State Fair Goat
My friend, Drew, sent this to me while he was at the State Fair…
Goats Wool Rug
Thank you, Marilyn!
Goat Man in Utah
Hey, did you hear about the goat man in Utah? Stories were flying all around about this mystery man for awhile. It was like Big Foot with pictures and everything.
Was it a hoax? People began taking sides.
Here’s a quote from a 9News article:
The DWR received two anonymous phone calls Thursday morning from a man agitated about media coverage of the individual in the goat suit.
“The man repeatedly stated, ‘Leave goat man alone, he’s done nothing wrong,’ ” Douglass said.
More details in these articles:
Hiker Talks about Encounter with ‘goat man’ on Ben Lomond Peak, Standard-Examiner.
Man in goat suit seen living among goats in Utah mountains, Seattle Times
Ultimately, the mystery was solved:
And then, a copy cat emerged. Sort of. As presented in this article: Goat man, meet hot dog man.
And then, Mark Sall, humor columnist from the Standard-Examiner weighed in and smelled a conspiracy that stems all the way from previous suspicious goat news. (Remember that story about spinning silk from goat milk?):
New York’s Spider Man has nothing on northern Utah, Standard-Examiner.
Buttermilk the Goat video went viral
So, this video is already climbing toward 5 million views:
Goat Surfing Video
And then there’s the video of the Surfing Goat: