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Re: Ufology And Psychiatry - Summary

From: Eugene Frison <cthulhu_calls.nul>
Date: Thu, 3 May 2012 10:43:02 -0500
Archived: Fri, 04 May 2012 06:09:15 -0400
Subject: Re: Ufology And Psychiatry - Summary

>From: William Treurniet <wtreurniet.nul>
>To: post.nul
>Date: Sat, 28 Apr 2012 14:23:15 -0400
>Subject: Re: Ufology And Psychiatry - Summary

>>From: Eugene Frison<cthulhu_calls.nul>
>>Date: Fri, 27 Apr 2012 21:47:40 -0500
>>Subject: Re: Ufology And Psychiatry - Summary

>>The reason I was making such a fuss about the definition of
>>'accurate' did not have anything to do with human beings in
>>their everyday situations. It had to do with the concern of
>>encountering an alien intelligence and this human system evolved
>>by natural selection perhaps not being able to properly deal
>>with it - if that intelligence was of a nature that took it
>>outside the narrow spectrum that our perception system was
>>designed to deal with. But that got prempted.

>Eugene, I don't think you need to worry about being seen as a
>clown. It was a fairly high level discussion that happens only
>occasionally on this List, and I quite enjoyed it.

>The concern about whether the human perceptual system may not be
>equipped to deal with alien intelligence and associated
>gimmickry is a valid one. There is already some indication at
>the perceptual level that that may be the case.

>For example, I saw a video a whole ago where someone ganged
>together an infrared video camera with a normal video camera. It
>showed an aerial anomaly (ball of light) on the infrared camera
>but not on the camera operating in the visible spectrum. I can't
>locate the video at the moment, but I think it was put together
>by Jaime Moussan.

>There have also been claims of objects appearing on IR night
>vision video cameras that can't be seen with the unaided eye.

>See the following for example:


I wasn't _worried_ about being seen as a clown, as it should be
obvious to anyone with the ability to think clearly, and the
ability to catch sophism, what was going on. I was merely
pointing out that the attempt was being made to paint me as a

As to it being a fairly high level discussion, well, I think it
has more of the element of a bruhaha than anything else, as
ninety percent of the content was argument against arguments
that weren't even being made. But I thank you for your kind
remarks and support.

What should have gotten discussed is the need for calibration of
the human witness in ufo and anomalous events, but, as I  said,
this got pre-empted. This pre-emptionis still happening, as is
the sophism (whether it be intentional or not).

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