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An island of 'Vampires'


Posted on Tuesday, 13 March, 2012 | Comment icon 28 comments | News tip by: Still Waters


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By Offeiriad, Staff News Writer

The forests of Puerto Rico are said to be home to the infamous and enigmatic goat-sucking Chupacabra.

Is it an alien ? A top secret government experiment gone awry ? Whatever the true nature of the creature might be, one thing is certain: it's by no means a recent phenomena as many believe. Evidence and accounts of this blood-sucking monster date back to the 1960s when a guard at the Arecibo Radio Telescope reported seeing a black cloaked figure that he later identified as the creature after a cow was found nearby mysteriously drained of blood.

"For years, sensational and sinister stories have surfaced from the forests and lowlands of Puerto Rico that tell of a strange and lethal creature roaming the landscape by night and day, while striking overwhelming terror into the hearts of the populace."

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Comment icon #19 Posted by orangepeaceful79 on 16 March, 2012, 2:31
Touche'
Comment icon #20 Posted by xCrimsonx on 20 March, 2012, 6:02
Fair enough though, being off your trolley at least gives an excuss for what one thinks they see compared to what one is convinced of when their imagination plays out. I recently changed to synthetic jah" .,. "medicinal" Still less tar, etc. If you cant see it or touch it or have actual proof of something, then It's only in head!
Comment icon #21 Posted by UniqueWolf on 27 March, 2012, 23:16
*Looks at title then looks at what it's about* Ya, with debation, Vampires isn't the Chupacabra....
Comment icon #22 Posted by Hybrid89 on 14 April, 2012, 11:59
Yes I agree, I read about something similar with a deion almost exactly the same.
Comment icon #23 Posted by tailormaneinafog on 17 April, 2012, 15:07
It's TWO cryptids being combined as usual to give an over complicated picture! The winged flying 'lizard-bird' is the cattle blood drinker and the other mammal/were-creature is a four legged vegetarian/fish eater imv.
Comment icon #24 Posted by Erix on 17 April, 2012, 20:14
You have no proof, therefore your statement means nothing
Comment icon #25 Posted by justcalmebubba on 27 April, 2012, 17:19
well now with all bets aside why not lets all just go to this wonderful island if vampires and have sum fun? whos up for a blood sucker hunt? atlest maybe if nothing else atlest we can pu t this myth to rest once an for all! paking my rup sack) lets see now silver bullets? check wooden steaks? check blood bait? check duc tape an bailing wire? check digt cammra? check ar-50 ? might be a over kill ~~ hummm 44mag revolver or the 500 s&w ? (changeing to silver bullets for the 500. s&w) ~~guns an condoms are the best all case protection its better to have an not need then to need an no... [More]
Comment icon #26 Posted by Maylilyx on 8 May, 2012, 16:13
Puerto Rico, red eyes, spikes running down spine, claws and fangs. Sounds like one of the classical chupacabra. The reptilian ones I mean. Not the normal dog like one.
Comment icon #27 Posted by Maylilyx on 8 May, 2012, 16:17
Since when did vampires have spines running down their backs. Not even classical bamps did. Plus since when are they Puerto Rican?


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