Passenger Pigeons Urban legends about hitchhikers. 0 Beware of the hitchhiker, say these legends. He’s not always who he seems. LEGEND The Vanishing Hitchhiker Unusual hitchhiker turns out to be someone who died years earlier. LEGEND By Look or Crook Driver who picks up two hitchhikers learns the folly of judging people by their appearances. LEGEND Shopping Mauled Old woman begging rides at a shopping mall is really crazed killer in diguise.