"Mermaids: The Body Found"Has anyone else recently watched that mockumentary? There's been a lot of rumors going around now; conspiracy theories and the sort that mermaids actually exist and the Navy has been keeping their existence secret for years now. What really makes me giggle though, is that a lot of people are so willing to buy into it that I've seen a lot of people spreading chain comments to "raise awareness for putting a stop to the Navy's sonar program because it's killing the whales and the mermaids."
I love mermaids a lot. They're my favorite mythological creatures, and the idea of them actually existing is a romantic one that I would love if it were true. But, "Mermaids: The Body Found"?
It's a fake, guys. A "mockumentary". A hoax. There was even a subtle disclaimer before the show started, stating that these were fictional events loosely based off of real whale beachings, and that the "scientists" were paid actors. And besides, the "camera phone" video at the end contained a mermaid that was very