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11brain.htm Pages 12-16: winter 1993 DOES THE BIBLE SPEAK OF THE BRAIN? Ed Babinski Does the Bible or the witless Scarecrow in The Wizard of Oz mention the brain more frequently? If your answer was the scarecrow,
11canaan.htm Pages 6-7: WINTER 1993 Reprinted from The Firm Foundation.... WAS IT MORALLY RIGHT FOR GOD TO ORDER THE KILLING OF THE CANAANITES? Clarence Lavender The Bible teaches that God never does anything wrong.
11childr.htm Pages 7-11: winter 1993 SUFFER, LITTLE CHILDREN Farrell Till If you couldn't believe what you were seeing while reading the foregoing article, you probably have no background in Christian fundamentalism
11front.htm Front Page: winter 1993 LIVING ON BORROWED TIME Despite all the noise being made by the vociferous religious right and the influence it currently exerts on the Republican Party, there are clear indica-
11harmon.htm Pages 2-5: winter 1993 A PERFECT WORK OF HARMONY? Farrell Till In the second issue of TSR (Spring 1990, p. 14), we raised the question of harmony in the Bible in a short article with the same title as t
1back.htm THE UNFINISHED DEBATE On May 10, 1988, James H. Laws, Jr., a Church-of-Christ preacher and a professor of apologetics at Tennessee Bible College, challenged Farrell Till to a written debate on the iner
1back1.htm had advanced in favor with himself? We invite Mr. Jackson to answer these perplexing questions, but his past record of refusing such invitations, tells us that he will probably refuse this one too.
1case1.htm Pages 2-4: winter 1992 A CASE IN POINT Dr. Robert H. Countess One ought to be able to apply the ICBI definition(s) of inerrancy to any page or verse or phrase or word of the Scriptures and thereupon judg
1flat.htm Pages 9-11: winter 1990 THE FLAT-EARTH BELIEF OF BIBLE WRITERS Adrian Swindler All Christian sects recognize the Bible as the primary source of revela- tion. This compiled material was allegedly inspir
1front.htm Front Page: winter 1990 WHY ANOTHER RELIGIOUS PUBLICATION? If there is anything the world already has enough of, surely that would be religious publications. The pouches of our mail carriers bulge with
1front1.htm Front Page: winter 1992 SILENCE IN FANTASYLAND On October 26-28, 1978, the International Council on Biblical Inerrancy (ICBI) met in Chicago to begin a ten-year project designed to define and defend th
1hurrah.htm Pages 2-5: winter 1990 THE LAST HURRAH OF THE INERRANCY DOCTRINE Farrell Till Many fundamentalist Christians sincerely believe that the Bible is the verbally inspired word of God. As believers in verbal
1impreg.htm Pages 7-9: winter 1990 A reply to "The Last Hurrah...." THE INERRANCY DOCTRINE IS FOUND TO BE IMPREGNABLE Jerry Moffitt It is with great pleasure that I lift my pen in defense of God's word. Surely it is
1saints1.htm Pages 14-15: winter 1992 WHAT HAPPENED TO THE RESURRECTED SAINTS? Ed Babinski Two short verses in Matthew raise perhaps the most serious questions that can be put to a literal interpretation of the resu
1seth1.htm Pages 5-10, 16: winter 1992 SONS OF GOD: JUST THE GODLY LINEAGE OF SETH? Farrell Till In a front-page question-and-answer column in the June 1991 issue of Christian Courier, editor Wayne Jackson presente
1tarry1.htm Pages 11-13: winter 1992 DID THEY TARRY IN THE CITY? Farrell Till So much depends on the resurrection of Jesus. Without it, the whole superstructure of Christianity would collapse. To this, agreed eve
22any.htm Pages 8-8: spring 1993 ANY LOOPHOLE WILL DO Farrell Till The how-it-could-have-been scenario is a common tactic that fundamentalists use to "explain" passages in the Bible that pose serious problems fo
22back.htm Back Page: spring 1993 GOD... which it thrives, it isn't very comforting to think that social progress in our country will continue to be impeded by those who seek to impose their interpretations of "Go
22birth.htm Pages 13-14, 16: spring 1993 A VIRGIN-BIRTH PROPHECY? Kenneth E. Nahigian Prophecy is a muddy science, and Bible prophecy more muddy than most. Take those Old Testament prophecies. Evangelists never ti
22commen.htm Page 15: spring 1993 GOD'S WORD AGAIN WITHOUT COMMENT Once again we will let the Bible speak for itself to show that it contains unsavory elements and is at times inconsistent and contradictory. The f
22exampl.htm Pages 2-7: spring 1993 AN EXAMPLE OF "PROPHECY FULFILLMENT" Farrell Till What about all of those amazing examples of prophecy fulfillment? This is a question that fundamentalists almost always resort to
22front.htm Front Page: spring 1993 GOD WAS WITH HIM In January, newspapers in Central Illinois reported the tragedy of a young man who was seriously maimed in a train accident. Wearing Walkman earphones as he st
22loop.htm Pages 9-11: spring 1993 WHAT IS WRONG WITH ANY-LOOPHOLE-WILL-DO HERMENEUTICS Dave Matson One solution, offered by the editor of a Bible newsletter, envisions two campfires in the courtyard. The rule th
22noah.htm Pages 5-7: spring 1993 COMMON SENSE AND NOAH'S FLOOD Farrell Till "The Impossible Voyage of Noah's Ark" by Robert A. Moore (Creation/Evolution, Winter 1983) is the most thorough exposure of absurd-
22reader.htm Page 12: spring 1993 READER REACTION We receive far more letters than we can respond to, but occasionally we print samples that contribute useful insights to the articles and materials we publish. ***
2amram.htm Pages 2-6: spring 1990 HOLES IN THE TWO-AMRAMS THEORY Farrell Till In our first issue of The Skeptical Review, I exchanged arguments with Jerry Moffitt on the general question of Bible inerrancy. Much o
2back.htm Back Page: spring 1990 A PERFECT WORK OF HARMONY? Inerrancy proponents often refer to the Bible's perfect harmony and consistency of theme as compelling evidence of verbal inspiration. Our reac- tion to
2back2.htm Back Page: spring 1992 LIVING.... defend the theory of evolution, but to give our fundamentalist readers some- thing to think about. As long as there is a living to be made at something, there will alwa
2front.htm Front Page: spring 1990 (continued p. 12) WE COME NOT TO DESTROY THE BIBLE Reaction to our first issue was mainly what we had expected. We received a few letters of praise, but most of the mail was ve
2front2.htm Front Page: spring 1992 THERE'S A LIVING IN IT A subscriber in Florida recently raised an interesting question: "Why can't these preachers simply admit that the Bible is not the inerrant book it has be
2imposs2.htm Pages 5-7: spring 1992 IMPOSSIBLE FOR GOD TO LIE? AN ANSWER Michael P. Hughes Quite often those who wish to discredit the Bible form an idea, then do their very best to find "proof" to support that idea
2lie2.htm Pages 2-4: spring 1992 IMPOSSIBLE FOR GOD TO LIE? Farrell Till "God cannot lie. For this reason alone, we know that whatever he person- ally has communicated to mankind is true." This is how Editor Tom
2maze2.htm Pages 12-15: spring 1992 THE RESURRECTION MAZE Farrell Till When two or more statements contradict one another, they cannot all be right. If we apply this rule of evidence to the testimony of the "eyewi
2ninevh2.htm Pages 8-11: spring 1992 A VERY GREAT CITY Dave Matson Jonah 3:3 informs us that the old Assyrian capital, Nineveh, was an exceedingly great city, being three days' journey across! 'Twas a really, reall
2plug.htm Pages 7-11: spring 1990 A reply to "Holes...." PLUGGING "HOLES" IN THE TWO-AMRAMS THEORY Jerry Moffitt Any success, benefits, or accomplishments in any task are directly related to Him in whom we have com
33back.htm Back Page: summer 1993 do not debate the inerrancy issue in order to educate my opponents, because their minds are almost always anesthetized to reason and logic. I debate them in hopes of reachi
33corres.htm Pages 15-16: summer 1993 CORRESPONDENCE WITH GLEASON ARCHER Farrell Till Dr. Gleason Archer is undoubtedly the chief apostle of Bible inerrancy. His book Encyclopedia of Bible Difficulties is the most o
33essenc.htm Page 10: summer 1993 Reprinted from Defender THE ESSENCE OF PROPHECY Bobby Liddell Prophecy is, by definition, that which is spoken forth. That which is spoken forth, in true prophecy, is that which coul
33front.htm Front Page: summer 1993 POISONING THE WELL Logical fallacies of every conceivable kind are much in evidence in apolo- getic literature written in defense of the Bible inerrancy doctrine, but few are more
33myth.htm Pages 11-14: summer 1993 THE MYTH OF PROPHECY FULFILLMENT Farrell Till At The Skeptical Review, we consider articles like the foregoing one to be an excellent source of materials detrimental to the bibl
33once.htm Pages 7-9: summer 1993 ONCE UPON A TIME.... Farrell Till Christian fundamentalists dismiss as liberal nonsense any interpretation of scriptures that is based on the existence of myths and legends in t
33sexual.htm Pages 5-7: summer 1993 SEXUAL CONDUCT PENTATEUCHAL STYLE Robert Countess, Ph.D. There are several biblical passages that I consider unambiguous in their implications or the inferences that may be drawn f
33spider.htm Pages 2-6: summer 1993 WILL THERE BE SPIDERS IN HEAVEN? Farrell Till The inerrancy doctrine is an inevitable consequence of belief in the divine inspiration of the scriptures. Inerrantists recognize th
3back3.htm Back Page: summer 1992 DID... tell "the things that happened in the way, and how he was known of them in the breaking of the bread" (v:34). So why would the apostles have disbe- lieved the report of the
3did3.htm Pages 11-13: summer 1992 DID THEY OR DIDN'T THEY? Farrell Till In the Autumn 1991 issue, we began a series of articles designed to show inconsistencies in the resurrection accounts of the four gospels.
