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The Chainsaw Blues - Cox

From: UFO UpDates - Toronto <post.nul>
Date: Sat, 12 Oct 2013 12:14:08 -0400
Archived: Sat, 12 Oct 2013 12:14:08 -0400
Subject: The Chainsaw Blues - Cox

Source: Billy Cox's Blog De Void


Wednesday, October 9, 2013

The Chainsaw Blues
By Billy Cox
There’s a scene in “Parkland,” the new film about the JFK
assassination, where a shaken Abraham Zapruder, played by Paul
Giamatti, has this horrific moment of clarity. Not only has he
witnessed and inadvertently filmed the breathtaking murder of
his hero, he understands his life, and his family’s life, will
never be the same.

In the blink of an eye, Zapruder has been blasted from anonymity
into the glare of multiple law-enforcement agencies. His phone
rings off the hook. The media is playing tug-of-war hardball for
exclusive publishing rights. Behind closed door, a Life magazine
editor has an inside track on fee negotiations. Anguished,
guilt-addled, the Dallas clothing manufacturer rightly insists
his first priority is to protect the security of his family,
whose privacy will be turned inside out through no fault of his

Life would ultimately purchase the images for $150,000; Zapruder
would donate $25,000 to the widow of Dallas PD officer J.D.
Tippit, slain minutes after Kennedy was gunned down. Zapruder
would never use the Bell and Howell Zoomatic camera again. Nor
would the reluctant eyewitness to history keep a copy of the
footage that everyone wanted. He died in 1970 at 65. Time flies.

You may have read about the latest Roswell controversy involving
two Kodachrome slides rumored to show a dead alien recovered
from the alleged 1947 crash site. The reason we’re hearing about
it now is that

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