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Re: Crucial O'Hare UFO Footage? - Kaeser

From: Steven Kaeser <steve.nul>
Date: Wed, 17 Jan 2007 14:00:31 -0500
Fwd Date: Wed, 17 Jan 2007 15:47:59 -0500
Subject: Re: Crucial O'Hare UFO Footage? - Kaeser


>From: Jason Gammon <BoyintheMachine.nul>
>To: ufoupdates.nul
>Date: Wed, 17 Jan 2007 11:06:15 EST
>Subject: Re: Crucial O'Hare UFO Footage?

>>From: Steven Kaeser <steve.nul>
>>To: <ufoupdates.nul>
>>Date: Tue, 16 Jan 2007 08:21:27 -0500
>>Subject: Re: Crucial O'Hare UFO Footage?

>>>From: Jason Gammon <BoyintheMachine.nul>
>>>To: ufoupdates.nul
>>>Date: Tue, 16 Jan 2007 00:33:08 EST
>>>Subject: Re: Crucial O'Hare UFO Footage?

<snip>

>>I'm not sure why you have an impression that FOIA efforts
>>weren't invoked the day after the incident?

>I am operating under no such impression and am quite aware that
>FOIA requests have been filed. Instead, I voiced my desire for
>some means to by-step this incredibly slow process.

Actually a legal process defined by law, which allows certain
amounts of time for responses. Something quicker would be nice,
but probably not practical in a real sense.

>>They can take months
>>to resolve and Dr. Haines is unlikely to give any kind of
>>information out until his Final Report is available. I would
>>guess that won't be until the latter part of this year. It took
>>almost a year and a half to finally develop the full report of
>>the incident at Andrews AFB several years ago, and that case had
>>also become mired in Internet discussion from multiple
>>researchers who were all acting on their own.

>Is it your opinion that 'multiple researchers acting on their
>own' is, in someway, detrimental to the field?

Absolutely, Federal Agencies started to get calls from all
across the Country after the Andrews incident, and most were
working from information that was being posted so it was almost
humorous. I'm sure that the Public Information Officers got a
laugh out of it and had some fun with those who called.

>>Around dusk and dawn we have lights hanging in the sky all
>>around Washington, with numerous transport helicopters joined by
>>radio traffic choppers and the landing lights as planes track
>>down the Potomac River toward Reagan National, or across the sky
>>toward Dullas International. Often these appear to be just
>>hanging in the air, and they're so numerous one doesn't pay much
>>attention any more. Given that most of the Downtown area is a
>>No Fly Zone, I'm amazed at the traffic. But unless one acts in
>>a bizarre manner, there's no reason to suspect something alien -
>>IMO.

>You are, of course, entitled to your opinion. I also am a long-
>standing witness of lights in or around the airspace of
>airports and military bases. I differ from you in the fact that
>such lights/arial objects must be acting in a bizarre manner,
>especially since the term 'bizarre' would need to be quantified
>for this usage. I do understand your general meaning, however.

>I would also like to point out that it is conceivable that
>'planned arial strangeness' involving conventional craft could
>soon take place as means for _the_powers_that_be_ to diffuse
>interest in the initial November sightings. It is of my opinion
>that just such a stunt took place during the Phoenix incident.

And you are, of course, entitled to your opinion. As a Federal
worker in Washington and former news reporter, I would prefer to
have evidence that led to a conclusion.


Steve




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