3fifty3.htm Page 8: summer 1992 SQUEEZING FIFTY YEARS INTO TWENTY Farrell Till No contradictions in the Bible? That's what bibliolaters say, but the facts say something else. A simple example of discrepancy can be
3flat.htm Page 5-12: summer 1990 THE FLAT EARTH: STILL AN EMBARRASSMENT TO BIBLE INERRANTISTS Adrian Swindler As I proved in an earlier article ("The Flat-Earth Belief of Bible Writers," Winter Issue, 1990, pp. 9-
3front.htm Front Page: summer 1990 NO TAKERS Our second issue brought another wave of angry reaction. Some wrote REFUSED on their copies and had them returned to us, others sent us terse notes calling our publica
3front3.htm Front Page: summer 1992 INCREASING THE ADVANTAGE In all issues of TSR, we have offered the opposition equal space to rebut our lead articles. Although we have asked many inerrancy defenders to write r
3reader3.htm Pages 14-15: summer 1992 READER REACTION We receive many interesting letters that, regrettably, we have no space to print and often no time to respond to. In this issue, we are publishing three letters
3reply.htm Pages 2-5: summer 1990 A REPLY TO "THE FLAT-EARTH BELIEF OF BIBLE WRITERS" Jerry McDonald The claim was made by Adrian Swindler (Winter Issue, pp. 9-11) that the writers of the Bible believed and wrote i
3respon3.htm Pages 5-7: summer 1992 SARAH'S "POWER" TO CONCEIVE: A RESPONSE Bill Lockwood I am delighted to take in hand to review Farrell Till's article "Sarah's 'Power' To Conceive." With appreciation for the spa
3saints3.htm Pages 9-10, 16: summer 1992 MORE ABOUT THE RESURRECTED SAINTS Farrell Till The attention it has received indicates that Ed Babinski's article about the resurrected saints (TSR, Winter 1992, pp. 14-15)
3sarah3.htm Pages 2-5: summer 1992 SARAH'S "POWER" TO CONCEIVE Farrell Till Occasionally, we have recommended to our readers other publications and materials that we believe would assist them in their study of the
4back.htm Back Page: autumn 1990 SUBSCRIPTION RENEWALS All first-year subscriptions to The Skeptical Review are free. We will gladly send it to anyone who requests it as well as to those whom our readers recomm
4contr.htm Page 11: autumn 1990 TEXTUAL CONTRADICTIONS IN THE BIBLE Is the Bible the work of perfect harmony that inerrancy believers claim it is? Suppose we let the Bible speak for itself and see what answer we
4effort4.htm ges 8, 16: autumn 1992 OUR OWN EFFORT A thousand dollars Is certainly nothing to sneeze at, so we decided to try for Ralph Nielsen's $1,000 offered in the summer issue. In taking the information from
4eviden4.htm Pages 4-8: autumn 1992 BIBLE INERRANCY: A BELIEF WITHOUT EVIDENCE Farrell Till I commend Mr. Miller for an excellent definition of the Bible inerrancy doctrine and perhaps an even better explanation of
4front.htm Front Page: autumn 1990 A YEAR IN REVIEW With this issue we complete our first year of publication. The results have been mixed. We have received compliments, and we have received denunciations. Admitt
4front4.htm Front Page: autumn 1992 TRUTH IS ITS OWN EXCUSE FOR BEING In the summer edition, we published Bill Lockwood's response to the problem of Sarah's seminal emission that was raised by a Greek expression u
4inadeq4.htm Pages 9-12: autumn 1992 A TYPICALLY INADEQUATE RESPONSE Farrell Till In the summer edition of TSR, Bill Lockwood attempted to resolve the problem of Sarah's alleged power to make "a deposit of semen," w
4inerr4.htm Pages 2-4: autumn 1992 WHY I BELIEVE IN THE INERRANCY OF THE SCRIPTURES Dave Miller "Inspiration" refers to the origin of the Bible, i.e., that it is "God- breathed" (II Tim. 3:16). Several terms are use
4jeremia.htm Pages 6-10, 12: autumn 1990 THE JEREMIAH DILEMMA Farrell Till Before the discovery of the Dead Sea Scrolls, the oldest known manu- scripts of the Old Testament dated from 895 A.D., a fact that raised sig
4respon4.htm Pages 12-16: autumn SARAH'S POWER TO CONCEIVE: A RESPONSE (II) Bill Lockwood Once again I thank Farrell Till for the space to rebut his arguments, and once more I encourage Till to open his columns to d
4science.htm Pages 2-5: autumn 1990 WHAT ABOUT SCIENTIFIC FOREKNOWLEDGE IN THE BIBLE? Farrell Till Any challenge to the Bible inerrancy doctrine will sooner or later encoun- ter the scientific-foreknowledge argument.
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aaas-bos.htm Study finds evidence of ESP phenomenon By David L. Chandler, Globe staff from "AAAS in Boston," in the Boston Globe, 15 February 1993 A psychologist from Cornell University reported yesterday what he sai
abduckke.htm "If the Aliens would only keep all the folks they abduct, our world would be a little saner." - Dr. Jill Tarter
act-fac4.htm Date: 04 Apr 94 03:20:30 To: All Subject: April 1994 _Acts & Facts_ The April issue of the Institute for Creation Research's _Acts & Facts_ arrived a couple days ago. Here are the highlights: 1. A repor
add-faqs.htm To: All Msg #93, Nov-10-93 08:54AM Subject: New FAQ Section Followup-To: sci.skeptic I'd like to add a new section onto the sci.skeptic FAQ, dealing with false memo
ado4.htm Pages 7-9: autumn 1991 MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING Steve Gunter Farrell Till alleges Genesis 6:1-4 proves the book of Genesis contains a mixture of mythology. In fact, Till has simply misread the passage.
aliens2a.htm From an L.A. paper: Los Angeles hypnotherapist Yvonne Smith said in May that more than 30 people had joined her support group of those who say they have been abducted by aliens. The group meets in Smith
alternat.htm "BOOK, HYPE, AND SNOOKERED" by Robert Sheaffer (Book Review reprinted from the Nov.Dec., 1979 issue of the now-defunct magazine, "Second Look") ALTERNATIVE 3 by Leslie Watkins, David Ambrose and Christop
ashtaruf.htm Ashtar's Information. Subject: Ashtar Tells Them What`s What's. This is the information that I was referring to on the net that was talking about Ashtar's information. I never did get permission yet to re
athskp.htm To: All Msg #82, Jun-30-93 12:04AM Subject: Re: Are science and religion compatable? In article <1993Jun29.160851.23910@fsl.noaa.gov> bear@kestrel.fsl.noaa.gov (Be
aware410.htm 93-01 (Issue No. 410) Find Out Who, |* REVELATIONS OF AWARENESS *| How Many Have In Fact, You |* The New Age Cosmic Newsletter *| You Served? And Really Are. -
aware411.htm 93-02 (Issue No. 411) Find Out Who, |* REVELATIONS OF AWARENESS *| How Many Have In Fact, You |* The New Age Cosmic Newsletter *| You Served? And Really Are. -
aware412.htm 93-03 (Issue No. 412) Find Out Who, |* REVELATIONS OF AWARENESS *| How Many Have In Fact, You |* The New Age Cosmic Newsletter *| You Served? And Really Are. -
aware416.htm 93-07 (Issue No. 416) Find Out Who, |* REVELATIONS OF AWARENESS *| How Many Have In Fact, You |* The New Age Cosmic Newsletter *| You Served? And Really Are. -
aware417.htm 93-08 (Issue No. 417) Find Out Who, |* REVELATIONS OF AWARENESS *| How Many Have In Fact, You |* The New Age Cosmic Newsletter *| You Served? And Really Are. -
aware418.htm 93-09 (Issue No. 418) Find Out Who, |* REVELATIONS OF AWARENESS *| How Many Have In Fact, You |* The New Age Cosmic Newsletter *| You Served? And Really Are. -
aware419.htm 93-10 (Issue No. 419) Find Out Who, |* REVELATIONS OF AWARENESS *| How Many Have In Fact, You |* The New Age Cosmic Newsletter *| You Served? And Really Are. -
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az_jan92.htm The Arizona Skeptic A Journal Promoting Critical Thinking Volume 5, Issue 4 January/February 1992 Predictions for 1992! Compiled by Mike Stackpole These are the predictions made by the Phoeni
az_jul91.htm The Arizona Skeptic A Journal Promoting Critical Thinking Volume 5, Issue 1 July/August 1991 Rosenthal Lecture By Jim Lippard On February 17, 1989, the psychology and communications
az_jul92.htm The Arizona Skeptic A Journal Promoting Critical Thinking Volume 6, Issue 1 July/August 1992 Science and Dianetics By Jeff Jacobsen L. Ron Hubbard constantly makes the claim that dianetics is
az_mar92.htm The Arizona Skeptic A Journal Promoting Critical Thinking Volume 5, Issue 5 March/April 1992 About "The Vitality of Mythical Numbers" and "Truth Almost Extinct in Tales of Imperiled Species"
az_may92.htm The Arizona Skeptic A Journal Promoting Critical Thinking Volume 5, Issue 6 May/June 1992 An Observation of the Famous Marfa Lights By James Long On Sunday of Memorial Day weekend, 1990, Jeff
az_nov91.htm The Arizona Skeptic A Journal Promoting Critical Thinking Volume 5, Issue 3 November/December 1991 Postscript to "Some Failures of Organized Skepticism" By Jim Lippard The following is a chro
az_sep91.htm The Arizona Skeptic A Journal Promoting Critical Thinking Volume 5, Issue 2 September/October 1991 Dianetics: From Out of the Blue? By Jeff Jacobsen L. Ron Hubbard, author of the book _
az_sep92.htm The Arizona Skeptic A Journal Promoting Critical Thinking Volume 6, Issue 2 September/October 1992 How Much of Your Brain Do _You_ Use? By Mickey Rowe The claim is frequently made that the av
az_v1-5i.htm Index to The Arizona Skeptic Volumes 1-5 (1987-1992) Ron Harvey, editor: 1(1) July/August 1987 1(2) September/October 1987 1(3) November/December 1987 1(4) January/February 1988 1(5) March/April 1988 1(6) May
