UFO Conjecture(s)

Sunday, July 22, 2012

A few things, about this 1996 news item....


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A "professor" (and UFO investigator) deigns that alien abductions are caused by memory remnants of birth.


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The professor, Alvin Lawson, is (or was) an English professor, so he has some UFO cachet, right?


And his experiment utilized hypnosis; a good thing, right?


The possibility that "alien abductions" are caused by residual birth memories or trauma can't be ruled out...


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...but cachet by authority -- the idea offered by a professor  -- is flawed. His credentials lie in some subset of   English literature, not psychology or neurology, or even medicine.


This is how media has caused havoc with UFO topics.


And note the in-set story -- about panic in Spain -- during a promotion of the movie Independence Day.


Media has a lot to answer for.


It's not just UFO nuts who have caused cracks in the UFO story, but mindless media constructs.


RR