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Re: Crop Circles Discussion

From: Greg Boone <Evolbaby.nul>
Date: Mon, 20 Aug 2007 12:55:16 EDT
Archived: Tue, 21 Aug 2007 10:05:13 -0400
Subject: Re: Crop Circles Discussion


>From: Paul Scott Anderson <paulscottanderson.nul>
>To: ufoupdates.nul
>Date: Sun, 19 Aug 2007 18:58:59 -0700
>Subject: Re: Crop Circles Discussion

>>From: John Rimmer <j.rimmer.nul>
>>To: <ufoupdates.nul>
>>Date: Sat, 18 Aug 2007 22:20:15 +0100
>>Subject: Re: Crop Circles Discussion

>>I am familiar with most of the cases cited above. They are, as
>>you say, mostly simple circles which probably have a
>>meteorological explanation. We will never know just how regular
>>and 'hard-edged' they may be because we are usully dependent on
>>verbal descriptions made after the event. The Tully, Queensland,
>>'saucer nests' have been widely discussed in the UFO literature
>>and they have only a marginal connection with the broader crop-
>>circle phenomenon. Stanton Friedman points out that ground
>>markings and crop damage are familiar to ufologists, who have
>>probably examined thousands in Britain, Europe and North America
>>over the last sixty years. To claim all these as 'crop circles'
>>is going to muddy the waters even more.

<snip>

>Something else that ufologists often seem to forget or overlook
>is that the same kind of classic, simpler circles still happen
>even today in some locations. The 'big and fancy' designs do not
>represent the phenomenon as a whole, they simple get the most
>attention.


Excellent Paul Scott Anderson. Thanks for the professional data.

The huge designs are intriguing because one would figure a
formation a hundred meters wide would attract attention with the
dozens upon dozens of people who would be needed to form it, not
leave footprints, cigarette buts, hair, all over the formation.

How is the surveillance of fields going? Anyone ever catch
anyone or anything on camera making these huge complex designs?

I recall reading a news article from 1830's in my home town
about crop circles. We used to see them frequently in the Hudson
Valley before the huge surge in real estate development. Just
simple circles. Nothing like the gigantic displays seen in
England.

We joke that the crop circles seen in England are made by French
satellites.


Best,

Greg




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