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326/417 07 Dec 89 14:43:00 From: Robert Klinn To: All Subj: UFOs: The Best Evidence Altered? Attr: ------------------------------------------------ <...Continued from previous message> [CUT:] Lazar: I don't think that you can ever synthesize it. The amount of -- You essentially have to assemble it by bombarding it with protons; if atom by atom, it would take an infinite amount of power and an infinite amount of time. The substance has to come from a place where super-heavy elements could have been produced naturally. [CUT:] Knapp: And what sort of place is that? [CUT:] Lazar: Next to a much larger sun where there would be greater mass. Maybe a binary star system -- a super-nova -- somewhere where there is just a bigger release of energy to synthesize these things naturally. It has to be a naturally occurring element. [CUT:] Knapp: 115 is the fuel for the anti-matter reactors, he says. By bombarding 115, anti-matter is produced. A kilo of anti-matter could produce the energy equivalent of 46 ten-megaton hydrogen bombs, and comparing the energy potential of anti-matter to, say, the Hoover Dam, would be like comparing planets to grains of sand. 115 could also make one heck of a bomb. [CUT:] Lazar: We're talking about hundreds and hundreds of megatons off a small piece of it. It sounds incredible, but total conversion of matter to energy would release that amount of power. And it isn't that difficult to take -- get the energy out of it. So it's not something you'd ever want to fall into anyone's hands. [CUT:] Knapp: The dangers associated with 115 and anti-matter may be the reason Lazar was hired to work at S-4. There was an accident, he says, back in April 1987, an accident that was passed off as an unannounced nuclear test. [CUT:] Lazar: Some people got killed. I was told flat out I was one of the people that were to replace these guys. [CUT:] Knapp: Is this why the government might be keeping the whole matter a secret? Because of the military potential of alien technology? Lazar says he believes the Soviet Union was once part of our research on the flying disks, but that the U.S. kicked the Soviets out after making some sort of discovery. He also believes the program at S-4 is operated with funds allocated to Star Wars research, but says he can't prove it. Some UFO researchers suspect the government is test flying alien craft so that it can one day master the technology and claim it was made in the good old U.S.A., thus obscuring the possibility of alien visitations. [CUT:] Stanton T. Friedman: I think they have the duty to inform us. At least to the bare bones of what's going on. I don't want technological stuff put out on the table. I mean, I worked on classified projects for 15 years, and I don't think we need another weapon's delivery system. But I think the government does have the responsibility to release information that, indeed, the planet is being visited. Probably it should be done in conjunction with the Soviets. [CUT:] Lazar: I don't think that it will get to that level. They're not going to have a fleet of them and fly them around, and I don't think you need to do that. If you're looking at them from a weapons point of view, you're looking at an incredibly powerful device. You only need one that operates. You don't ever need to come public with it. You may want to learn more about it should it ever break which is -- might be -- what they're doing. [CUT:] Knapp: They've got one -- [CUT:] Lazar: -- Oh, they've got a few. Yeah. [CUT:] Lazar is the first to admit that his story is tough to swallow. He submitted to polygraph exams, has opened up sensitive parts of his personal life, and fully expects to be ridiculed or perhaps punished for his revelations. [END CUT.] _______ [The hypnotherapy discussion of Segment 7 further below has been totally replaced by the following short summary included in the broadcast of 11/25/89. Note that reference to a mind-control technique by Lazar's U.S. government employers has been excised.] Knapp: Lazar wanted to recall further details from reports he says he read at S-4, so he went to Layne Keck, a licensed and experienced hypnotherapist. Keck makes no exaggerated claims about the powers of hypnosis, but he did help dredge up some specifics from the reports. He is