The Sad, Sad Tale of Chickenfoot is a mystery piece which features Dib
trying to figure out if the reputed mystical monster Chickenfoot
actually exists. Dib
was trying to show Chickenfoot
was a hoax in order to get people to focus on 'real paranormal problems'.
After some sleuthing Dib
learns that Chickenfoot
is really a man who is trapped in a promotional costume but is too stupid to realize that the zipper is stuck. When Dib
frees / cures him and the people realize that Chickenfoot
was in fact not a supernatural monster, they go on to assume that ALL paranormal stories probably have logical and natural explanations and aren't all that supernatural after all (much to Dib's
This is my LEAST favorite episode.
My Favorite Moments:
There wasn't too much that I liked in this episode. If I have to pick a favorite moment (and I guess I do) I'd say the end when people tell Dib
that since Chickenfoot
has been solved that all paranormal encounters must have logical explanations.