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Re: Russian Fishermen Catch Alien And Eat It -

From: Steven Kaeser <steve.nul>
Date: Sat, 10 Feb 2007 08:27:20 -0500
Fwd Date: Sat, 10 Feb 2007 09:49:03 -0500
Subject: Re: Russian Fishermen Catch Alien And Eat It -


>From: Bob Shell <bob.nul>
>To: ufoupdates.nul
>Date: Fri, 9 Feb 2007 14:15:03 -0500
>Subject: Re: Russian Fishermen Catch Alien And Eat It

>>From: Steven Kaeser <steve.nul>
>>To: <ufoupdates.nul>
>>Date: Thu, 08 Feb 2007 17:47:48 -0500
>>Subject: Russian Fishermen Catch Alien And Eat It

>>And I thought we had problems with ufology research in the West...

>>-----

>>[Caution: Pravda soared to the pinnacle of 'trashy-tabloid'-dom after
>>the collapse of the Soviet Union--ebk]

>>-----

>>Source:

>>http://english.pravda.ru/science/mysteries/07-02-2007/87167-
>>alien_monster-0

>>07.02.2007

>>Russian Fishermen Catch Squeaking Alien And Eat It

>That's just a skate, a fish related to sharks and rays. Nothing
>particularly odd about it. And it probably did taste good.

>Back in early times people used to catch and dry these, and pass
>them off as chimera and other mythical beasts. I never knew why,
>but these dried fish monsters were called "Jenny Hanniver".
>There's a photo of one here:

>http://heritage.scotsman.com/myths.cfm?id=118392006

>Scroll down past the Jackalope.


Hi Bob,

I posted this with tongue firmly planted in cheek, and thought
that my opening line hinted at that. In any case, I had also
tentatively identified it as a sea creature from the photo, and
was amused at the way the article was written around that
obvious fact.


Steve





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