Ottawa County, MI, Trumbull, Shelton, Stratford and Monroe, CT, and Kirtland in Cleveland, OH
Tiny humans with massive noggins, Melon Heads might sound like delicious candy, but they're actually vicious creatures that will eat YOU; legend has it that these pint-sized predators attack their victims on empty back roads, especially during the full moon. Where did the come from? Some believe they escaped from an insane asylum after turning feral from mistreatment, while others think they're mysterious orphans or incestuous hillbillies.
Chloe Pantazi is an editorial assistant on Thrillist's travel team. Yes, that's a British accent. No, she doesn't watch Doctor Who. Follow her on Twitter at @ChloePantazi.