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Re: Larry King Live: Friday, November 9th, 2007

From: Richard Hall <dh12.nul>
Date: Tue, 13 Nov 2007 09:33:34 -0500
Archived: Wed, 14 Nov 2007 07:02:30 -0500
Subject: Re: Larry King Live: Friday, November 9th, 2007


>From: Brian Ally <ufoupdates.nul>
>To:  ufoupdates.nul
>Date: Tue, 13 Nov 2007 00:59:37 -0500
>Subject: Re: Larry King Live: Friday, November 9th, 2007

>>From: Richard Hall <dh12.nul>
>>To: ufoupdates.nul
>>Date: Mon, 12 Nov 2007 18:22:15 -0500
>>Subject: Re: Larry King Live: Friday, November 9th, 2007

<snip>

>>Brian,

>>As I have said before, it depends on how you define "UFO
>>sightings" in the first place. Trivial cases where people see
>>meteors, satellite re-entries, etc., are very easy to screen
>>out. UFOs should be those reports that survive careful screening
>>and defy obvious explanation.

>This is hair-splitting. I - and, I assume, Buzz Aldrin - was
>referring to 'UFO' reports, in general.

>>Otherwise, yes, poor or inexperienced observers are often fooled
>>and do contribute 'noise' to the UFO question. Any halfway serious
>>investigation, though, could easily deal with this problem.

>Then it would seem that you, me, and Buzz Aldrin are on the same
>page with regard to that.

>Brian

Except that I don't consider it "hair-splitting." Far from it. I
consider it to be a fundamental point of methodology,
epistemology.


Dick




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