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Ogopogo

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The Resume

    (1860- )
    Mythical creature living in Okanagan Lake (off Rattlesnake Island)
    It is green and may be between 15 and 50 feet long
    First known sighting was by John McDougal (1860)

Why they might be annoying:

    It is the poor man's Nessie, the Loch Ness monster.
    The legend is a man possessed by demons murdered another man. The gods punished him by transforming him into a giant sea serpent.

Why they might not be annoying:

    The name ogopogo is indian for 'Lake Demon.'
    He has brought curious tourists to Rattlesnake Island.
    The Canadian government built a ferry in 1926 advertising it was constructed with 'monster repelling devices.'

Featured in the following Annoying Collections:

Year In Review:

    For 2021, as of last week, Out of 1 Votes: 100% Annoying
    In 2021, Out of 22 Votes: 59.09% Annoying
    In 2020, Out of 5 Votes: 0% Annoying
    In 2019, Out of 4 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
    In 2018, Out of 5 Votes: 40.0% Annoying
    In 2017, Out of 3 Votes: 33.33% Annoying
    In 2016, Out of 2 Votes: 100% Annoying
    In 2015, Out of 19 Votes: 31.58% Annoying
    In 2014, Out of 13 Votes: 53.85% Annoying
    In 2013, Out of 31 Votes: 45.16% Annoying
    In 2012, Out of 18 Votes: 66.67% Annoying
    In 2011, Out of 10 Votes: 40.0% Annoying
    In 2010, Out of 55 Votes: 69.09% Annoying
    In 2009, Out of 28 Votes: 46.43% Annoying
    In 2008, Out of 40 Votes: 40.0% Annoying
    In 2007, Out of 57 Votes: 57.89% Annoying
    In 2006, Out of 117 Votes: 58.12% Annoying
    In 2005, Out of 183 Votes: 57.38% Annoying
    In 2004, Out of 293 Votes: 52.22% Annoying
    In 2003, Out of 617 Votes: 53.00% Annoying
    In 2002, Out of 1401 Votes: 58.39% Annoying