confident about that, that Lazar is not making this up. Keck: His subconscious mind believes TOTALLY all of these things. --- FD 2.00 * Origin: ParaNet Administration =->Voice 303-232-8303<-= (1:104/428) SEEN-BY: 19/19 101/667 104/422 428 114/37 115/876 120/80 132/113 SEEN-BY: 133/107 138/111 140/32 141/790 147/66 231/40 252/18 SEEN-BY: 265/12 268/102 283/630 304/1 3 363/17 371/10 382/33 SEEN-BY: 1063/304 3607/20 30163/3 22 150 401 327/417 07 Dec 89 17:13:00 From: Robert Klinn To: All Subj: UFOs: The Best Evidence Altered? Attr: ------------------------------------------------ (C) 1989 ParaNet Information Service "UFO's: The Best Evidence": The Altered Version The two versions of "UFO's: The Best Evidence": Version One: Nine parts (10-15 minutes each): November 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 13, 14, 15, and 16, 1989 Version Two: November 25, 1989 On-air, producer/newsman George Knapp had said the 11/25/89, 8:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m., broadcast of "UFO's: The Best Evidence" (KLAS-TV, Channel 8 in Las Vegas), would include the substance as well as UPDATES of the material broadcast earlier as the nine-part series with the same title. At the end of the ninth segment of the series, he also had said his investigation -- pursuant to physicist Robert Lazar's and others' claims about recovered alien vehicles at Area 51 or S-4 inside the U.S. Government's Nevada Test Site -- "will continue." And earlier in the series, Knapp had said this was "only the beginning," that the investigation is "by no means over." On 11/21/89, 10:00 p.m. until 1:00 a.m., speaking on KVEG 840-AM Radio's Billy Goodman Happening, Lazar himself had said he was informed that Knapp's upcoming 11/25/89, two-hour, KLAS-TV report would contain "much more information" than Knapp's earlier, nine-part broadcasts. But Knapp later told me that although he is personally interested in more UFO material about Area 51, there is no more budget at his station to pursue it. Significant previously-broadcast segments are missing from the 11/25/89 version. Nothing new -- no promised "updates" -- has been added. On the contrary, highly pertinent descriptions by Lazar, hypnotherapist Layne Keck, and Knapp himself have been cut -- in perhaps the most interesting and revealing places. Knapp -- apparently sincere and hardworking -- now gives "time constraints" imposed by the number of commercials that had to be inserted into the 11/25/89 version as the reason for the cuts and the lack of additional material. He justifies the almost entire elimination of Segment Seven (originally broadcast 11/14/89) -- including Lazar's explanations of the alien element 115, time warp and its relation to gravity waves, the production of gravity waves, and the military potential of the alien technology -- by dismissing that material as merely "details." Surprisingly, Knapp graciously said, "I apologize." Military potential -- not only of the recovered alien craft but perhaps of more earthly forces -- may have been revealed by other cuts, including the stunning suspicion by Lazar that "his government employers used some sort of mind control technique to prevent him from disclosing too much about S-4" and the discussion by hypnotherapist Keck of Lazar's possibly being subjected to tremendous fear, threats, and chemicals. And what might be the military implications of this portion of Lazar's statement as broadcast in Segment 6 (11/13/89) but cut from the 11/25/89 version? "One of them looked like it was hit with some sort of a projectile. It had a large hole in the bottom and a large hole in the top with the metal bent out like some sort of, you know, large caliber 4- or 5-inch projectile had gone through it." Was the following stuff cut just to make room for commercials? Knapp: 115 is the fuel for the anti-matter reactors, he says. By bombarding 115, anti-matter is produced. A kilo of anti-matter could produce the energy equivalent of 46 ten-megaton hydrogen bombs, and comparing the energy potential of anti-matter to, say, the Hoover Dam, would be like comparing planets to grains of sand. 115 could also make one heck of a bomb. Lazar: We're talking about hundreds and hundreds of megatons off a small piece of it. It sounds incredible, but total conversion of matter to energy would release that amount