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The Hodag


Of all the monster names out there … who thought “hodag” was a good idea?


This picture, according to the Rhinelander Daily News, dates back to 1899. A hodag is a creature, usually docile, that has supposedly been sighted in Wisconsin and Virginia.

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It’s a small, stubby-little mischief-seeker with horns jutting from it and tusk-like teeth in its mouth. But don’t be fooled. Not all are quiet and timid. Not all are into pranks. Some have a darker agenda. They know what’s happening. They know which side to choose, which will win when war comes to Lott’s Mountain …