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Re: Why The Cover-Up?

From: Bob Shell <bob.nul>
Date: Fri, 3 Aug 2007 13:00:54 -0400
Archived: Sat, 04 Aug 2007 12:29:00 -0400
Subject: Re: Why The Cover-Up?

>From: Paul Scott Anderson <paulscottanderson.nul>
>To: UFO UpDates <ufoupdates.nul>
>Date: Fri, 3 Aug 2007 00:04:48 -0700
>Subject: Re: Why The Cover-Up?

>I agree actually, when clear evidence exists to refute a claim.
>In some cases though, available evidence is ignored or
>trivialized because of prior, deeply imbedded bias (by both
>believers and debunkers). I have argued against this, when it
>comes to crop circle research; some people refuse to acknowledge
>that there is a lot of hoaxing going on, even though the
>'ground-truth' evidence indicates it in many cases. They want
>the whole phenomenon to be wonderful and mysterious, and for
>every formation to be something paranormal. I still think there
>is a real, core, phenomenon, and I've had my own experiences I
>can't explain, but there is also a lot of very human 'monkey
>business' as well.

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