of power. And it isn't that difficult to take. . .get the energy out of it. So it's not something you'd ever want to fall into anyone's hands. Knapp: The dangers associated with 115 and anti-matter may be the reason Lazar was hired to work at S-4. There was an accident, he says, back in April 1987. An accident that was passed off as an unannounced nuclear test. Lazar: Some people got killed. I was told flat out I was one of the people that were to replace these guys. --- FD 2.00 * Origin: ParaNet Administration =->Voice 303-232-8303<-= (1:104/428) SEEN-BY: 19/19 101/667 104/422 428 114/37 115/876 120/80 132/113 SEEN-BY: 133/107 138/111 140/32 141/790 147/66 231/40 252/18 SEEN-BY: 265/12 268/102 283/630 304/1 3 363/17 371/10 382/33 SEEN-BY: 1063/304 3607/20 30163/3 22 150 401 328/417 07 Dec 89 17:15:00 From: Robert Klinn To: Robert Klinn Subj: UFOs: The Best Evidence Altered? Attr: ------------------------------------------------ Part 2 <...Continued from previous message> _______ The following appeared in the original nine segments but NOT in the 11/25/89 broadcast. To retain context, some uncut material has been included. Segment 5 (11/10/89): Lazar: Well, I am telling the truth. I've tried to prove that. What's going on up there could be the most important event in history. You're talking about contact, physical contact and proof from another system, another planet, another intelligence. That's got to be the biggest event in history -- period. And, it's real and it's there. [CUT:] Lazar (continuing): And I had an extremely small part in it. I'm convinced that what I saw is absolute proof of that. There is no way that we could have created those disks. There is no way we could have made the disks, the power supplies, anything that goes with it. [END CUT.] Segment 5 (11/10/89): [CUT:] Lazar says he has no intention of going on any UFO lecture circuit. He is not looking to do any additional interviews. In fact, he was not too crazy about doing this one. He did it after certain unfavorable things started happening in his life, and he did it because he feels that whoever is running the show up at S-4 is perpetrating a fraud on the American people and the scientific community. [END CUT.] Segment 6 (11/13/89): Lazar: I gave everything simple names -- the "top hat" one and, you know, the "jello mold"; and the "sport model" operated without any hitches at all. I mean, it looked new. If I know what a new flying saucer looks like. [CUT:] Lazar (continuing): One of them looked like it was hit with some sort of a projectile. It had a large hole in the bottom and a large hole in the top with the metal bent out like some sort of, you know, large-caliber 4- or 5-inch projectile had gone through it. [END CUT.] Segment 6 (11/13/89): Knapp: Bob Lazar isn't the only person to claim "inside knowledge" of the flying disks at the test site -- he is just the only person to say so publicly. We have communicated with several people who say they know of the saucer program. A technician in a highly sensitive position told us it is "common knowledge among those with high security clearances that recovered alien disks are stored at the Nevada Test Site." A Las Vegas professional, who once served in the military and was stationed at the Test Site, says he saw a flying disk land outside the boundaries of Area 51 -- [CUT:] Knapp (continuing): -- that it was quickly surrounded by security personnel and that he was taken away and debriefed for several hours. [END CUT.] Segment 6 (11/13/89): Knapp: A man who once worked at Groom Lake as a technician, at our request, wrote this letter explaining how he inadvertently walked into the wrong hangar and saw what appeared to be a large metallic disk under a tarp. [CUT:] Knapp (continuing): It was being examined by men in lab coats. [END CUT.] Knapp (continuing): And an airman who worked at Nellis at a radar installation says he and his fellow servicemen watched over a period of five nights, unusual objects flying over the Groom Mountains. He says the radar images indicate the objects zoomed into range at speeds of 7,000 miles per hour and then would stop on a dime, and that nothing we have is capable of doing that. The airman says that when word of his sighting got out, he was ordered to turn off his radar sensors for that area and told to keep quiet about