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Re: Jesse Marcel Jr. On & Off The Record - Friedman

From: Stanton Friedman <fsphys.nul>
Date: Wed, 24 May 2006 18:51:55 -0300
Fwd Date: Thu, 25 May 2006 05:22:52 -0400
Subject: Re: Jesse Marcel Jr. On & Off The Record - Friedman

>From: David Rudiak <drudiak.nul>
>To: <ufoupdates.nul>
>Date: Wed, 24 May 2006 13:17:16 -0700
>Subject: Re: Jesse Marcel Jr. On & Off The Record

>>From: Kathy Kasten <catja90024.nul>
>>To: ufoupdates.nul
>>Date: Wed, 24 May 2006 11:57:43 -0700 (PDT)
>>Subject: Jesse Marcel Jr. On & Off The Record

>>>From: Richard Hall <hallrichard99.nul>
>>>To: ufoupdates.nul
>>>Date: Tue, 23 May 2006 18:56:11 +0000
>>>Subject: Re: Jesse Marcel Jr. On & Off The Record


>>>As for the mysterious government insider, "mysterious" no;
>>>"government insider" yes. We know all about him. He is an aide
>>>to a senior Member of Congress who happens to believe in UFOs
>>>(or is a UFO nut as some would categorize him).

>>>Aides like this guy often pretend to be "in the know" about
>>>important government matters. Obviously he was fishing for
>>>information from Marcel and trying to impress him.

>>>The reverse also holds true. One aide who disbelieves in UFOs
>>>said that if they existed, he would know about it. Just like
>>>some ufologists, they tend to have giant egos, and they like to
>>>play power games.


>Actually, the guy's name has been publicly bandied about the Net
>for the last decade (so "nah, nah" back at you).

>According to my notes, he is Dick D'Amato, who was (is?) an aide
>to Sen. Robert Byrd. Dr. Marcel already disclosed his name back
>around 1995 in an address at Helena, Montana.

>Marcel said he maet D'Amato in Washington, D.C. in 1991. D'Amato
>claimed to be affiliated with the National Security Council and
>a Security Specialist for Sen. Byrd of the Senate Intelligence

>D'Amato told him there was a saucer crash and aliens were
>aboard, that a powerful, unknown "black arm" of the government
>was keeping it secret and spending huge sums of money illegally,
>and the NSC doesn't know where the wreckage was.

>Again, according to my old notes, Stanton Friedman confirmed
>also being at this meeting and expressed surprise that Marcel
>would publicly reveal this information.


I can certainly confirm that it was Dick D'Amato. Senator Byrd
came in to the office while I was there, so there was no reason
to think something untowards was going on.

Thanks to David for bringing up the name which was temporarily
lost to my ancient memory.

Stan Friedman