back1.htm JANNES... some of their exploits. Not yet entirely clear, however, is the precise relationship between the loose traditions and the written composition (Vol. 2, p. 427). Obviously, then, a widely know
back2.htm errors in it. And if the Bible is riddled with scientific errors, they should wonder too about the truth of that often parroted claim that the Bible is inerrant in all details of history, geography,
back3.htm Back Page: summer 1991 NOTE... that the old Testament teaches the actual existence of only one God" and then concluded from this that "(a)ny interpretation of any passage that puts Bible writers in cont
back4.htm Back Page: autumn 1991 tion of their leader is a glitch in the Bible that must be explained before rational people can accept the inerrancy theory. *********************************** THE TILL-McDONAL
bad-irss.htm To: All 05-Jul-93 01:28am Subject: IRS ARE YOU IN F E A R OF THE I.R.S. ? A V P E L I P A S D E L E E A N R C I E N YOU NEED NOT TO BE! TRUE OR FALSE ? 1. The I.R.S. IS A GOVERNM
basapr89.htm April 1989 "BASIS", newsletter of the Bay Area Skeptics Bay Area Skeptics Information Sheet Vol. 8, No. 4 Editor: Kent Harker HIGH DELUSION by John Lattanzio [BAS director Dr. John Lattanzio is an astrophy
basapr90.htm April 1990 "BASIS", newsletter of the Bay Area Skeptics Bay Area Skeptics Information Sheet Vol. 9, No. 4 Editor: Kent Harker SKEPTICS STING CREATIONISTS by Ian Plimer This article (edited for space) first
basaug89.htm August 1989 "BASIS", newsletter of the Bay Area Skeptics Bay Area Skeptics Information Sheet Vol. 8, No. 8 Editor: Kent Harker MARS HIDES FACE IN SHAME by David Morrison [Dr. David Morrison, a CSICOP Fello
basaug90.htm August 1990 "BASIS", newsletter of the Bay Area Skeptics Bay Area Skeptics Information Sheet Vol. 9, No. 8 Editor: Kent Harker BOLLING FOR FACTS by Wayne Bartz, Ph.D. and Richard Rason, Ed.D. [What follows
basdec89.htm December 1989 "BASIS", newsletter of the Bay Area Skeptics Bay Area Skeptics Information Sheet Vol. 8, No. 12 Editor: Kent Harker IS ASTROLOGY RATIONAL? by David Widdowson [This article first appeared in
basdec90.htm December 1990 "BASIS", newsletter of the Bay Area Skeptics Bay Area Skeptics Information Sheet Vol. 9, No. 12 Editor: Yves Barbero MARKETING RELIGION by Yves Barbero "We are a chosen generation, a royal pr
basfeb89.htm February 1989 "BASIS", newsletter of the Bay Area Skeptics Degrees of Folly: Part I by William Bennetta [On 8 December 1988, the "New York Times" told that the Institute for Creation Resear
basfeb90.htm February 1990 "BASIS", newsletter of the Bay Area Skeptics Bay Area Skeptics Information Sheet Vol. 9, No. 2 Editor: Kent Harker PSYCHICS' 1989 PREDICTIONS FIZZLE by Robert Sheaffer [When psychics make pre
basjan89.htm January 1989 "BASIS", newsletter of the Bay Area Skeptics I Can See Clearly Now by Don Henvick [Our resident psychic mole, Don Henvick, can't keep his hands out of the cookie jar for very long.
basjan90.htm January 1990 "BASIS", newsletter of the Bay Area Skeptics Bay Area Skeptics Information Sheet Vol. 9, No. 1 Editor: Kent Harker "I predicted last year before New Years on KGO radio and TV [San Francisco]
basjul89.htm July 1989 "BASIS", newsletter of the Bay Area Skeptics Bay Area Skeptics Information Sheet Vol. 8, No. 7 Editor: Kent Harker ONWARD CHRISTIAN HEALERS by Kent Harker [The claims of supernatural healing have
basjul90.htm July 1990 "BASIS", newsletter of the Bay Area Skeptics Bay Area Skeptics Information Sheet Vol. 9, No. 7 Editor: Kent Harker CONCRETE PYRAMIDS by Lynn Hammond [Lynn Hammond is a Bay Area Skeptic from Idaho
basjun89.htm June 1989 "BASIS", newsletter of the Bay Area Skeptics Bay Area Skeptics Information Sheet Vol. 8, No. 6 Editor: Kent Harker THE CASE OF THE COUNTERFEIT CHRISTIANS by Don Henvick [The inimitable Don Henvi
basjun90.htm June 1990 "BASIS", newsletter of the Bay Area Skeptics Bay Area Skeptics Information Sheet Vol. 9, No. 5 Editor: Kent Harker SAMPSON AND DELIGHTFUL THOUGHTS [BAS advisor Dr. Wallace Sampson, M.D., spoke t
basmar89.htm March 1989 "BASIS", newsletter of the Bay Area Skeptics Bay Area Skeptics Information Sheet Vol. 8, No. 3 Editor: Kent Harker DEGREES OF FOLLY: PART II by William Bennetta [Part I of this article ran in ou
basmar90.htm March 1990 BASIS, newsletter of the Bay Area Skeptics Bay Area Skeptics Information Sheet Vol. 9, No. 3 Editor: Kent Harker CROCODILE ABDUCTEE: CHASING UFOS DOWN UNDER by Robert Sheaffer [Robert Sheaffer,
basmay89.htm May 1989 "BASIS", newsletter of the Bay Area Skeptics Bay Area Skeptics Information Sheet Vol. 8, No. 5 Editor: Kent Harker IS SCIENCE UNNATURAL? by George O'Brien [George O'Brien is a management consulta
basmay90.htm May 1990 "BASIS", newsletter of the Bay Area Skeptics Bay Area Skeptics Information Sheet Vol. 9, No. 5 Editor: Kent Harker NEW AGE: THE NEED FOR MYTH by Ted Schultz [This article first appeared in "Wester
basnov89.htm November 1989 "BASIS", newsletter of the Bay Area Skeptics Bay Area Skeptics Information Sheet Vol. 8, No. 11 Editor: Kent Harker BAS CHALLENGE [For over eight years, BAS has offered $11,000 for a succes
basnov90.htm November 1990 "BASIS", newsletter of the Bay Area Skeptics Bay Area Skeptics Information Sheet Vol. 9, No. 11 Editor: Yves Barbero THOUGHT REFORM PROGRAMS AND THE PRODUCTION OF PSYCHIATRIC CASUALTIES by M
basoct89.htm October 1989 "BASIS", newsletter of the Bay Area Skeptics Bay Area Skeptics Information Sheet Vol. 8, No. 10 Editor: Kent Harker MENSA MADNESS [Mensa is an organization comprised of those whose I.Q.'s te
basoct90.htm October 1990 "BASIS", newsletter of the Bay Area Skeptics Bay Area Skeptics Information Sheet Vol. 9, No. 10 Editor: Yves Barbero HAPPIE HALLOWE'EN by Shillaber Montabue [Editor's Note: This piece was pick
bassapr9.htm April 1991 "BASIS", newsletter of the Bay Area Skeptics Bay Area Skeptics Information Sheet Vol. 10, No. 4 Editor: Yves Barbero PREGNANCY: FACTS AND MYTHCONCEPTIONS by Molleen Matsumura Many years ago, I
bassep89.htm September 1989 "BASIS", newsletter of the Bay Area Skeptics Bay Area Skeptics Information Sheet Vol. 8, No. 9 Editor: Kent Harker DOWN-UNDER PSYCHIC SINKS by Mark Plummer [CSICOP Executive Director Mark Pl
bassfeb9.htm February 1991 "BASIS", newsletter of the Bay Area Skeptics Bay Area Skeptics Information Sheet Vol. 10, No. 2 Editor: Yves Barbero PSYCHICS' PREDICTIONS FIZZLE FOR 1990 by Robert Sheaffer Jackie Onassis di
bassjan9.htm January 1991 "BASIS", newsletter of the Bay Area Skeptics Bay Area Skeptics Information Sheet Vol. 10, No. 1 Editor: Yves Barbero DENTON'S STRANGE MISTAKE by Thomas H. Jukes, Ph.D. The book "Evolution: A T
bassmar9.htm Note: This is a working, pre-publication draft copy. March 1991 "BASIS", newsletter of the Bay Area Skeptics Bay Area Skeptics Information Sheet Vol. 10, No. 3 Editor: Yves Barbero CRYONICS by Brian Siano
basssep9.htm September 1990 "BASIS", newsletter of the Bay Area Skeptics Bay Area Skeptics Information Sheet Vol. 9, No. 9 Editor: Yves Barbero DON'T CALL ME BROTHER by Austin Miles [Austin Miles was one of the first t
belgianu.htm The following is a report written by the secretarial staff of the Belgian Air Force staff REPORT ON THE OBSERVATION OF UFOs DURING THE NIGHT OF MARCH 30-31, 1990 1.Introduction a. This report gives an ove
believej.htm "Those who believe without reason cannot be convinced by reason." Randi
benefita.htm this was a message written by someone on Compuserve. "Who Benefited from the Assassination?" Part of the problem with an analysis of the Kennedy Assassination is the microscopic scrutiny focused by the v
bershad.htm FROM UFO MAGAZINE Vol 3, No 2 1988 You won't necessarily find Mike Bershad nor many like him aboard the bandwagon that salutes benevolent ETs and broadcasts a hopeful message about their mission on earth
biol2.htm Pages 7-12: spring 1991 BIBLE BIOLOGY Farrell Till An earlier article ("What About Scientific Foreknowledge in the Bible?" Fall 1990), debunked the fundamentalist claim that the truth of verbal inspira- t
biosphr0.htm _The Arizona Daily Star_ (Tucson), Sunday, September 19, 1993, pp. 1A,12A Biosphere 2's imperfect mission Imports may tarnish project's successes By Jim Erickson The Arizona Daily Star In the latest editio
blackmor.htm [This article is based on an article that appeared in The REALL News, Vol. 1, No. 9, Oct 1993. (The REALL News is the official newsletter of the Rational Examination Association of Lincoln Land, PO Box 2
blood2.htm Pages 2-3: spring 1991 THE BLOOD OF JEZREEL Jerry McDonald In the spring 1990 issue of The Skeptical Review, Editor Farrell Till wrote an article entitled "A Perfect Work of Harmony?" in which he challen
bodyfond.htm CHICAGO (UPI) - Psychics helped family members find an elderly man missing for 10 days and assisted police searching for a woman found dead who disappeared from a suburban nursing home eight days ago. H
boo1.htm Pages 10-11: winter 1991 SCIENTIFIC BOO-BOOS IN THE BIBLE Bibliolaters claim that the Bible is inerrant in every detail, in matters of history, science, geography, chronology, etc., as well as faith an
brendans.htm (Condensed from "The Mexican Messiah" by Dominick Daly, _American Antiquarian_, 11:14-30, 1889, reprinted in _The Unexplained, A Sourcebook of Strange Phenomina_ by Wm. Corliss, ISBN 0-553-02812-X) I. Su
