From: Ray Dickenson <r.dickenson.nul> Date: Wed, 11 Jul 2012 18:05:15 +0100 Archived: Thu, 12 Jul 2012 05:53:15 -0400 Subject: Re: Types Of Aliens To Expect? >From: Jerome Clark <jkclark.nul> >To: post.nul >Date: Tue, 10 Jul 2012 13:12:24 -0500 >Subject: Re: Types Of Aliens To Expect? >>From: Ray Dickenson <r.dickenson.nul> >>To: <post.nul> >>Date: Tue, 10 Jul 2012 12:25:40 +0100 >>Subject: Re: Types Of Aliens To Expect? <snip> >>I think there's a `Darwin industry' today for much the same >>reason as there was a `Newton industry' in the 18th Cent. That >>is, for nationalistic motives, the English establishment wanted >>a science hero: and in both cases they chose the bigot and >>plagiarist with the _wrong_ idea, which happened to suit the >>establishment's predilections. <snip> >So much for those so-called heroes of liberty - all of them, >incidentally, subject to industries of their own. The number of >biographies and other studies of the above-mentioned historical >figures is uncountable. Of course that's not all they have in >common with Charles Darwin. Like him, they don't measure up to >the standards of cool, unblemished guys like Ray, whom future >centuries will regard with envy for his timeless moral clarity. >In any event, I refuse to participate in further discussion. It >only gives Ray's arguments a pretense to seriousness that they >in no way deserve. Ha! Schopenhauer wrote (and Wallace approximated): "Truth will first be ridiculed, then violently opposed, and finally accepted as self-evident". I see you're about halfway through the process. BTW you obviously failed to read some evidence: www.perceptions.couk.com/galileo-leibniz-hooke.txt www.perceptions.couk.com/uef/wallace.html www.perceptions.couk.com/uef/leibniz.html Cheers Ray D Listen to 'Strange Days... Indeed' - The PodCast At: http://www.virtuallystrange.net/ufo/sdi/program/ These contents above are copyright of the author and UFO UpDates - Toronto. They may not be reproduced without the express permission of both parties and are intended for educational use only.
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