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Re: 1999 UFO Alien Abduction Conference Announced

From: Kevin Randle <KRandle993@aol.com>
Date: Thu, 28 Jan 1999 09:46:07 EST
Fwd Date: Thu, 28 Jan 1999 12:00:37 -0500
Subject: Re: 1999 UFO Alien Abduction Conference Announced

>From: Greg Sandow <gsandow@prodigy.net>
>To: UFO UpDates - Toronto <updates@globalserve.net>
>Subject: Re: 1999 UFO Alien Abduction Conference Announced
>Date: Wed, 27 Jan 1999 23:27:29 -0500



>You made your offer directly to me, and I was sympathetic to
>having you appear. Others weren't. I see the point you're making
>now, and I can see how it's reasonable to you.

Thanks. Many don't seem to understand that point.

>On the other hand, this conference isn't meant as the last word
>in scientific discussion of abductions, and in fact isn't meant
>to be a conference in the scientific sense of the word, as the
>abduction conference at MIT was. It's a presentation of certain
>views to the public, and can be as opinionated as it wants.

Absolutely, but let's be honest in the promotion of that point
of view. The organizers have the right to invite whomever they
please, and to exclude whomever they please. And they can be as
opinionated as they please. I was merely attempting to suggest
that this conference will lack a certain balance.

>In any case, Jerry Clark will be making a presentation, and he's
>far from a hard-core abduction believer. We can count on him to
>summarize a good balance of views, both pro and con. In fact, as
>the moderator of the conference, I'll insist on it.

Who could ask for more? No, I'm not being sarcastic here, I mean

>If you'd like to formulate a question for me to ask the
>participants in the final panel discussion, I'll be happy to
>consider asking it. I'm also looking forward to reading your

I may send along a question or two. Thanks again.


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