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  1. blessmycottonsocks

    Papua New Guinea Cryptid Research Organization

    A native Papuan - Rex Yapi has founded a cryptozoological group. His forum currently only has 250 members so, if you're on Facebook, you may wish to sign on and support his endeavours. Papua New Guinea is one of the best chances we have for discovering unknown creatures or creatures thought to...
  2. Comfortably Numb

    Tiffany Thayer Fortean Society Letters

    TIFFANY THAYER-FORTEAN SOCIETY-BIZARRE LETTERS TO LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB-TLS-1935 Tiffany Ellsworth Thayer (1902-1959), author, actor and co-founder of The Fortean Society of New York. Two bellicose letter to George Macy, founder of the Limited Editions Club. The first letter is typed and hand...
  3. Loquaciousness

    Picture Proves Jesus Was A Time-Traveller

    ...or does it? http://www.express.co.uk/news/weird/645027/Did-Jesus-time-travel-Insane-claim-THIS-picture-shows-Messiah-holding-Sputnik-satellite?_ga=1.164010879.1578470081.1478438090 Crazy claim THIS picture is proof Jesus travelled through time and brought back satellite CONSPIRACY theorists...
  4. Graylien

    Calling Norfolk Forteans

    Do you live in Norfolk? Do you wish there was a local Fortean Society? Me too. In fact, I thought I'd have a stab at setting one up, although frankly I don't have a clue how to go about it. The idea would be to find a basement somewhere where we could meet a couple of times a month to discuss...
  5. M

    Anyone A Member Of The BAA?

    Is it worth joining? I had a look at the website and there seems to be quite a lot on offer for your money.. but I know that appearances can be deceptive when they want people to sign up :wink:
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    The Collection Of The Curious

    Time for a little levity I think. In discussing the CFI I thought wouldn't it be cool if it included some kind of a Museum of the Weird. What exhibits, both realistic and fantastic or just downright unbelievable, would you like to see in a Fortean Museum? I'll start: JFK’s brain Photo of...
  7. E

    Charles Fort Institute?

    What the heck's happened to the Charles Fort Institute? It was such a brilliant idea, but the website doesn't appear to have been updated since 2000. Has it been scrapped due to lack of interest/funding?
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    The Fortean Society

    Whta is known of the Fortean Society? Are there any surviving members? Do any copies of their journal, Doubt, exist? I recall that FT had a letter from a former member a while back, but since then...? Ian Kidd Ex incognitus scienta