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(   Cyclops Skulls found in Bohol, Bukidnon, and Agusan   ( divider line
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12551 clicks; posted to Main » on 28 Feb 2002 at 6:03 PM (15 years ago)   |   Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook   more»

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2002-02-28 06:05:41 PM  
Its called an elephant skull, not the first tribe to be fooled.
2002-02-28 06:05:49 PM  
And boobies.
2002-02-28 06:05:52 PM  
Maybe its a cow teat.
2002-02-28 06:07:39 PM  
[image from too old to be available]?
2002-02-28 06:08:42 PM  
I bet Sinbad capped their asses right after he was done killing those skeleton dudes.
2002-02-28 06:09:57 PM  
oh damn next thing they find will be a raptor...oh wait..
2002-02-28 06:10:42 PM  
I saw a cyclops last night on this movie I was watching. She had a giant brown eye and puffy cheeks.
2002-02-28 06:11:04 PM  
What, no pic?
2002-02-28 06:12:15 PM  
Awesome. Next thing you know they'll be digging up mermaids and leprechauns.
2002-02-28 06:12:18 PM  
my ex-girlfriend's in the movies?
2002-02-28 06:12:51 PM  
someone better keep their eye on this story


2002-02-28 06:13:11 PM  
Dumbass 3rd world legends mixed with internet-reporting... next thing you know, Chupacabra will show up and do battle with the Monkey-man from India.
2002-02-28 06:13:28 PM  
Where in the fark is Bohol, Bukidnon and Agusan?...I'm lazy
2002-02-28 06:13:35 PM  
Well, Geddysciple beat me to it, but damnit I did a GIS search and I deserve this.

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2002-02-28 06:13:41 PM  
"the skull was discovered in close proximity to an animal skeleton, thought to have been that of a deceased unicorn..."
2002-02-28 06:13:56 PM  
My thingie has one eye
2002-02-28 06:14:37 PM  
I believe they are in the Philippines.
2002-02-28 06:14:52 PM  
This must be a very frightening day for Jeff K.
2002-02-28 06:14:57 PM  
H cough O cough A cough X cough
2002-02-28 06:15:28 PM  
Hey, wouldn't it have been really easy to kill a cyclops? Couldn't you just whip something like a rock at him really hard... or with no depth perceptions, wouldn't they like walk in front of, y'know, rolling boulders and shiat?
2002-02-28 06:15:28 PM  
Y'know what I'd like to see? I see G0dzilla's Chupacabra and Monkey-man, and raise him a Batboy vs. Unicorn battle royale.
2002-02-28 06:18:10 PM  
Guess I'm not that dumb. Wait, no, yes i am.
2002-02-28 06:18:33 PM  
Wow! The ultimate good vs evil battle...
2002-02-28 06:19:44 PM  
... but who gets to referee?
2002-02-28 06:21:42 PM  
heh, Funkychuck did a google image search search.
2002-02-28 06:22:35 PM  
do we have a "yeah right" tag
2002-02-28 06:23:00 PM  
They were secretely killed off by a LensCrafters conspiracy!
2002-02-28 06:23:16 PM  
Okay GirlwithGlasses:
I see your Batboy vs. Unicorn and raise you Lobsterboy vs. uhhh... u.hhhh.... damn. It doesn't get better than batboy, does it?
2002-02-28 06:25:22 PM  
need pics
2002-02-28 06:25:40 PM  
RockabillyRebel- The unlikely tag... hillbillies...
2002-02-28 06:30:41 PM  
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2002-02-28 06:33:20 PM  
too small. Does this work?
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2002-02-28 06:33:48 PM  
SLAYERSWINE, wasn't that Jason of the argonaut fame that killed the skeleton dudes?
2002-02-28 06:34:18 PM  
Just an off-topic note: girls with glasses rock.
2002-02-28 06:37:33 PM  
Karmic Hoax:

I'm not sure which is more embarassing... making that mistake, or knowing that it was a mistake...

...or worse, wanting to know: who DID Sinbad off? Anybody?
2002-02-28 06:38:06 PM  

Here, here!
2002-02-28 06:38:40 PM  
2002-02-28 06:39:28 PM  
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2002-02-28 06:40:19 PM  
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2002-02-28 06:40:54 PM  
hey girl with glasses... I raise you medusa and pegasus the flying horse and lets make it a special on FOX.
2002-02-28 06:40:57 PM  
2002-02-28 06:41:59 PM  
wait, don't tell me, it was the giant cobra, right?
2002-02-28 06:42:42 PM  
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2002-02-28 06:57:10 PM  
DrBenway, I absolutely loved that Jason and the Argonauts movie as a kid.. couldn't get enough of it when it came on TV. (before VCRs etc).
As for Sinbad, well, I think he killed people on a boat or something. Did he have the Golden Fleece? Or was that Jason too? Been awhile since I've seen those movies. Classics!
Well, I'm off for home. Have a great evening all!
2002-02-28 06:57:45 PM  
Nothing can top the power of my almighty one-eyed trouser snake
2002-02-28 07:06:48 PM  
I have a one-eyed giant. hahahahahahahaha. fark it.
2002-02-28 07:08:43 PM  
I guess this lends some credence to the saying, "Takin' ol' one eye out to tuna harbor."

2002-02-28 07:12:15 PM  
I agree with Vageta00. Elephant skulls are the most likely explination for the cyclops myth in several places. Take a look at this elephant skull for an example.

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Those interested can find more with a simple Google Image Search.
2002-02-28 07:13:36 PM  
Comon, Johnny... If yur' gonna' say it, say it with STYLE!!!

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2002-02-28 07:15:17 PM  
Not that I believe this story, but similarly, giant squids were once thought to be mythological.

I don't buy that a humanoid skull could be confused with an elephants. I remember seeing a story about pygmy elephants, but still, they're too dissimilar.
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