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Re: 'The Unexplained' & Phoenix Lights

From: Susan Baldwin <sblee@stc.net>
Date: Sun, 12 Jul 1998 10:38:58 -0400
Fwd Date: Sun, 12 Jul 1998 13:23:08 -0400
Subject: Re: 'The Unexplained' & Phoenix Lights

>Date: Sat, 11 Jul 1998 11:39:11 +0100
>From: Donald  Ledger <dledger@ns.sympatico.ca>
>To: updates@globalserve.net
>Subject: Re: UFO UpDate: Re: 'The Unexplained' & Phoenix Lights

>>From: Susan Baldwin <sblee@stc.net>
>>To: "UFO UpDates - Toronto" <updates@globalserve.net>
>>Subject: Re: UFO UpDate: 'The Unexplained' & Phoenix Lights
>>Date: Fri, 10 Jul 1998 19:56:29 -0400

>>I don't know about the rest of the crew here but it's hard for me
>>to look at those shows from a non-believer's perspective. That
>>might be the best opinion to get.


>This was my first opportunity to view the Phoenix Lights on
>video. I would have preferred to see more of them from different
>angles, however they appeared to be over a populated area. THAT
>rules out flares. If the Air Guard or the USAF in any way
>admitted to dropping flares in a populated area, not to mention
>a FAA controlled airspace, somebody's ass would be grass as they

>On the screen,the lights seemed to be in a semicircular pattern
>rather than "V" shaped, as if on the leading edge of monstrous
>disk, however  that might have been due to the vantage point of
>the camera. A&E at least tried to do a balanced job of the show
>without too much hype.

>Don Ledger

I agree they were amazing shots weren't they? And not nearly
enough of them. Whatever it was, I could watch it for hours.

I know we have discussed them here quite a bit but its still
astonishing to watch the lights just hang there. To my uninformed
eyes a row of planes seems much more logical than flares anyday.
I wished they had superimposed the pattern over the lights to
give a better idea of the shape that some eyewitnesses claimed to