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Author's Note: 10 Mythical American Monsters

I'd certainly heard of Bigfoot before I dug into this article. And Slenderman, since the awful near-killing of a child to please him took place in my home state of Wisconsin. But who knew there were so many other monsters out there? I sure didn't.

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