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Re: Popular Mechanics/Popular Science & UFOs

From: Sue Kovios <bradford@globalserve.net>
Date: Wed, 17 Jun 1998 20:54:04 -0400
Fwd Date: Wed, 17 Jun 1998 22:29:35 -0400
Subject: Re: Popular Mechanics/Popular Science & UFOs

>Date: Tue, 16 Jun 1998 01:19:45 -0700
>From: Larry Hatch <larryhat@jps.net>
>To: UFO UpDates - Toronto <updates@globalserve.net>
>Subject: Popular Mechanics/Popular Science and UFOs.

>Anyone who wants a quick-and-dirty guage of the PS/PM readership
>should look at the classified ads at the back.

>I don't have a copy handy, but remember jewels like " Elijah
>coming before Christ", endless get-righ-quick schemes, "train to
>be a locksmith" etc. I'm sure you can find even better ones!

Here are a few of my favourites:

Alternative Energy - Fantastic self-running motors, generators
and anti-gravity.Free Information.Energy Research, CA


Automobiles - Mugged by Mr. Badwrench?Auto Repair Rip-Offs


Aviation, Hand Gliding - Nuclear Flight - The USAF's 1950's
program to build nuclear powered jets, missiles and rockets.
$35.00 216 Pgs.


Business Opportunities - Secrets of Refrigeration Revealed.


For The Home - Clean Windows - Step-by-step Guide to Clean
Streakless Windows Like the Professionals

or my favourite

Special Services - Information On Anything, Ferguson Research
Specialist, N.Y.

Let's put this last one to the test with regard to the Popular
Mechanics Article shall we.

>If there is any benefit to this, it might be a slight rise in
>public 'UFO consciousness'; the perception that there may indeed
>be an issue worth discussion, even by everyday working Joes who
>would otherwise not give UFOs a thought.

I don't think the everyday working Joe reads Popular Mechanics
or Popular Science, but it will most definitely make the
existing readers more aware.Unfortunately the magazine made
cigarette ads look more appealing and even as I, as a 'ufo
enthusiast', flipped through the magazine, I found I just
flipped past the UFO segment like it was filler with nothing
much to say really and went on to the Technology Watch section
to find out more about nanotechnology, mutant frogs, space trash
worries, and Mining Water On The Moon (pg. 32).The cover lost
it's momentum being surrounded by 'Create a Killer Website',
'Drag Racing Runs Wild', 'Plant Heirloom Seeds' and 'Buy a
Riding Mower and More!', but 'UFOs' does get your attention.
It's good for the collection.

And be sure to check out
for the latest in disaster-resistant buildings.

>OK, 6-cents worth.

Is that before tax?

Happy reading.

Sue Kovios

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