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Re: The ETH

From: Jason Gammon <BoyintheMachine.nul>
Date: Wed, 1 Aug 2007 01:09:54 EDT
Archived: Wed, 01 Aug 2007 21:31:28 -0400
Subject: Re: The ETH


>From: Ed Gehrman <egehrman.nul>
>To: <ufoupdates.nul>
>Date: Mon, 30 Jul 2007 12:00:40 -0700
>Subject: Re: The ETH

>>From: Jason Gammon <BoyintheMachine.nul>
>>To: ufoupdates.nul
>>Date: Mon, 30 Jul 2007 11:49:28 EDT
>>Subject: Re: The ETH [was: Why The Cover-Up?]

>>>From: Greg Boone <Evolbaby.nul>
>>>To: ufoupdates.nul
>>>Date: Sun, 29 Jul 2007 10:54:02 EDT
>>>Subject: Re: Why The Cover-Up?

>>>Again, the ETH is only a valid hypothesis if one has the mindset
>>>that we mere humans know everything there is about the planet
>>>Earth, physics and a dozen or more physical sciences.

><snip>

>>Greg, you are not getting it. There is no proof that the UFO
>>Phenomena is in fact Extraterrestrial. Instead, the ETH
>>represents an example of Intelligent Speculation.

>>The notion that an advanced race not only coexists with us
>>undetected here on the planet, but actually evolved here, makes
>>absolutely no sense.

>What are your specific objections? Do you understand and/or have
>a problem with convergent evolution?

My objection Ed, is that you have created a scenario more suited
for a Sci-fi channel Saturday night movie, than what the current
evidence suggests. All we know for sure is that a technology
currently unreached by man is being displayed. You take this and
leap into territory many will not venture.

>Are the time spans a
>problem? Do you understand my argument that tool making is a
>niche and has led to our general appearance or after successful
>tool making experience, these hominids could have vacated earth
>because it was undergoing vast change? Please help me understand
>why you can't make "sense" of this hypothesis. I want you to try
>and poke holes in my theory; insults don't count.

You can't poke holes in a ghost, Ed. Flesh out a true theory
based
on logic and I might support it.

>>Such a belief is not only an example of Unintelligent
>>Speculation, but also of the wild, tabloid variety.

>But to call it "unintelligent" without a crumb of evidence as to
>why you feel this way, is a great example of unintelligent
>criticism.

>Ed

I'll give you that Ed, it does take intelligence to be
imaginative. What you seem to be lacking is logic.

-Jason Gammon



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