build-it.htm To: All Msg #37, May-30-93 02:41PM Subject: Let's Build a Space Ship! Hi. I was hoping that title would catch your attention. Yes, I do propose that we build a sp
califdom.htm Robert Sheaffer California's Doom (the details), Film at 11. Some 1993 "Predictions" from the Fox-TV show "Sightings", January 8, 1993 (highlights). Attributed to Nostradamus: Peter
catalogs.htm From James J. Lippard I recently received the latest edition of the Johnson Smith Company's "Things You Never Knew Existed" catalog, which is full of things like folding quarters,
cereolog.htm Conspiracy for the Day - December 9, 1993 ("Quid coniuratio est?") Euclid's Crop Circles by Ivars Peterson [From *Science News*, Feb. 1, 1992.] [Excerpts] It's no wonder that farmers with fields in the pla
chalengj.htm The following is an article from the August '94 (Vol. 2, #8) issue of The REALL News. It may be reprinted by other skeptics organizations as long as proper credit is given. REALL also requests that yo
chariots.htm Erich von Daniken's "Chariots of the Gods?": SCIENCE OR CHARLATANISM? by Robert Sheaffer (Box 10441, San Jose, CA 95130) (First published in the "NICAP UFO Investigator", October/November, 1974. Reprint r
cheatmg.htm "Every psychic investigator of [the medium] Mrs. Piper was impressed by her simplicity and honesty. It never occurred to them that no charlatan ever achieves greatness by acting like a charlatan. No prof
circlera.htm 5/20/90 By Bryon Smith Strange Things are Afoot at the "Circle (R)" O*****[============- -============]*****O One thing that I know for sure is that "you never can be to sure" what is going on and what
circlesa.htm Project Argus Report by Michael Chorost from MUFON UFO JOURNAL #304 103 Oldtowne Rd. Seguin, TX 78155-4099 (210)379-9216 In the summer of 1992, Project Argus investigated one of the most remarkable mysterie
circulru.htm To: All Msg #15, Jul-09-93 01:42AM Subject: Crop circles in New York City Sorry for the sensational headline! Colin Andrews, a crop circle "personality" and purve
claimssc.htm [The following article originally appeared in "Frontier Perspectives" (vol. 1 number 2, Fall/Winter 1990), the newsletter of The Center for Frontier Sciences at Temple University, Dr. Beverly Rubik, Dir
coldfusn.htm From: Uucp Pvt Rec'd To: David Rice Msg #32, Jan-14-94 04:14AM Subject: Arthur Clarke and Cold Fusion To: <ofa123!David.Rice> Date
combust.htm A mysterious, though not spontaneous, case of human combustion was reported by Dr. De Brus in the Edinburgh Meical and Surgical Jounal dated March 1829. The subject's hands burst into flames when he a
combustn.htm DATE OF UPLOAD: July 12, 1989 ORIGIN OF UPLOAD: Gallifrey CONTRIBUTED BY: Frank Salerno/ParaNet Sysop (C) Copyright 1989 ParaNet Information Service All Rights Reserved. THIS FILE WAS PREPARED BY PARAN
comethot.htm "a comet is a hot and dry conglomeration, generated in the higher part of space near the fire, and that a conjoined globe of hot and dry vapour assumes the likeness of a star .... since for the most part
cos-awar.htm BACK ISSUES CATALOG - 1989 Find Out Who, |* REVELATIONS OF AWARENESS *| How Many Have In Fact, You |* The New Age Cosmic Newsletter *| You Served? And Really Are. -
cosr2.htm BACK ISSUES CATALOG - 1989 Find Out Who, |* REVELATIONS OF AWARENESS *| How Many Have In Fact, You |* The New Age Cosmic Newsletter *| You Served? And Really Are. -
courageh.htm Date: Thu, 22 Sep 1994 07:41:29 -0400 (EDT) [PNEWS.D] A few comments on the text below: What is an "underground" best-seller? Being published by a mainstream company and selling 800,000 copies? Also, no
crazynot.htm To: All Msg #99, Nov-30-93 07:06AM Subject: We Are Not Crazy. Subject: We're Not Crazy. Well folks it's now official you or I are not crazy if we see a UFO. Here is
crybabyp.htm "CRYBABY" By Philip J. Klass Philip J. Klass is a member of the Executive Council, Committee for the Scientific Investigation of Claims of the Paranormal (CSICOP). [Note: This article, written
cryptozo.htm To: All Msg #43, Jan-10-93 02:01PM Subject: The Cryptozoology Information Network (Bigfoot, etc.) (NOTE TO OUR COMPUTER-USING MEMBERS: Please delete the first gro
cured!nb.htm NBC pulls the other one Date: Wed, 6 Jul 1994 10:37:00 -0400 To: wizards-star-list@ssr.com Subject: X-Genie-Id: 7610077 X-Genie-From: JAMES.RANDI THE MORNING AFTER.... You will have received my rushed
dangerdo.htm TEN WARNING SIGNS OF A DANGEROUS DOCTOR 1. Has a reputation for diagnosing the "disease of the month" - one that's currently in the news. 2. Gets angry or defensive if you want a 2nd opinion. 3. S
danial.htm Subject: Daniel's prophecies Since the foolishness of Nostradamus is discussed here, surely the writings of a real prophet should be acceptable. This is the third in a series on the prophecies of Daniel.
death.htm A Near Death Experience It was the summer of 1964, my junior year in high school, that I developed a Acute Ulcerated Colitis, I was admitted to the hospital and for 4 weeks I couldn't hold any solid food,
decodert.htm To: All Msg #63, Aug-04-93 02:01PM Subject: WARNING!!! Big Brother is HERE!!!! In an effort to gain access to the homes of millions of Americans, the FBI, CIA, an
divinesc.htm To: All Msg #152, Jul-14-93 10:42AM Subject: Re: Creationist fallacy (was Re: Yes-or-No: another try) jgacker@news.gsfc.nasa.gov (James G. Acker) writes: > I'd
doctorls.htm Date: 02-13-91 20:11 Subj: Resources The following list was taken (without permission but strictly in the non-commercial interest of promoting expedited theraputic intervention) from the book titled Enco
driceobe.htm On 11-15-94 07:22, Ian Wilson wrote to Don Allen IW> I have a record of My Out-Of-Body experiences. Here IW> are a sample of the more interesting variety. So did I as a child and teenager, hundreds of ti
duck4.htm Pages 2-6: autumn 1991 IF IT WALKS LIKE A DUCK.... Farrell Till Like all literature contemporary to the times, the Bible contains mythol- ogy. Fundamentalists vehemently deny this, but it is an inescapa
earthquk.htm QUAKE DAY - Minus 7 It's 1:47am, 9/15/92, and we just had a little rock & roller in Hollywood. It's probably a good time to bring this up, without :@ ALARMING EVERYONE!!! :@ An 8.3 (-/+.5
earthrou.htm "The new geography was summed up by Eratosthenes (ca. 275-200 B.C.), who worked at Alexandria. Using observations from a variety of sources, he reached many important conclusions. He calculated the ci
echocell.htm Subject: Gaia hypothesis (Re: Cosmo/theology ...) Yes, I've read James Lovelock's book _Gaia_, and would also refer you to the title essay of Lewis Thomas' _Lives of a Cell_ for a similar viewpoint. I'm v
elohimsk.htm The WAY #1 The coming of the Elohim. Over fifty thousand years ago the planet Earth was visited by a race of beings from what is known as the Collective. The Collective is comprised of many different races
energyfr.htm INSIGHTS INTO THE PROPRIETARY SYNDROME By KEN MacNEILL Cadake Industries Winter Haven, Florida PART I To give you some background on myself, I have been interested in the energy situation since I can rememb
exoticsk.htm THIS EXOTIC WORLD The world of the really true believer is rich indeed. It is populated not only by ordinary humans and animals, but also by devils, fairies, elves, "little people", gnomes, trolls, syl
fairrebt.htm Forum: alt.politics.media Topic: FAIR Responds to Limbaugh FAIR'S REPLY TO LIMBAUGH'S NON-RESPONSE October 13, 1994 Rush Limbaugh's long-touted "5,000 word response" to FAIR's "Reign of Error" rep
fdalawas.htm State Journal-Register 10/9/94 Law will ban unproven diet supplement claims THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON-Congress decided a bitter fight between dietary supplement makers and their critics Friday, pass
flight19.htm The New York Times, June 5, 1991, has an article on the non-discovery of Flight 19 wreckage. ("Bermuda Triangle mystery squadron still lost" by Charles Bremner.) The lost Flight 19 planes actually consi
foob.htm Strangely enough, my first encounter with a alien beings was at age 5, that was 30 years ago and I still remember as if it were yesterday. I had always been a loner as a child. At that age, no sisters
front1.htm Front Page: winter 1991 THE JANNES-JAMBRES SYNDROME Is there no limit to what bibliolaters will resort to in order to defend the inerrancy doctrine? We thought we had heard just about every desperate g
front2.htm Front Page: spring 1991 PLAYING THE ODDS "If I am right and you are wrong...." How many times have bibliolaters said this to skeptics after all rational efforts to defend the Bible have failed? What th
front3.htm Front Page: summer 1991 THE DEAVER-TILL DEBATE On March 25-28, Farrell Till met Mac Deaver, a Church-of-Christ preacher from Austin, Texas, in oral debate on the campus of Southwest Texas State Universi
front4.htm Front Page: autumn 1991 SEARCH THE SCRIPTURES What a difference a year makes! When we began publication last year, many of our free trial-subscriptions were greeted with angry rejections. Copies were
fullmoon.htm Tim Ikeda timi@mendel.berkeley.edu ( Tim Ikeda) >I would like to hear some thoughts about the supposed "Full Moon Effect" >that we sometimes hear about. **********************
fwbnw.htm First Watch BBS Net Work Information Packet Copyright 1991 by Jeffrey P. Harrington and The Heinleinist Society of Topeka, PO BOX 2171 Topeka KS 66606. All Rights Reser
