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Re: Expert Opinions

From: Paul Scott Anderson <paulscottanderson.nul>
Date: Sat, 11 Aug 2007 10:09:24 -0700
Archived: Sun, 12 Aug 2007 14:30:22 -0400
Subject: Re: Expert Opinions

>From: Brad Sparks <RB47x.nul>
>To: ufoupdates.nul
>Date: Fri, 3 Aug 2007 19:25:38 EDT
>Subject: Re: Expert Opinions

>How about Pasteur's germ theory of disease, Semmelweis' early
>version of a germ theory, Wegener's continental drift, Mendel's
>genetics, Lavoisier's oxygen theory of combustion, and the
>history of the Big Bang theory?

Good ones.

>The issue isn't about 'expert opinions'. It's about whether the
>notion of a secret civilization of monotreme hominids that has
>developed independently of mankind to launch UFO technology and
>yet remain undiscovered to humans is really a valid "scientific
>theory" or is just crank pseudoscience like the lost
>civilizations of Mu and Lemuria, the Hollow Earth, etc.

Again, it was meant to be more of a light-hearted look at how
short-sighted scientists or other experts can be sometimes. It
was not about that theory in particular. That's why I started it
under another thread title.

>Your long list widely circulates on the Internet without a
shred >of documentation. Some people have started to point out
that >some of the alleged statements are "urban legends." Some
>statements are misquoted and are in fact true not false.

I had come across many of those before over the years, also,
fwiw. It's possible of course that some may be erroneous, but...
can you prove it?


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