m“Almost all people are hypnotics.      The proper authority saw to it that the proper belief should be induced and the people believed properly.” — Charles Hoy Fort

Saturday, April 28, 2007

-30° 30' 38.82", +115° 22' 60.00"

Triangle north of Perth
From Google Maps at -30° 30' 38.82", +115° 22' 60.00" just north of Perth, home of a couple of "flying car" UFOs. Is this in the air or on the ground? The "lights" have a mighty high albedo...

Friday, April 27, 2007

Mile wide UFOs Sighted near Guernsey

Our Jim has kindly relayed this UFO report forwarded to him by Tim C...

More details from, where else, the Guernsey Press ('the Island's
leading source of news, information and advertising') -
http://www.thisisguernsey.com/code/shownewsarticle.pl?ArticleID=002080

Pilot’s UFO shock
by Joel de Woolfson

Two experienced airline pilots on separate flights saw something up to a mile wide off the coast of Alderney on Monday afternoon.

Surprisingly, Jersey radar equipment did not pick up the object, although an air traffic controller said he had received simultaneous reports from the Aurigny and Blue Islands pilots.

Aurigny’s Captain Ray Bowyer, 50, said he saw the strange object during a flight from Southampton.

He spotted a bright-yellow light 10 miles west of Alderney while his plane was about 30 miles from the island and at 4,000ft.

‘It was a very sharp, thin yellow object with a green area. It was 2,000ft up and stationary,’ he said.

‘I thought it was about 10 miles away, although I later realised it was approximately 40 miles from us. At first, I thought it was the size of a 737.’

A 737 is slightly smaller than a jumbo jet.

‘But it must have been much bigger because of how far away it was. It could have been as much as a mile wide.’

As he continued his approach to Alderney, Capt. Bowyer saw a second identical object further to the west.

‘It was exactly the same but looked smaller because it was further away. It was closer to Guernsey.’

The sightings come days after reports that scientists have discovered outside our solar system an Earth-like planet capable of supporting extraterrestrial life.

‘I can’t explain it. At first, I thought it might have been a reflection from a vinery in Guernsey, but that would have disappeared quickly. This was clearly visual for about nine minutes.’

The sightings happened at about 3pm. Capt. Bowyer, who has flown commercial planes for about 20 years, said he had described the objects to air traffic control and filled in an incident report.

‘As I got closer to it, it became clear to me that it was tangible. I was in two minds about going towards it to have a closer look but decided against it because of the size of it. I had to think of the safety of the passengers first.’

He added that the experience had been quite scary.

‘I’m certainly not saying that it was something of another world. All I’m saying is that I have never seen anything like it before in all my years of flying.’

Paul Kelly, 31, the air traffic controller who was on duty, said the Blue Islands pilot had made a similar report, but nothing had appeared on his radar.

‘The pilot from Blue Islands was en route to Jersey at the same time and as he went past Sark he described an object behind him to his left,’ he said.

‘The description was very similar to Captain Bowyer’s and they described it as being in exactly the same place. But they were looking at it from opposite sides.’

The pilot told him the object had been 1,500ft beneath his plane.

‘The Blue Islands plane was at 3,500ft at the time so, again, both pilots placed it at the same altitude.

‘If the object was stationary, our equipment would not have picked it up because the radar would have screened it out.’

Published 26/4/2007

Thanks, Jim. UFOs seem to be getting rather immense of late, these two being, in the pilot's estimation and like the eerie black triangles, a mile wide. I like that, as immensity fires up the imagination far more than the previous typical saucer sizes of 10, 30 and 100 meters.

I am interested especially in the last line about the radar system screening out stationary objects. I'm not sure why it would be designed to do that... I mean, seriously... what if a plane were to hit said stationary object?... d'uh... anyway if that is indeed true then it might be useful info in other cases.

I was disappointed to note the cheesy insert regarding the newly-discovered planet that was found to be likely inhabitable over in the Libra constellation... ha, I can just see all the loonies leaping about saying "Nooo, they're from the Pleiades"... I guess it was to be expected, though.

Personally, I'd love to see a big one, black or yellow, preferably rectangular, but triangular would do as well.

Thursday, April 26, 2007

Sahotas -- Jogi


My favorite Bhangra band, the Sahotas, play Jogi... nice and very electric.

Seldom Scene - I Know You Rider - Cleveland 1991


A live recording of I KNOW YOU RIDER by SELDOM SCENE. Dating from 10/2/91, this recording was made at Peabody's Down Under in Cleveland Ohio. Gotta love John Duffey RIP!

One of my very favorite songs, played by one of my very favorite bands... the Seldom Scene, arguably the best bluegrass band ever.

Wednesday, April 25, 2007

The Zimmers "My Generation"


I say, what's all this, then? Jolly good show, this.

Sunday, April 22, 2007

THE TRUTH & LIES OF 9/11


This pioneering, groundbreaking expose of 9-11, now two years old, painted a stark and accurate picture of our world today and TOMMORROW. ... Mike's new introduction "connects the dots."

Mike Ruppert, the ex-LAPD drug specialist who exposed the fact that the CIA is the world's largest dealer of drugs to America's children offers a fantastic piece of work that documents the past, present and ongoing lies of the United States government and their war against the citizens of the United States and of the rest of the world.

This lecture takes a different approach to the problem than that used in other excellent works such as Loose Change... this piece looks at non-speculative, documented truths only...

Please, watch this, for your own good. It is 2 hours and 18 minutes of vital education that every human being should see, so we can fight the fascists who stole our country.

Visit copvcia.com, From The Wilderness.

Wednesday, April 04, 2007

It's Only A Paper Moon

It's Only A Paper Moon
(Harold Arlen, Billy Rose, E. Y. Harburg)

Say it's only a paper moon
Sailing over a cardboard sea,
But it wouldn't be make-believe
If you believed in me.

Say it's only a canvas sky
Hanging over a muslin tree,
But it wouldn't be make-believe
If you believed in me.

Without your love,
It's a honky-tonk parade.
Without your love,
It's a melody played in a penny arcade.

It's a Barnum and Bailey world,
Just as phony as it can be,
But it wouldn't be make-believe
If you believed in me.

~interlude~

Without your love,
It's a honky-tonk parade.
Without your love,
It's a melody played in a penny arcade.

It's a Barnum and Bailey world
Just as phony as it can be,
But it wouldn't be make-believe
If you believed in me.