM
Looks like Jim Henson to me.
Posted by Walter Finch  in  Brampton ON  on  Wed Feb 13, 2008  at  06:14 PM
Roddy McDowell!
Posted by Cranky Media Guy  on  Wed Feb 13, 2008  at  08:00 PM
Contrary to the post, it looks JUST like a man in a suit. Notice the anatomy of the legs, for instance, totally unlike any animal on Earth except H. sapiens.
Posted by Carl Fink  on  Wed Feb 13, 2008  at  11:56 PM
Contrary to your post Carl Fink, I'm sure the Alex is just being sarcastic. We all know the "ape" looks really fake.
Posted by ting.gong  in  New York  on  Thu Feb 14, 2008  at  05:12 PM
I agree with the hoax people. Fake. As an aside, anyone running around the woods in an ape suit has a death wish.
Posted by Bevan  in  USA  on  Thu Feb 14, 2008  at  09:22 PM
1. It's been a while since I saw Harry and the Henderson's but did Harry have hairy ears? This guy has no visible hair on the ears.
2. Chest---C'mon!
3. Linear band of "fur" at right side of chest appears to have been edited. The edge is too straight for anything natural.
Posted by Jon  in  USA  on  Sun Feb 17, 2008  at  04:59 AM
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