the matter because it did not happen. Segment 6 (11/13/89): [CUT:] Knapp: Tomorrow, more troubling allegations about the military potential of alien technology. [END CUT.] --- FD 2.00 * Origin: ParaNet Administration =->Voice 303-232-8303<-= (1:104/428) SEEN-BY: 19/19 101/667 104/422 428 114/37 115/876 120/80 132/113 SEEN-BY: 133/107 138/111 140/32 141/790 147/66 231/40 252/18 SEEN-BY: 265/12 268/102 283/630 304/1 3 363/17 371/10 382/33 SEEN-BY: 1063/304 3607/20 30163/3 22 150 401 329/417 07 Dec 89 17:17:00 From: Robert Klinn To: Robert Klinn Subj: UFOs: The Best Evidence Altered? Attr: ------------------------------------------------ Part 3 <...Continued from previous Message> ======== Segment 7 (11/14/89): (Essentially ALL of Segment 7 has been cut.) [CUT:] Knapp: Just over this ridge [showing a photo of Area 51], tucked inside the test tubes of a hidden government base, the secrets of the universe may be unfolding. The area is designated S-4, and according to one man who claims to have worked there, S-4 harbors scientific achievements that would astonish our deepest thinkers. It is technology that, if it exists, could change the world, but is allegedly bottled up by military minds. [CUT:] Lazar: It's not an overall government project. It's not something that Congress appropriates money for. Two billion is for this, 15 billion for flying saucers, eight billion for Star Wars: it doesn't go like that. I don't believe that they have any knowledge of it at all. [CUT:] Knapp: The technology that Bob Lazar says he saw extends far beyond flying saucers. An anti-matter reactor allows the spaceships to produce their own gravitational fields, he says. Such a technology, if real, would answer UFO skeptics who argue that aliens could never visit Earth because the distances between worlds are too great, even at the speed of light. [CUT:] Lazar: Gravity distorts time and space. Just like if you had a water bed and put a bowling ball in the middle. It warps it down like that -- that's exactly what happens to space. Imagining that you were in a spacecraft that could exert a tremendous gravitational field by itself, you could sit on any particular place and turn on the gravity generator and actually warp space and time, and fold it. By shutting that off, you'd click back and you'd be a tremendous distance from where you were, but time would not have even moved because you essentially shut it off. I mean it is so far fetched, people -- it's difficult for people to grasp, and as stubborn as the scientific community is, they'll never buy it. But this is, in fact, that's just what happens. [CUT:] Knapp: Actually, Lazar's explanation is very close to mainstream scientific thought and can be traced directly to Einstein. The difference is, scientists regard it as theory only. There is much that science still doesn't know. [CUT:] Dale Etheridge (Scientist): There are people who say that our main problem with that is we don't know what gravity is. It's this magical force that acts at a distance. We can describe how it behaves -- that's what the law of gravity is -- it's just a description of how it behaves. But it says nothing about what gravity really is. [CUT:] Knapp: We'll use Etheridge as our barometer of scientific thought. He says we cannot produce gravity, that there's no such thing as a working anti-matter reactor, and that we have yet to figure out a way to get around the speed of light. He also concedes, though, such things are possible. [CUT:] Etheridge: Yeah. And really we don't know what's possible, as there could be other civilizations out there -- several hundred years or so, a thousand years, even a million years ahead of us -- that have found a way to circumvent this. We have no way of knowing for sure. [CUT:] Lazar: Well, the thing is, when you harness gravity, you harness everything. It's the missing piece in physics right now. We really know very little about gravity. [CUT:] Knapp: At least that's the way it used to be. Lazar says the technology to harness gravity not only exists but is being tested at S-4. And if such technology is beyond human capabilities, it must have come from someplace else. It's more than conjecture, he says, because he also saw an element that cannot be found on the periodic chart. The element, called 115, can be stored in lead casings much