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Re: ETH [Extra Terrestrial Hypothesis] &c

From: Sean Jones <tedric@tedric.demon.co.uk>
Date: Fri, 14 Nov 1997 18:04:28 +0000
Fwd Date: Fri, 14 Nov 1997 17:39:47 -0500
Subject: Re: ETH [Extra Terrestrial Hypothesis] &c

>Date: Fri, 14 Nov 1997 08:41:42 +0200
>From: Jakes Louw <LOUWJE@telkom.co.za>
>To: updates@globalserve.net
>Subject: UFO UpDate: Re: ETH [Extra Terrestrial Hypothesis] &c

>>Jerry Clark

>Well said, Jerry,

>And maybe that's what I'm getting at in my convoluted,
>non-literary way:

>Until we have enough data to KNOW that UFOs and aliens and
>abductions are REAL, it all still remains an exercise in FAITH
>and BELIEF.

>FAITH because a lot of people have to trust their senses and
>their brains' interpretation of events BELIEF because a lot of
>people tend to believe (and usually quite rightly so) the things
>they have faith in.

>I mean, I don't have a problem walking around in a 50 story
>skyscraper, because I believe it won't fall: I have faith and
>trust that I am correct in my perception. That's because I have
>seen that these buildings don't fall over everywhere. But what if
>one does, and I'm inside, and I miraculously survive? My faith
>and belief will be shattered, because I now KNOW differently.

>Same with the ETH: until we KNOW, we can NEVER be sure what we
>are dealing with, or how, or when, or why, or any of these other
>questions that must bug the hell out of experiencers and
>abductees all over the world.

>You owe it to yourselves. It must be done. We need to get to the
>bottom of this, or else we can truly lay claim to the newest
>religion, with all the weird connotations that brings with it.

Jerry, Jake

I could have not said this half as good myself.
Thank you both.

        Are you a man or a mouse, come on squeek up!
                       Sean Jones
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