Sam McManis

December 23, 2012

Discoveries: Giant metal creatures in Borrego Springs

BORREGO SPRINGS – It had been a long drive on one of those lonely rural roads and, you know, a guy can get worn out and start seeing things that may or may not be there. Highway hypnosis, my high school driver's ed teacher called it.


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Sam McManis has covered travel and recreation at The Sacramento Bee since 2011, criss-crossing California to report on interesting, humorous, unexpected and sometimes truly strange stories. When he's not driving all over the state for work, McManis likes to run on the many mountain trails California boasts. Contact Sam McManis at or 916-321-1145. Twitter: @SamMcManis