like this one [showing a lead circular container]. Lazar says the government has 500 pounds of it, and it cannot be made on Earth. [CUT:] Lazar: It would be almost impossible; well, it is impossible to synthesize an element that heavy here on Earth. [CUT:] Knapp: At least right now. --- FD 2.00 * Origin: ParaNet Administration =->Voice 303-232-8303<-= (1:104/428) SEEN-BY: 19/19 101/667 104/422 428 114/37 115/876 120/80 132/113 SEEN-BY: 133/107 138/111 140/32 141/790 147/66 231/40 252/18 SEEN-BY: 265/12 268/102 283/630 304/1 3 363/17 371/10 382/33 SEEN-BY: 1063/304 3607/20 30163/3 22 150 401 330/417 07 Dec 89 17:18:00 From: Robert Klinn To: Robert Klinn Subj: UFOs: The Best Evidence Altered? Attr: ------------------------------------------------ Part 4 <...Continued from previous message> [CUT:] Lazar: I don't think that you can ever synthesize it. The amount of -- You essentially have to assemble it by bombarding it with protons; if atom by atom, it would take an infinite amount of power and an infinite amount of time. The substance has to come from a place where super-heavy elements could have been produced naturally. [CUT:] Knapp: And what sort of place is that? [CUT:] Lazar: Next to a much larger sun where there would be greater mass. Maybe a binary star system -- a super-nova -- somewhere where there is just a bigger release of energy to synthesize these things naturally. It has to be a naturally occurring element. [CUT:] Knapp: 115 is the fuel for the anti-matter reactors, he says. By bombarding 115, anti-matter is produced. A kilo of anti-matter could produce the energy equivalent of 46 ten-megaton hydrogen bombs, and comparing the energy potential of anti-matter to, say, the Hoover Dam, would be like comparing planets to grains of sand. 115 could also make one heck of a bomb. [CUT:] Lazar: We're talking about hundreds and hundreds of megatons off a small piece of it. It sounds incredible, but total conversion of matter to energy would release that amount of power. And it isn't that difficult to take -- get the energy out of it. So it's not something you'd ever want to fall into anyone's hands. [CUT:] Knapp: The dangers associated with 115 and anti-matter may be the reason Lazar was hired to work at S-4. There was an accident, he says, back in April 1987, an accident that was passed off as an unannounced nuclear test. [CUT:] Lazar: Some people got killed. I was told flat out I was one of the people that were to replace these guys. [CUT:] Knapp: Is this why the government might be keeping the whole matter a secret? Because of the military potential of alien technology? Lazar says he believes the Soviet Union was once part of our research on the flying disks, but that the U.S. kicked the Soviets out after making some sort of discovery. He also believes the program at S-4 is operated with funds allocated to Star Wars research, but says he can't prove it. Some UFO researchers suspect the government is test flying alien craft so that it can one day master the technology and claim it was made in the good old U.S.A., thus obscuring the possibility of alien visitations. [CUT:] Stanton T. Friedman: I think they have the duty to inform us. At least to the bare bones of what's going on. I don't want technological stuff put out on the table. I mean, I worked on classified projects for 15 years, and I don't think we need another weapon's delivery system. But I think the government does have the responsibility to release information that, indeed, the planet is being visited. Probably it should be done in conjunction with the Soviets. [CUT:] Lazar: I don't think that it will get to that level. They're not going to have a fleet of them and fly them around, and I don't think you need to do that. If you're looking at them from a weapons point of view, you're looking at an incredibly powerful device. You only need one that operates. You don't ever need to come public with it. You may want to learn more about it should it ever break which is -- might be -- what they're doing. [CUT:] Knapp: They've got one -- [CUT:] Lazar: -- Oh, they've got a few. Yeah. [CUT:] Lazar is the first to admit that his story is tough to swallow. He submitted to polygraph exams, has opened up sensitive parts of his personal life, and fully expects to be ridiculed or perhaps punished for his revelations. [END