ganzfeld.htm The latest New Scientist contains an article about the Edinburgh "Ganzfeld" experiments of Chuck Honorton and Robert Morris. Honorton died last year, but Morris has continued his work in the Edinburgh P
gellerfe.htm July 28, 1993. A court order has just been issued in Washington today regarding the "Appeal for Reconsideration" made by Mr. Geller against the $106,000 he was ordered to pay CSICOP. The appeal was refus
gellerlo.htm Another decision goes against Geller! Geller loses another one - this time to Victor Stenger and the courts in Hawaii! The motion to dismiss the lawsuit against Victor Stenger, a leading skeptic and phys
gimbutas.htm Marija Gimbutas made an interesting statement in connection with her work (LA Times, June 11, 1989). She complained about the Kurgans and related cultures that: Weapons, weapons, weapons! It's just incre
gs01-91.htm ELECTRONIC NEWSLETTER OF THE GEORGIA SKEPTICS JANUARY/FEBRUARY 1991 *********************************************************************- Georgia Skeptics is a non-profit local group which shares a com
gs07-91a.htm ELECTRONIC NEWSLETTER OF THE GEORGIA SKEPTICS JULY/AUGUST 1991 *********************************************************************- CONTENTS: JOSEPH CAMPBELL AND THE NEW AGE, PART I of II, by Larry Jo
gs09-91a.htm ELECTRONIC NEWSLETTER OF THE GEORGIA SKEPTICS SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 1991 *********************************************************************- CONTENTS: CROP CIRCLES APPEAR IN ATLANTA GEORGIA MEETING ANNOUN
gs11-90.htm THE ELECTRONIC NEWSLETTER OF THE GEORGIA SKEPTICS Volume 3, Number 6 November/December 1990 *************************************************************************** Ge
guessmar.htm The following quote is shamelessly stolen from "Fads and Fallacies in the Name of Science", by Martin Gardner (published in 1957 by Dover Publications, Inc. ISBN 0-486-20394-8): "In _Gulliver's Travels_,
gynt-on.htm PEER GYNT'S ONION by ANTHONY CAMPBELL Posted to Wiretap 10/13/94. (C) Copyright 1994 Anthony Campbell This text is COPYRIGHTED, but freely distributable. COPYRIGHT NOTICE This book is copyright. I am distr
hallownd.htm HALLOWEEN INFORMATION & HISTORY "Although it remains a good idea for children not to eat any unwrapped or unsealed candies, parents should know that a new study shows that reports of children dying after
heattran.htm To: All Nov-30-93 01:52PM Subject: A heat transformer much more efficient than a heat pump Please comment on this. I didn't write the text. A now deseased guy wh
historyt.htm To: All Msg #115, Nov-24-93 07:54AM Subject: History of TM (L. Domash; part 1) [ Article crossposted from alt.meditation.transcendental ] [ Author was James Cook
hoaxgb.htm 1. A model which looks just like Ed Walters' UFO (which only he has produced wonderful close-ups of) was found in the attic of his home under some insulation after he moved. 2. Tommy Smith, a frien
hollow2e.htm [On an inside-out Earth...] And let us not forget about those who think that we live on the outside of the Earth, but that the Earth is nevertheless hollow. These theorists usually maintain that there ar
horse.htm * 24 Hour Operation * Sysop - Tom Mickus * Toronto * FREE HORSE.htm - Horse Mutilation in Saskatoon -OCT/89 ^^^^^^^^^ - Article from "The Winnipeg Sun" - Date: Sunday, October 29, 1989 DID SATANIC CULT K
how-touf.htm How To Contact Good Type UFO. Subject: How To Contact The Good Space People. People are always asking how to make sure that you are going to contact the good type of space people and not be invited to
howemuta.htm Date: 06-17-91 10:44 Subj: On Cattle Mutes.. Hi Folks, The following came off of the UseNet newsgroup "alt.alien.visitors" Subject: Cattle Mutilations, the final word ... Date: 14 Jun 91 23:51:29 GMT I rece
hypnosis.htm From _The Arizona Skeptic_, vol. 5, no. 1, July/August 1991, pp. 6-7. Copyright (c) 1991 by the Phoenix Skeptics. Book Review _They Call It Hypnosis_ by Robert A. Baker 1990, Prometheus Books, 313pp. Revi
hypnossk.htm Here are the three articles from _The Arizona Skeptic_ (published by the Phoenix Skeptics, P.O. Box 62792, Phoenix, AZ 85082-2792): From _The Arizona Skeptic_, vol. 5, no. 1 (Jul/Aug 1991), pp. 6-7: Book
i-got-ub.htm Chapter 37, LOVE LOCKED IN, Dubious Disaster The film "What's Up Nurse?" had amorous couple on British Rail who got jammed, in the loo. Note comma. Amid flashing blue lights, shrieking sirens, and scarl
indiand.htm OMN-169 NDEs In India Near death experiences, or NDEs, most often follow serious injuries or illnesses in which imminent death is expected, but does not occur. These bizarre, brief encounters with the "af
indiaufo.htm To: All Nov-15-93 10:39PM Subject: Flying Saucers In Ancient India. Dear Folks: I just read something on the Net that was so good that I thought it would be good t
j-randiu.htm This post contains three articles by James Randi about the progress of the geller case from the geller-hotline mailing list. Send mail to 'geller-hotline-request%hotmomma@uunet.uu.net' to join this list
james006.htm I'll be arriving in NYC Tuesday to attend our deposition of Geller that starts Wednesday. We've assembled a long list of authorities who have colorful opinions of UG's "powers," and a number of scienti
jehovah3.htm Pages 5-7, 12: summer 1991 JEHOVAH, THE ONE AND ONLY GOD Mac Deaver In Farrell Till's article. "Yahweh, the God of Gods," he took the position that "(m)onotheism or the belief that Yahweh was the only
jehu2.htm Pages 3-6, 12: spring 1991 AHAB, JEZEBEL, JEHU, AND THE BLOOD OF JEZREEL There is apparently no limit to the far-fetched scenarios that Bible funda- mentalists are willing to conjecture in defense of the
jelloskp.htm Eric Sieferman Feb-18-93 02:35PM Waiter, there's an Eck in my soup. "THE CORNFIELD OF JELLO" contains FINAL SOLUTIONS to most ALL astromagical lies. This scroll is Volume III of
jonestwn.htm "AUDIO LETTER(R)" is a registered trademark of Audio Books, Inc., a Texas corporation, which originally produced this tape recording. Reproduced under open license granted by Audio Books, Inc. This is th
karmafi.htm James F. Tims I hope no one will mind my posting of the following letter to _Free Inquiry_ from Bob Silberg of West Hills, CA. No study of reincarnation can possibly be complete without having read: [The
keelypwr.htm New York Times, November 19th, 1898 Obituary - Keely PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 18 - John Ernest Worrell Keely, the inventor of the Keely motor, died to-day at his home in this city from pneumonia. He was taken
know4.htm Pages 10-12: autumn 1991 WHY DIDN'T THEY KNOW? Farrell Till John's account of the resurrection has Peter and another disciple running to the empty tomb after hearing from Mary Magdalene that the body of
krillfil.htm To: All Msg #147, Oct-06-93 05:41PM Subject: Information. Subject: Information From Mr. Lear About the Krill Files. I am now going to put some information down. Fi
land1.htm Pages 2-6, 11: winter 1991 YAHWEH'S FAILED LAND PROMISE Farrell Till In their desperate efforts to prove that the Bible was verbally inspired of God, inerrancy believers often point to prophecy fulfill
larsonph.htm Tom Holroyd LARSON'S new PHYSICS with CAPITALIZED WORDS This was just posted to c.t.d-s (I don't know why). This is a fun one. I just LOVE posts that have LOTS of CAPITALIZED WORDS to emphasize the FACTS
limbrebt.htm Limbaugh Responds to FAIR "Reign of Error: From aids to ozone, from Whitewater to the Bible, Limbaugh seems to be able to dissemble and disinform on virtually any subject." _ report from Fairness and Acc
lourdes4.htm Here's to Brilliant, No Questions Asked Journalism! Applause to CBS and their show _48Hours_ for that daring expose' on the healing 'miracles' at Lourdes, France. For a bonus, we were also treated
lunar.htm [NOTE: THIS MATERIAL IS HIGHLY CONTROVERSIAL AND UNSUBSTANTIATED] According to well-informed U.S. intelligence sources, Alternative 3 is a plan to colonize the planet Mars with a cross-section of person
marsef02.htm Subject: Ertel's "Update on the 'Mars Effect'" and Kurtz's response Those of you who read the Skeptical Inquirer may have noticed Suitbert Ertel's article, "Update on the 'Mars Effect,'" in the most rec
marsef03.htm For those less interested in political wranglings among skeptics and more interested in examining the scientific data vis a vis the relation of Mar's position at birth to success as an athlete, I includ
marsef04.htm This letter to Dr. Nienhuys might have been posted directly to him, it is again technical stuff. Today it is about how to avoid wrong conclusions regarding the existence of a "Mars effect". Nevertheless
marsef05.htm >The problem is in the details. The Mars Effect is at best a rather >tiny deviation in the distribution of the positions of Mars in the sky >at people's births. The Mars Effect is supposed to work wit
marsef06.htm > But the Mars effect doesn't simply depend on something as vague as > "born in the fall." Of course, any decent study would've used time > of year of birth as an independent variable, along with posit
marsef07.htm Actually, the famous Gauquelin finding had nothing to do with Sun signs. If it had, it would have been easily dismissed by skeptics and debunkers because they could attribute the effect to some unknown s
