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Half a century ago, Belgian Zoologist Bernard Heuvelmans first codified cryptozoology in his book On the Track of Unknown Animals.

The Centre for Fortean Zoology (CFZ) are still on the track, and have been since 1992. But as if chasing unknown animals wasn't enough, we are involved in education, conservation, and good old-fashioned natural history! We already have three journals, the largest cryptozoological publishing house in the world, CFZtv, and the largest cryptozoological conference in the English-speaking world, but in January 2009 someone suggested that we started a daily online magazine! The CFZ bloggo is a collaborative effort by a coalition of members, friends, and supporters of the CFZ, and covers all the subjects with which we deal, with a smattering of music, high strangeness and surreal humour to make up the mix.

It is edited by CFZ Director Jon Downes, and subbed by the lovely Lizzy Bitakara'mire (formerly Clancy), scourge of improper syntax. The daily newsblog is edited by Corinna Downes, head administratrix of the CFZ, and the indexing is done by Lee Canty and Kathy Imbriani. There is regular news from the CFZ Mystery Cat study group, and regular fortean bird news from 'The Watcher of the Skies'. Regular bloggers include Dr Karl Shuker, Dale Drinnon, Richard Muirhead and Richard Freeman.The CFZ bloggo is updated daily, and there's nothing quite like it anywhere else. Come and join us...

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Thursday, August 23, 2012

I'M YER GONZO BLOG DOO-DAH MAN


And another day dawns. I can hardly believe that a week ago today I was fighting off hordes of people who were coming into my garden despite the rain, to have a very weird weekend. It is a lovely feeling to know that I won't have to deal with all that stuff for another year...



Today we bring you news of a songwriting workshop featuring our very own Helen McCookerybook and one time anarchist sqautter Green Gartside of Scritti Politti amongst others.




I have been a fan of Paul Kantner and his various projects within and without Jefferson Starship and Jefferson Airplane for many years. It is a great privelige, therefore, to be able to bring you interviews like this one..




We are collectors of sorts here at Gonzo Daily, and when we see an item like this we covet is, despite the fact that we don't have an 8-Track player, nor any idea from whence we could obtain one..



Another visit to Thom the World Poet



A special offer from Asia featuring John Payne



Another particularly interesting article about Merrell Fankhauser, a man whom I am growing to admire immensely



That is about it for today. See ya on the morrow..

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