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Re: Governments UFOs & Abductions

From: Ricjhard Hall <dh12.nul>
Date: Mon, 22 Oct 2007 08:14:58 -0400
Archived: Mon, 22 Oct 2007 08:23:01 -0400
Subject: Re: Governments UFOs & Abductions


>From: Harper Carlotto <harpc.nul>
>To: ufoupdates.nul
>Date: Mon, 22 Oct 2007 00:52:33 +0200
>Subject: Governments UFOs & Abductions [was: Videotaping Those Elusive Aliens]

>>From: Vincent Boudreau <vincentboudreau.nul>
>>To: <ufoupdates.nul>
>>Date: Thu, 18 Oct 2007 11:49:14 -0400 (EDT)
>>Subject: Re: Videotaping Those Elusive Aliens

>>On a practical point of view, could governments recognize UFOs
>>and ignore abductions?

>>I do not think so.

>I can think of several scenarios where this would be the best
>choice for the governments:

>a) They know this is happening, but they don't know why and they
>can't do anything about it. Imagine what would happen if Bush or
>Putin or Merkel would go public on TV saying: "...by the way we
>know there is alien scum out there that kidnaps you from your
>cars, bedrooms or wherever. We're sorry this is happening, but
>we don't know who they are doing it and we can't stop them."
>5min later all hell would break loose on this planet.

>b) They know it is happening and they might still be gathering
>information to see if anything can be done.

>c) They know it is happening, and they have some sort of plan
>cooking to try a countermeasure, this might require extreme
>secrecy.

>d) The aliens might simply force them to keep the secret. (This
>is the explanation I like least but find most probable).

>As a matter of fact, as hard as this is for the abductees, I can
>think of many more reasons for the governmets to keep this
>secret, than to do not, if they indeed know it (and maybe why
>it) is happening.

>Even if they don't know what is going on, I can't see them come
>forward saying:"... oh by the way, either 5% of you is
>delusional, or there are alien intruders performing ghastly
>experiments on you, until we know more that's your choice"...

>Either way not a pleasant situation they are in.

There's that famous Vincent Boudreau again, raising a very
interesting question that has already spurred some pertinent
thoughts from Harper Carlotto. As a notorious gatekeeper,
fearful of new ideas and fighting to maintain the status quo, I
cannot allow this to happen. ;-}

Since my UFO abduction studies (in the past) were in and around
the Washington, D.C., area I had occasion to work with some
people with connections in prominent agencies and in high
places. One such made inquiries at one of the household-name
medical institutions to determine the medical staff's awareness
of abduction reports. The result was complete awareness, not
blank stares.

This is only one anecdote from one person, and the skeptibunkers
are permitted to chortle amongst themselves and to ignore it. In
fact, I agree that it is only hearsay and proves abslutely
nothing. To me it is more meaningful because I know the people
involved and have been a guest in their homes.

Over my 40 years or so in this geographical area I have picked
up other tidbits of information which cannot be documented for
general consumption about UFO-related activities at various
agencies. I have made it a practice to report these in my
writings anyway so that better informed and more aware
'ufologists' who know me can factor them into their thinking.
Several of these appear in my book Uninvited Guests.


- Dick



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