marsef08.htm IS THERE A MARS EFFECT? The Belgian skeptics (Comite Para) tried to refute Gauquelin's claim by collecting N=535 new athletes data (published in 1976). Apparently, they couldn't refute G's claim. Otherwi
marsef09.htm To: All Msg #39, Oct-26-92 07:49AM Subject: Re: "Mars Effect": JWN replies Ertel's 23/10 post (pt 2) In article <24OCT199209243794@skyblu.ccit.arizona.edu> lippar
marsef10.htm To: All Msg #41, Oct-26-92 08:59AM Subject: Re: "Mars Effect": JWN replies Ertel's 23/10 post (pt 2a) In article <6049@tuegate.tue.nl> wsadjw@urc.tue.nl writes: >#
marsef17.htm York H. Dobyns says (Oct 30, '92): "I'm no fan of the Mars effect: the evidence is questionable due to methodological flaws." Nevertheless he then dwells meticulously on consequences that would arise if
marsef18.htm To: All Jan-31-94 02:48AM Subject: Re: Is Gauquelin's Mars effect real? In article <CKF1tv.6L0@freenet.carleton.ca> ad201@FreeNet.Carleton.CA (Donald Phillipson) w
marsef19.htm This post is a belated comment to messages by Dobyns and Nienhuys dated Oct 28-30. I mailed the file to LISTSERV skeptics on Nov 5. In the interim I learned how to send files to SCI-SKEPTIC. I did not re
marsef33.htm To: All Msg #59, Dec-02-93 12:40PM Subject: Re: Rationality vs. -pistis- (WAS Re: IMPLANTED MEMORIES In article <2dl78f$ia8@geraldo.cc.utexas.edu>, ethan@astro.as
marsef77.htm To: All Msg #41, Jan-01-93 05:56AM Subject: Mars effect research (JWN) This is an answer to a post of Ertel of mid-December. Summary of Ertel's proposal: to test w
marseff0.htm Subject: Re: Gauqelin (sp?) Date: 10 Nov 91 13:57:27 GMT In article <1991Nov8.143028.4615@cs.umu.se> jan@cs.umu.se (Jan T}ngring) writes: >Anyone out there who could brief me about the Astrology-experimen
marseffc.htm The following is a from Gauquelin's book THE COSMIC CLOCKS, Appendix III Table III. The Planets and Vocations Professions that show an unusual frequency (plus or minus) in the number of births after the r
megativs.htm The following is from the _Skeptical Inquirer_, Spring 1984 PROVING NEGATIVES AND THE PARANORMAL Is it really impossible to prove a negative, or is that often-heard statement merely a platitude that happen
missgirl.htm Psychic Discovers Missing Girl PRELIMINARY REPORT ON THE TABITHA HORN DISCOVERY I want to emphasize that this report is preliminary, as I have not finished following up on some sources. I am writing a b
montebas.htm CLS RANDOMIZE TIMER stay% = 0 debug% = 0 'set to 1 to see numbers computer chose numbertries% = 250 'adjust to taste and speed of computer FOR y% = 1 TO 2 gotitright% = 0 IF y% = 2 THEN sta
more3.htm Page 11: summer 1991 MORE PROBLEMS FOR BIBLIOLATERS Bibliolaters want us to believe that the Bible is a work so harmoniously perfect that only divine inspiration can explain its existence. They never t
mufonetm.htm +-+ | - MUFONET COMMUNICATIONS GROUP - | | - | | - ASTRON
mufonltr.htm To: All Sep-22-93 09:39AM Subject: Letter to MUFON UFO Journal Since I feel that the carrot is as effective a tool as the stick, I think that praising critical thi
mutasc.htm ANOTHER HYPOTHESIS REGARDING THE CATTLE MUTILATIONS Presented by Brad Steiger in his new book THE FELLOWSHIP pages 128-130 .... Mr. Steiger reports that one Dr. Fred Bell and his "alien" consort, one SEMJAS
mutilat1.htm 12 January 89 Case: Southeastern Idaho Mutilation of two cattle... Investigator: Mike Fidler-Asst.State Director of MUFON... Case report by: Don Mason-Idaho State Director of MUFON.... Sheriff`s Report as
mutilat2.htm Monday, January 2, 1989 Idaho Rancher hit by mutilation of Cattle................ Malad City, Idaho Bizarre cattle mutilations-in which the animals repoductive organs have been cut away- don`t intimidate
nat-lawc.htm Just heard a plop at my apartment door. Upon investigating, found a 44 page! tabloid newsprint (11" X 15") flyer from the Natural Law Party, with their platform, etc. The bio on Doug Henning (candidate
neardeth.htm In a somewhat related subject, Professor Ian Stevenson, formerly Head of the Psychiatry Dept. at the University of Virginia, has spent over 30 years seriously investigating children between the ages of
necronom.htm I think its time, since I have seen the name being thrown around a a bit, to shed the full light of day on the "NECRONOMICON". Background: The Necronomicon is a book that was first mentioned in the writin
new-phys.htm To: All Msg #46, Jan-26-93 01:08AM Subject: New Physics, Healing, Paranormal theories,rec.arts.startrek.tech I am being paid a significant amount of money to write
nonlethl.htm To: All Msg #210, Oct-24-93 07:09PM Subject: [Paranormal weapons]Something for everyone..... Step right up, ladies and gentlemen...believers and skeptics...milita
nostra4.htm In recent weeks, a French seer has become a very common name in American households. This is primarily a result of an earthquake that he supposedly predicted to occur in California during the month of
nostraca.htm From _Nostradanus and His Prophecies_ by Edgar Leoni. This book contains the original French, English translations, commentary, etc. Several days ago, some one claimed that quatrain X, verse 74 spelled
nostrada.htm Nostradamus 1991 Steve Englehart These are the Nostradamus quatrains that SEEM to have a bearing on the rest of the century. I emphasize "seem" because they're all open to varying degrees of inter
nostradr.htm nous sommes ici, mais ou sont tes amis, alice la-bas, sur l'herbe qui est le garcon en maillot rouge c'est guy, mon cousin. et le garcon sous l'arbre est son compain. we are
nuke-ufo.htm Nukes and Aliens Our local weekly free entertainment paper has an item about "former nuclear weapons researcher" Michael Lindemann of Los Angeles. "I wasn't even thinking about UFOs before 1989," Lindema
obe.htm MONROE TECHNIQUES FOR ASTRAL PROJECTION Note: After having studied many methods of Astral Projection, I have found that this is the easiest to do. Monroe teaches these techniques in a week, but they
obina1.htm Note: The following is reprinted from the Nov-Dec 1988 issue of the "CUFORN Bulletin". UFONET has permission to reprint any material that CUFORN publishes. - Tom Mickus T H E L A S T T R U M
ozonehox.htm To: All Msg #99, Jun-21-93 12:06PM Subject: Re: O_3, HCL, and Rush Limbaugh. The following excerpts come from an article in the 24 May issue of _Chemical and Engin
ozoneskp.htm Ozone and CFC's (repost of an article I posted a couple of months ago) The following excerpts come from an article in the 24 May issue of _Chemical and Engineering News_, the regular magazine of the Ameri
panikguy.htm The following is an article from the September '94 (Vol. 2, #9) issue of The REALL News. It may be reprinted by other skeptics organizations as long as proper credit is given. REALL also requests tha
paraliss.htm To: Steve Chong Msg #95, 12 Apr 94 21:21:00 Subject: ??? I myself have had Numerous sleep paralysis instances scattered throughout my lifetime. The one overwhelming sensat
pastlife.htm I recently finished reading a book entitled "Many Lives, Many Masters" by Dr. Brian Weiss, a PhD in Psychiatry. He comes across as a reputable doctor. He is the head of the Psychiatric Department at a
pendulms.htm Jan Willem Nienhuys Oct-26-92 02:56AM They had to detect in which of six boxes a crystal of their own choice or a very holy Tibetan relic provided by Skepsis was present. The other boxes were empty, excep
persingr.htm TAVIS L ALLISON Persinger + Mystical Experience Please bear with me if I am posting to a defunct or exhausted thread; I hope to be able to add something new. Michael Persinger's work can be divided into
pleiaden.htm Subject: The Good Guys From The Pleiades. All the information. I have attempted to put down the information about the Pleiadian people at a rate of about 5k bytes at a time. This turns out to be about im
possess1.htm Pages 7-9: winter 1991 POSSESSION OF THE PROMISED LAND Charles Coats It is my pleasure to be able to write a response to Mr. Till's article concerning "Yahweh's Failed Land Promise." Since our articles
prects91.htm Yves Barbero 415-285-4358 Robert Steiner 415-235-5516 Robert Sheaffer 408-379-2854 (For Immediate Release) PSYCHICS' PREDICTIONS FIZZLE FOR 1991 Saddam Hussein was not killed in an accidental nuclear e
predator.htm A few years ago a file came across the computer network which I lost due to a hard drive crash. It was taken from an article in a Spanish newspaper. I would like to recap it here. An old man was picke
predt92.htm Bay Area Skeptics PSYCHICS' PREDICTIONS FIZZLE FOR 1992 President Bush was not re-elected. Madonna did not become a gospel singer, and a UFO base was not found in the Mexican desert. These w
predt93.htm 328-1027 Davie St. Vancouver, BC V6E 4L2 1 January 1994 Editor, Vancouver _Sun_; At the beginning of 1993, "Column One" carried not one, but two articles listing predictions by three soothsayers on what wo
predt94.htm At the beginning of each year, the Nation Enquirer publishes an article that reveals the predictions for the upcoming year from what they call `leading psychics'. Below is a list of their predictions. I
probemar.htm Subject: Mars Probe, What Happened? I have a friend of mine trying to find out what happened to the probe that we sent to Mars but no news has come back yet. Here is what some other people are saying;...
