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UFO Really Means Aliens From Outer Space

From: Regan Lee <rlee15.nul>
Date: Sun, 14 Jan 2007 20:03:22 -0500
Fwd Date: Mon, 15 Jan 2007 07:22:31 -0500
Subject: UFO Really Means Aliens From Outer Space

A New Meme: We All Know UFO Really Means Aliens From Outer Space
by Regan Lee

Of course, it doesn't. But the chronic skeptic has a new meme
out there.And that's the statement, said in a factual and somber
manner, that "everyone knows UFO means extraterrestrials."

I've been noticing this trend the past year or so in Chronic
Skeptic World.(If you plan to visit, don't go alone, and don't
take the bait. It's often good bait; tempting and looks
delicious. Don't do it. I beg you.) Over there, in their world,
they have come up with a new tactic: to state, as if it's a fact
"everyone" knows, that UFO really means little green men from

Perpetuating this lie gives them room to justify calling people
who incorporate the idea ET exists - either could, or does - is
a "kook". If you're a kook, then people get to call you an
idiot, since you are, since you "believe" in UFOs.

Which everyone knows, means aliens.

This is another tactic: using the word "believe". As in "So and
so believes in UFOs" which means you're a kook.

Pointing out that one can't 'believe' in a UFO, any more than
one 'believes' in a toaster, gets you nowhere. You might get a
response like: "We know what toasters look like, and that they
exist. We don't know what UFOs look like."

Really. They say that. Honest.

That's a bit beside the point though. The point is, UFO means
Unidentified Flying Object, and if we see something up there we
can't identify , it's a UFO. "Belief" doesn't come into it.

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