Wednesday, June 1, 2011
Secret Files and Strange Deaths | Mysterious Universe: "For many people, the worlds of Cryptozoology and high-level conspiracy make for strange and rarely connected bed-fellows. But, there are exceptions. And, sometimes, those exceptions are of a distinctly profound nature – as will now be demonstrated. On the afternoon of a spring day in 1992, Jon Downes, the director of the British-based Center for Fortean Zoology and a renowned seeker of unknown animals, was deep in conversation with a police officer from Middlemoor Police Station in the English city of Exeter. The subject of the conversation was the so-called “big cat” sightings (such as the notorious Beast of Bodmin and Beast of Exmoor) that have been reported throughout the British counties of Devon and Cornwall for decades."