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Old 26th October 2017, 07:14 PM   #1841
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Originally Posted by Pterodactyl View Post
So, basically any time it comes down to quantifying something, it's best to avoid it and focus on the gestalt.
Actually, footers would rather focus on anything that allows them to ignore the reality of no bigfoot anything anywhere. Inventing metrics concerning a fuzzy phonied-up monkey movie is as good a red herring as any.
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Old 27th October 2017, 07:50 AM   #1842
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Originally Posted by hiflier on BFF
In retrospect it appears that an averave 6 foot Human male will have a total shouder span of a little over 25% of his height. Patty has a toal shoulder span of 42%!! And that's if she is only 6 foot tall.

Wow, her shoulder width is 42% of her height.

42% seems highly disproportionate for a bipedal hominoid. Yet when I look at Patty I see what appears to be a form of bulky hominoid that is highly proportionate.

What is going on here? Are my eyes deceiving me?
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Old 27th October 2017, 08:06 AM   #1843
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Your eyes can't comprehend the unusual angle of her walk.

Instead focus on how long her arms are.
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Old 27th October 2017, 08:23 AM   #1844
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Originally Posted by William Parcher View Post
Wow, her shoulder width is 42% of her height.

42% seems highly disproportionate for a bipedal hominoid. Yet when I look at Patty I see what appears to be a form of bulky hominoid that is highly proportionate.

What is going on here? Are my eyes deceiving me?
Using the average shoulder width ratio means nothing. He needs to measure a few of the people that sit next to me on airplanes, or use the extreme upper values of his data. Plus Bob said the suit had football shoulder pads in it.
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Old 30th October 2017, 12:02 PM   #1845
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http://bigfootforums.com/topic/57919...s-real/?page=4
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This is worth an all out investigation into the matter because even my somewhat primitive investigation has already shown what should be obvious as far as not being able to fake Patty. It's even more obvious in the stabilized version of the film. Patty's motion compared with Patty's shoulder width truly says it all.

And that's what a new, current, logic and focus should be aimed at. This thread will be a week old tomorrow. So far, no detractors. That says something.
It says that the twelve or thirteen deep thinkers who regularly frequent that establishment are even more clueless than you.
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Old 10th November 2017, 09:22 PM   #1846
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I guess I am way behind on Bigfoot news but I don’t live in a cave. So how is it that Bill Munns moved to Vietnam and became a novelist without me hearing about it?
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Old 10th November 2017, 11:23 PM   #1847
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Originally Posted by hiflier on BFF View Post
Human male will have a total shoulder span of a little over 25% of his height. Patty has a total shoulder span of 42%!!
My shoulder span is 35%!!
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Old 10th November 2017, 11:27 PM   #1848
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Originally Posted by Drewbot View Post
Your eyes can't comprehend the unusual angle of her walk.
The figure walks exactly how I would expect a human male to walk.

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Instead focus on how long her arms are.
Obviously hand extensions. This would certainly explain the unnatural positioning of the hands.
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Old 10th November 2017, 11:39 PM   #1849
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Does anyone know what Munns did with his PGF material?
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Old 11th November 2017, 08:14 AM   #1850
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Originally Posted by barehl View Post
The figure walks exactly how I would expect a human male to walk.


Obviously hand extensions. This would certainly explain the unnatural positioning of the hands.
No hand extensions. His hands just fall short of the gloves.
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Old 11th November 2017, 07:57 PM   #1851
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No hand extensions. His hands just fall short of the gloves.
Yes, if his fingers didn't fill the gloves this could easily extend the costume hands by 4-5 inches. That would probably be enough for the effect we see.
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Old 13th November 2017, 05:53 AM   #1852
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Originally Posted by barehl View Post
The figure walks exactly how I would expect a human male to walk.


Obviously hand extensions. This would certainly explain the unnatural positioning of the hands.
Barehl thinks I was being serious.
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Old 13th November 2017, 08:49 AM   #1853
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The world of Bigfoot is like that old friend you had from years ago; you can not see each other for a decade and when you do finally cross paths, it's like nothing ever changed!
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Originally Posted by HarryHenderson View Post
I've always given Roger Patterson credit for being a "made things happen" kind of guy. With his PGF ending up being way more than just a curious film clip that has far outlasted its presumptive lifespan. He surely wasn't stupid, but I bet he had no serious thoughts its legacy would be so alive and well 50 years later. For all intents and purposes he invented the three-dimensional Bigfoot as we know it with the PGF, he just didn't live long enough to see that.

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As much as what Roger did was trend-setting and unique, it also took a plethora of gullible ass-hats to continue the silliness for over 40 years and make the PGF what it is today.
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Old 15th November 2017, 05:04 PM   #1855
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Originally Posted by William Parcher View Post
Wow, her shoulder width is 42% of her height.

42% seems highly disproportionate for a bipedal hominoid. Yet when I look at Patty I see what appears to be a form of bulky hominoid that is highly proportionate.

What is going on here? Are my eyes deceiving me?
So happens I have a set of shoulder pads that I scored for nothing at a garage sale, and they have a width of 30 inches. That is 42% of 6ft.
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