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  Myakka Skunk Ape

Myakka Skunk Ape
Image credit: CC-BY-SA-3.0 David Barkasy / Loren Coleman

Uploader comment: One of two photograph taken in 2000 by a woman who claimed to have encountered the creature at the edge of her back yard, the pictures were sent anonymously to the local Sheriff's department in Florida.

Image status: UNEXPLAINED The 'Myakka skunk ape' was photographed in 2000 by an anonymous woman in Florida, she believed at the time that the creature was an escaped orangutan however it is still unclear as to whether this was the case or not.

   

 
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Comment icon #10 Posted by dwayne_g on 27 August, 2004, 20:30
This photo is amazing. This looks to be legitimate to me. If it is a hoax it's a very ingenious one. There is even light reflected from the eyes!
Comment icon #9 Posted by bronwyn on 3 September, 2004, 7:03
I agree. And look at the mouth. You can see (or I think you can anyway), the bottom lip drooping much like a large primate.
Comment icon #8 Posted by yawichild on 9 September, 2004, 17:21
I saw this a while back and love it. I hope it's real
Comment icon #7 Posted by zelos on 21 September, 2004, 1:08
so thats were uncle louie went for vacation! really though, i hope this is real, too
Comment icon #6 Posted by cheesemonkeyhobo on 26 September, 2004, 22:20
Looks real,mostly because of the eyes.
Comment icon #5 Posted by lord_kazius on 5 October, 2004, 2:57
in my opinion this cannot be a hoax, first of all the eyes reflect and for the later part you can see his gums teeth and lip droop. all in all if real, a very lucky shot.
Comment icon #4 Posted by yesterdays dirt on 8 October, 2004, 3:02
ok but i didnt know any primape walked so straight up besides hmans, and its not hard to make glowing eyes like that in photoshop.
Comment icon #3 Posted by kahri on 11 October, 2004, 22:55
the eyes of this "ape" really creeped me out. by this you can tell that their is some truth to the story. :)
Comment icon #2 Posted by slugnugget on 19 October, 2004, 15:41
first i've seen of it,if it's real then it's damn creepy!
Comment icon #1 Posted by lirason on 1 November, 2004, 16:40
it is very creepy, but it looks kinda like an orang to me


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