projecta.htm "Project Alpha" was a hoax devised by Randi to test parapsychologists. He had two teenaged magicians, Steve Shaw and Mike Edwards, pose as psychics and arrange to be tested by the McDonnell Lab, which h
promiseu.htm CLAIM: That Mr. Geller was asked by NASA to use his psychic powers to open a jammed antenna on the Galileo spacecraft. FACT: When contacted, NASA replied that they'd never heard of Mr. Geller, had not
psipsych.htm Date: Mon Oct 10 1994 13:41:30 Psi in Psychology by Susan Blackmore (The Skeptical Inquirer, Vol. 18, No. 4, Summer 1994, Copyright 1994 by the Committee for the Scientific Investigation of Claims o
psudosci.htm To: All Msg #36, Jan-13-93 08:00AM Subject: Re: Evolutionism as Cultural Imperialism Phillip Johnson (philjohn@garnet.berkeley.edu) wrote: : * * * "It does no
psy-ast.htm From : Christopher Baker from Florida Today; Section B - Local; capsule sidebar; 30 Apr 92; pg. 1: Psychics, astrologers meet There was not a crystal ball in sight as more than 30 psychics and astrologer
psycholp.htm This is David Marks and Richard Kammann's _The Psychology of the Psychic_ (1980, Prometheus Books). Essentially, it's an attempt by these two researchers to determine if purported psychic phenomena wer
pyramids.htm Hello. I reflowed your text. I do not know enough to comment on every point you raise, but I do have some facts from some books that refute some of your claims. The first is "The Pyramids and Temple
pyramidu.htm Subject: What Sitchin Says About The Space People. Part 3. Now let pick up our discussion of what Sitchen says Egyptologist have to say about the Great Pyramid;... The suggestion that the Giza pyramids w
qi-gonts.htm Subject: Qi Gong talk in Boulder (long) Last night I had the pleasure to attend a talk sponsored by the local skeptics group, and I thought I'd share the experience with you. The flyer for the event de
qm-nutsk.htm To: All Msg #5, Jan-29-93 08:13PM Subject: QM and Precognitive Remote Viewing Claims of SRI and PEAR Steven Weinberg in Dreams of a Final Theory compares quantum
quake-1.htm (Pardon this being a day late - all my postings are returning to my mailbox. Caltech/Gumby has been core-dumping and worse - possibly from all the QUAKE INFORMATION BEING AMASSED, or bec
radioufo.htm To: All Nov-23-93 07:32PM Subject: UFO Radio. Subject: Radio Information. This morning I was going to work when what did appear to my unbelieving ears but the sound
ralitymu.htm MUDs and Reality; Mystical Theory (Long) 9212.16 e.v. It has come to my attention that some people hold rather tightly to the notion of a 'real world' or 'real life' (RL), and that this is often distingui
ramthadi.htm Today's (Friday, September 25) New York Times has a front page article on the divorce court proceedings of J.Z. Knight, who claims to channel Ramtha, the 35,000 year-old prehistoric spirit. Her fifth h
randi-13.htm Geller news and more. I'm told that Mr. Geller has put in an appeal against the court ruling that he must pay just under $150,000 to CSICOP. Who knows how long that will take to be decided? These legal
randi001.htm Wow! The Mars Observer is safe at last! Heavy psychics are on the job, folks! "Riley G" (he who bats 0 for 6) has announced that he and his buddy Uri Geller are willing to go to NASA headquarters and
randi004.htm In a previous article, Justin M. Sanders asked about the depositions. Here's a letter circulating in the public domain. Message #61 (67 is last): Date: Sat Apr 4 17:13:00 1992 From: geller-hotline%
randi008.htm Date: Mon Sep 21 22:55:49 1992 Subject: Update.... To: broadcast-geller-hotline@ssr.com Today I was served with an action that Mr. Geller has been talking about and promising for over a year. It involves
randi012.htm The following is a press release from Randi's defense people, cleared by his lawyer. It's corroborated by a June 5 article in the Baltimore Sun by Norris West. Date: Sat Jun 5 20:11:46 1993 Subject: Bal
randi013.htm The Baltimore Sun Saturday June 5, 1993 Magician defamed scientist, jury rules By Norris West Staff Writer A federal jury ruled yesterday that "The Amazing Randi," a magician, defamed a Finksburg scientist
randi016.htm I've received a report from Hungary that the father of the "kidnapped" girl, 18-year-old Helga Farkas, the one Geller was asked to locate, has now offered the entire ransom money (about US$250,000) for
randi032.htm [The following is the text of a news release from The Committee for the Scientific Investigation of Claims of the Paranormal.] LAWSUIT AGAINST CSICOP DISMISSED A federal court in Washington, D.C h
randi07s.htm About ten years ago I attenede a BOuchercon (mystery writers/readers convention) in NY. THe Saturday night entertainment and as a last minute substitute they were able to get the Amazing Randi - far bett
randi11s.htm Just when I'd thought that Mr. Geller was really old news, I received a serious offer for a book on the "Geller Redux" idea. Since the material developed as a result of legal actions (depositions, test
randi15s.htm I've been informed that the publishing house in Japan that Mr. Geller sued has settled out-of-court, for an "undisclosed" amount of money. If it's anything like the other amounts he's been "winning," I
randiast.htm James Randi - WIzard <geller-hotline@ssr.com> writes: When Erich von Daniken (author of "Chariots of the Gods?" and other such trashy but highly successful stuff) visited Australia a few years ago, his
randidoc.htm Many will recall that magician James Randi has been the objects of numerous multi-million-dollar lawsuits by claimed psychic Uri Geller over the past two-plus years, all of which have thus far been dism
randifax.htm James Randi has asked that the following message be given wide distribution among the Skeptics community: Date: 15-Jan-92 10:34 EST Subj: Please send a fax... ... I'm off to Budapest to help them open a
randilet.htm all "Secret of the Psychics" To: Uucp Oct-20-93 08:41AM Subject: "Secret of the Psychics" To: geller-hotline@ssr.com I watched the NOVA special. It was GREAT! When Mr. Wizar
randinov.htm APn 10/18 0000 AP on TV-Amazing Randi Copyright, 1993. The Associated Press. All rights reserved. By SCOTT WILLIAMS AP Television Writer NEW YORK (AP) - The Amazing Randi, first name James, really is ra
redmeat.htm Subject: Red Meat alert Red Alert on Red Meat The link between high-fat diets and colon cancer gets stronger With each new dietary study, eating seems to become less of a joyful experience and more of a r
reinpeer.htm Donald Lindsay Jun-22-93 07:41PM Peer Reviewed Reincarnation Over on alt.religion.scientology, I foolishly said that I wasn't interested in any reincarnation researcher that didn't make it to peer-reviewed
roswelln.htm (Reprinted w/o permission from The Albuquerque Journal (1/13/94) SCHIFF REOPENS UFO CASE Agency Takes New Look at 'Roswell Incident' By Steve Brewer (Staff writer, Albuquerque Journal) It's been more than
satscare.htm U.K. STUDY FINDS NO EVIDENCE OF SATANIC ABUSE OF CHILDREN EVANGELICAL CHRISTIANS BLAMED FOR SPREADING SCARE - by Rosie Waterhouse, _London Independent_. Reprinted _San Francisco Examiner & Chronicle_, A
sbaby23.htm Subject: Re: sTARBABY to death In article <1992Feb17.190422.5695@rosevax.rosemount.com>, grante@aquarius.rosemount.com (Grant Edwards) writes... >David.Rice@ofa123.fidonet.org (David Rice) writes: >: Tag:
scicopfi.htm CSICOP and CODESH (which publishes "Free Inquiry") have formed a company called "Inquiry Media Productions," which has produced a series of half-hour magazine-format radio programs intended for airing
scient2d.htm Subject: Scientology Discredited III Date: 22 Nov 90 15:31:51 GMT Sender: daemon@ucbvax.BERKELEY.EDU Hello Again, The Crimes of Scientology Those of you who read my first two postings will know about a few
scient3d.htm Subject: Re: Scientology Discredited Date: 27 Nov 90 00:18:19 GMT References: <9011191646.AA09488@lilac.berkeley.edu> XEMU-SP@THETA-GO (See Below) writes: >Hello, >There has been a small but heated discuss
scient4d.htm Subject: Origins of Scientology (was Re: Scientology debunking help!) Summary: Sci-Fi bar bet? Yes! Keywords: deprogramming and cults > (6) Did L.Ron Hubbard create Scientology on a bet made at a scien
scient5d.htm Subject: Scientology Exposed Date: 5 Nov 90 05:55:27 GMT Sender: news@pdxgate.UUCP The Church of Scientology in Three Acts Anyone who doesn't know the history of Scientology, henceforth known by its fruit,
scient6d.htm Subject: Re: Scientology debunking help! Keywords: deprogramming and cults Date: 9 Jan 90 21:18:07 GMT References: <5980@sdcc6.ucsd.edu> In article <5980@sdcc6.ucsd.edu> ns299ad@sdcc6.ucsd.edu (Pablo Alva
scient7d.htm Subject: Re: Scientology debunking help! Keywords: deprogramming and cults Date: 9 Jan 90 23:43:15 GMT References: <5980@sdcc6.ucsd.edu> <1314@milton.acs.washington.edu> In article <1314@milton.acs.washin
scient8d.htm Subject: Re: SCIENTOLOGY:WHAT IT IS? Summary: Steve Boswell has his Scientology questions answered Keywords: madman cult murder Scientology mindcontrol Nazi fascist Hubbard Date: 9 Jan 91 08:04:23 GMT Thi
scientdo.htm Subject: Scientology Discredited II Date: 21 Nov 90 23:17:27 GMT Sender: daemon@ucbvax.BERKELEY.EDU Hello Again, What is Scientology? Basically, Scientology is a philosophy which states that people are spi