CUT.] _______ [The hypnotherapy discussion of Segment 7 further below has been totally replaced by the following short summary included in the broadcast of 11/25/89. Note that reference to a mind-control technique by Lazar's U.S. government employers has been excised.] Knapp: Lazar wanted to recall further details from reports he says he read at S-4, so he went to Layne Keck, a licensed and experienced hypnotherapist. Keck makes no exaggerated claims about the powers of hypnosis, but he did help dredge up some specifics from the reports. He is confident about that, that Lazar is not making this up. Keck: His subconscious mind believes TOTALLY all of these things. --- FD 2.00 * Origin: ParaNet Administration =->Voice 303-232-8303<-= (1:104/428) SEEN-BY: 19/19 101/667 104/422 428 114/37 115/876 120/80 132/113 SEEN-BY: 133/107 138/111 140/32 141/790 147/66 231/40 252/18 SEEN-BY: 265/12 268/102 283/630 304/1 3 363/17 371/10 382/33 SEEN-BY: 1063/304 3607/20 30163/3 22 150 401 331/417 07 Dec 89 17:19:00 From: Robert Klinn To: Robert Klinn Subj: UFOs: The Best Evidence Altered? Attr: ------------------------------------------------ Part 5 Conclusion <....Continued from previous message> =================== [CUT:] Knapp: His desire to explain what really happened at S-4 took him to Layne Keck, a licensed, experienced hypnotherapist who quietly and privately tried to help Lazar remember details of the many briefing papers he says he read. [CUT:] Keck: I have no clue as to what we were getting to, and he started saying that there were pictures of what I thought was DESKS on the wall. Well as it turned out, it was DISKS that he was referring to. And at that moment I realized we were into something that was pretty heavy. [CUT:] Knapp: Keck does not exaggerate his claims for hypnosis. He regards it as a useful tool for uncovering some lost memories. He says people are quite capable of lying under hypnosis but says the technique can be of help in determining truth. What's his opinion of Lazar's truthfulness? [CUT:] Keck: It tells me that his subconscious mind believes totally all of these things. [CUT:] Lazar has long suspected that his government employers used some sort of mind-control technique to prevent him from disclosing too much about S-4. While he says he has vivid conscious memories of the saucers and other technology, there were other memories that even now remained locked, which is why he sought out Keck in the first place. Keck is convinced that someone really did mess with Lazar's head. [CUT:] Keck: Also they used tremendous fear in threatening those in his environment if he did bring this information forth. Also, it appears that maybe there were some chemicals used. [CUT:] Lazar: Nah, I'm not going to change anyone's mind. That's not my intention. I'm just relaying the experience -- the job that I went through. It is a fantastic thing. It's a fantastic story. I can't take people there to show them what was going on, and you know, I don't expect anyone to believe it. [CUT:] Knapp: What if he is right? What if aliens are here? How would this change our view of the world? Our most fundamental beliefs? Religion? We'll know more on that tomorrow. [END CUT.] _______ Also MISSING from the 11/25/89 version are Knapp's opinions and comments before and after most of the nine previously broadcast segments. His extended comments at the end of the ninth segment are particularly bold. He says: "What we have learned" is that "the Government has lied" and "has discredited UFO witnesses." Knapp suggests that any future Congessional UFO inquiry must be "without ties to the CIA" or other intelligence agencies. Then turning from a co-anchor and looking into the camera, he seems to speak to particular individuals: "There are people probably watching right now. . . who know a lot about this subject." And he asks them to call him. Knapp ends the ninth segment by assuring his viewers that "the investigation will continue." --- FD 2.00 * Origin: ParaNet Administration =->Voice 303-232-8303<-= (1:104/428) SEEN-BY: 19/19 101/667 104/422 428 114/37 115/876 120/80 132/113 SEEN-BY: 133/107 138/111 140/32 141/790 147/66 231/40 252/18 SEEN-BY: 265/12 268/102 283/630 304/1 3 363/17 371/10 382/33 SEEN-BY: 1063/304 3607/20 30163/3 22 150 401

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