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Re: Expert Opinions

From: John Rimmer <j.rimmer.nul>
Date: Sat, 04 Aug 2007 19:13:19 +0100
Archived: Sun, 05 Aug 2007 10:06:03 -0400
Subject: Re: Expert Opinions

>From: Jerome Clark <jkclark.nul>
>To: <ufoupdates.nul>
>Date: Sat, 4 Aug 2007 12:15:26 -0500
>Subject: Re: Expert Opinions

>>From: Ray Dickenson <r.dickenson.nul>
>>To: <ufoupdates.nul>
>>Date: Sat, 4 Aug 2007 14:08:46 +0100
>>Subject: Re: Expert Opinions


>As a life-long anomalist and much-published champion of
>heterodox phenomena, I must say that till now I have never been
>accused of "clinging to 'establishment views'", but there is a
>first time for everything, and I guess my turn had to come up
>sooner or later.

We at Magonia have called Jerry virtually everything under the
sun, even commenting on his 'conservative' suits, but I don't
think we've ever accused him of having 'establishment views'.

>I do, however, appreciate being given the deepest belly laugh I
>can expect to experience today, and maybe in the week to come. I
>guess one who "clings to 'establishment views'" - I love those
>scare quotes, by the way - is one who fails to acknowledge Ed
>Gehrman's role among the most profound thinkers in all of human
>history. And if you also mean that I am pro-, not anti-, science
>and impatient with crank beliefs, I merrily plead guilty.

Oh, hang on a minute, which 'establishment' are we talking
about? There's more than one, you know.

John Rimmer

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