secretsd.htm Dear Netters, Last night (May 15, 1992) I saw a program on CBS about the Bible, and how science has allegedly proven that everything in it is the absolute truth. Rather than bore you with the details, I
serviceu.htm Serviceman Talks About UFO Base. Dear Folks: Here is some information that someone sent me about a person that was formerly in the service. ROBERT'S STORY Robert _ _, a young man in his early 20'
sexyside.htm Subject: The Sexy Side Of UFOs. The other day a person recommended that I look up a paper called the Metro because it had a story in it about people who are coming in contact with UFOs in the South San F
sillynws.htm WHAT THE. . . ? The News You Can't Do Without. No. 1 12/93 e.v. A WOULD-BE BURGLAR IN BRAZIL AND YOU THOUGHT HOTDOGS BAD? was arrested in November when The
skep.htm ly developed? >Was it based on any experimental evidence or just someone's theory? >Who started it? I don't claim the difinitive answer, but from my reading, this is how I understand that these things cam
skep-ord.htm The proper role of skeptical organizations. It seems to me that CSICOP and other skeptical groups have set for themselves two tasks regarding paranormal and fringe science claims. The name of CSICOP's
skepticc.htm "Cynicism is the first religion. It is the means by which to discover all else, since cynicism implies skepticism. Skepticism results in examination, and examination leads to understanding." _The Spirit
skepticf.htm To: All Jan-28-94 05:52AM Subject: sci.skeptic FAQ: The Frequently Questioned Answers Followup-To: sci.skeptic Archive-name: skeptic-faq Last-modified: 94/01/28 Vers
skepticp.htm On October 19th*, the NOVA television program will be a one-hour documentary dealing with James Randi and his work. It will be titled, "Secrets of the Psychics." There will be some VERY interesting vide
skeptics.htm This conference is for the discussion of fringe science, fringe medicine, UFO's, psychic powers, water divining and other similar paranormal phenomena whose veracity or, lack thereof, can be tested by o
skeptims.htm To: All Nov-19-93 03:16PM Subject: RE: sci.skeptic FAQ on False Memory [follows article 15610 in sci.psychology, 56949 in sci.skeptic] Subject: re: Sci.Skeptic FAQ
starba02.htm Subject: Re: sTARBABY >One fine test would be to have an astrologer interview twelve >individuals, each with a different "sun sign," without knowing >before hand what their "sun sign" is. That is, give t
starbaby.htm Subject: Re: Part 1. "Crybaby" by Philip Klass Date: 24 Nov 91 19:56:30 GMT pisces@cs.mcgill.ca (L. M. P. McPherson) writes: > I do not understand why these long postings were cross-posted to > alt.parano
supergrm.htm "A Super Germ is Bred as a Death Weapon" Washington, July 14 (UPI)- Forty Army scientists are working on a project that could add deadly super germs of types that do not exist in nature to the potentia
talk-uku.htm To: All Msg #69, Jul-21-93 04:35PM Subject: Space Person Talks Over T.V. In England. Subject: Space Person Talks Over TV In England. In the year 1977 the space peo
tattools.htm - The LSD Tattoo urban legend (a.k.a. "Blue Star tattoos," "Mickey Mouse LSD," et al.) is a classic of the breed. It is an example of a "contamination" legend and can be classed with such other fa
tbsrpt3.htm From Tampa Bay Skeptics Report Vol. 4 No. 3 Winter 1991-92 Published by Tampa Bay Skeptics 6219 Palma Blvd. #210 St. Petersburg, FL 33715 (1:377/33 Fidonet) $10/yr. (4 issues) Copyright 1991. May be qu
tbsrpt4.htm From the "Tampa Bay Skeptics Report" Vol. 4 No. 4 Spring 1992 Published by Tampa Bay Skeptics 6219 Palma Blvd. #210 St. Petersburg, FL 33715 $10/yr. (4 issues) Copyright 1992. May be quoted by press if
tbsrpt4-.htm From "Tampa Bay Skeptics Report" Vol. 4 No. 2 Fall 1991: Breast Boom, or Just Bust ??? As reported in the St. Petersburg Times and picked up by AP, and as he has explained on "Eye on Tampa Bay" (Ch.
the-star.htm Written by Fredric L. Rice. Released August 1985. 1:102/890 Original reference material may be found at Griffith Observatory, located at 2800 East Observatorty Road, Los Angeles, California. 90027. Re
thinking.htm "Unfortunately for most of us, our brains have completely and utterly destroyed by our education system. The more knowledge you have, the better educated you are, the weaker the powers of your mind will
thoughts.htm To: All Jan-13-94 12:26PM Subject: Thoughts Create Reality Followup-To: sci.skeptic Hi, One false conception spread about mind over matter is that just thinking a th
tobaccos.htm "I know of no doctor who could honestly tell you that he treated somebody whose disease was caused by tobacco, or whose death could be caused by tobacco only. In 40 years of science, they've never been
tombpter.htm To: All Msg #7, Jan-29-93 08:36PM Subject: Re: Tombstone pterodactyl In article <28JAN199310491130@skyblu.ccit.arizona.edu>, lippard@skyblu.ccit.arizona.edu (Jame
townmis.htm Date: 11-25-90 13:44 Subj: Re: MISSING TOWN The only information I myself have been able to extract from RCMP files and such is remarkably similar to what Streiber put forward in his lattest book, "Majes
trevel2.htm (3602) Tue 9 Jul 91 0:32 By: Don Allen To: All Re: still *more* on Crop circles :-) St: @EID:116b 01d13bb5 @MSGID: 1:363/29 5f816329 I spotted this one too :-) Off ABUSEnet (inside joke :-)) -+-
trevel3.htm (3878) Sat 27 Jul 91 2:19 By: Don Allen To: All Re: Crop circle: Wiltshire,UK St: @EID:116b 01d27c58 @MSGID: 1:363/29 6882cbf7 Latest Crop circle news off the Internet: ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
trevel4.htm Message number 2454 in "ParaNet UFO" Date: 09-27-91 12:04 To: All Subj: Dave and Doug - The Latest UFGATE newsin 1.27 Date: 27 Sep 91 05:32:12 GMT The final circle of the season (so far as we know) appe
trevelyn.htm (3601) Tue 9 Jul 91 0:26 By: Don Allen To: All Re: *more* on Crop circles St: @EID:116b 01d13bb2 @MSGID: 1:363/29 5f816326 Spotted this on Usenet tonight: -+-
turin02s.htm To: All Nov-23-93 07:39PM Subject: Re: Shroud of Turin on EWTN last night Followup-To: sci.skeptic In article <A9179A29@fbpmac.msfc.nasa.gov>, bo_parker@fbpmac.msf
ufoknapl.htm To: Those Interested in the UFO Problem 7 Michigan Terrace Browns Mills, NJ 08015 Richard D. Butler (609) 625-2890 P.O. Box 65 Mays Landing, NJ 08330 George P. Hansen
unconvnt.htm An excerpt to illustrate what this lecture is about: "Charles Sanders Peirce required that the first and primary obligation of any philosopher or scientist is to do nothing that would block inquiry..." a
unversty.htm Subject: Uni student & Evolution/creation In an attempt to fill in the hours between coming to uni and going home, I found an article and poll on how university students in western Pennsylvania view the
urantia0.htm Date: 16 Apr 94 12:45:00 To: All Subject: Urantia Book Date: Sat, 16 Apr 94 12:45:00 +0600 Subject: Urantia Book A comment was made in an earlier thread on the subject of the Urantia Book associating the w
urantias.htm TO: ALL RE: URANTIA BOOK DATE: 03-21-91 AREA: 14 Just a note to any interested parties that the latest issue of THE SKEPTICAL INQUIRER (Spring 1991), finally discloses *for the first time* the true ide
validast.htm To: All Msg #63, Oct-05-93 10:36AM Subject: Re: astrology Amy () wrote: : Hey everybody. I have a question or two. I just wrote a paper on astrology. : In it I disc
velikovd.htm Subject: Worlds in Collision/collusion/confusion -.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.-.- I would like to thank the various members of the INTERNET and BITNET community
vitamins.htm State Journal-Register 10/9/94 Law will ban unproven diet supplement claims THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON-Congress decided a bitter fight between dietary supplement makers and their critics Friday, pass
vondanik.htm Erich von Daniken's "Chariots of the Gods?": SCIENCE OR CHARLATANISM? by Robert Sheaffer (Box 10441, San Jose, CA 95130) (First published in the "NICAP UFO Investigator", October/November, 1974. Reprint
watchuri.htm >[other bits]... >>"psychically" restarted the watches of home-viewers that haven't >> worked in years. > That's a pretty good 'tired old trick' - how does he do it ? He doesn't. The home viewers do it.
wisdom3.htm Pages 8-10: summer 1991 THE WISDOM OF SOLOMON? Sandra Till The Bible is the inspired, inerrant word of God? As a child growing up in the '40s in Southeast Missouri, completely surrounded by the fundame
x-files1.htm To: All Nov-19-93 10:21PM Subject: X-Files TV show. 11-19-93. Subject: The X-Files Show. 11-19-93. I just got through watching this weeks X-Files TV Show. It was ab
x-filesj.htm Copyright 1993, Cyberspace Vanguard Magazine -!2!- Within the Realm of Extreme Possibility: Creator CHRIS CARTER on the X-FILES by TJ Goldstein For a show that snuck up on everybody, X-FILES seems to
yahweh3.htm Pages 2-4: summer 1991 YAHWEH, THE GOD OF GODS Farrell Till Many Bible fundamentalists believe that while the nations around them wallowed in the mire of polytheism the Hebrews practiced a strict monoth
yeti.htm >(Thomas Hill) writes... > Some of you may remember that short film that was shot of a female Bigfoot >walking across a stream bed in 1967. It was taken by Roger Patterson and a >friend who were riding

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