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Re: Let's Crank It Up A Notch - Cox

From: John Harney <magonia.nul>
Date: Sun, 4 Mar 2012 17:32:16 -0000
Archived: Mon, 05 Mar 2012 04:36:22 -0500
Subject: Re: Let's Crank It Up A Notch - Cox

>From: Gildas Bourdais <bourdais.gildas.nul>
>To: <post.nul>
>Date: Sat, 3 Mar 2012 17:03:14 +0100
>Subject: Re: Let's Crank It Up A Notch - Cox

>>From: Robert Powell <rpowell.nul>
>>To: post.nul
>>Date: Fri, 02 Mar 2012 20:30:56 -0600
>>Subject: Re: Let's Crank It Up A Notch - Cox

>>Rather than make an assertion that some book demolishes the
>>Trans-en-Provence case, perhaps you could give the reasons to
>>this forum as to why that case is invalid?

>In a few words, here are the main arguments of the skeptics on

>- The  round trace on the ground was made by a truck. The
>witness Renato Nicolai admited it could have been, although he
>confirmed at the same time that it was the exact place where he
>had seen the UFO land in his garden. Nice old man!

>- About the strange effects on the surrounding plants, measured
>by professor Bounias : he goofed in his tests, and CNES engineer
>Velasco doctored the plants in his micro wave oven (a brillant
>suspicion of Robert Alessandri);

>- Finally, the obvious conclusion: Nicolai made a joke.

>Case solved!

Yes, I couldn't have put it better myself. Unfortunately I
haven't managed to find a detailed account of Maillot's
investigation in English on the Web, but the French version is
available, with diagrams, at:


There is a button to click on at the site to do an English
translation, but it doesn't work on my browser.

John Harney

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