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Re: Michael Shermer On 'Larry King Live On UFOs'

From: Dave Morton <Marspyrs.nul>
Date: Tue, 24 Jul 2007 02:17:03 EDT
Archived: Tue, 24 Jul 2007 09:49:57 -0400
Subject: Re: Michael Shermer On 'Larry King Live On UFOs'


>From: David Rudiak <drudiak.nul>
>Date: Sun, 22 Jul 2007 12:13:55 -0700
>Archived: Mon, 23 Jul 2007 07:55:32 -0400
>Subject: Re: Michael Shermer On 'Larry King Live On UFOs'

<snip>

>"Pelicanists" is an inside joke that nobody understands outside
>the field.

>"Anal Retentives" probably wouldn't go over well in polite
>company.

>How about Spiro Agnew (remember him?) and "Nattering Nabobs of
>Negativism?" (sort of like Stan Friedman's "Noisy Negatativsts")

>I like Robert Anton Wilson's perjoratives for CSICOPism,
>"Irrational Rationalism" and "Fundamentalist Materialism", which
>he used in his book, "The New Inquisition: Irrational
>Rationalism and the Citadel of Science."

<snip>

>I still like "Debunker" however, but maybe to make it more
>specific they would be referred to as "Dogmatic Debunkers", sort
>of the flip side to "Gullible Believers" they like to use
>pejoratively to describe UFO researchers.


How about Automatic-Debunkers?

Or: Debunking Robots?

For example: Mr. xxx, the debunking robot - because his
reactions to UFO materials are automatic and thoughtless, as
well as 'dogmatic', of course.

Or: UFO RoboCops?

For example: Mr. xxx, the UFO RoboCop....

Or: UFO RoboDebunker?

For example: Mr. xxx, the UFO RoboDebunker...


Dave Morton


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