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Re: Kreskin: UFO Sightings In Eyes Of Beholders -

From: Larry Hatch <larry@larryhatch.net>
Date: Sun, 09 Jun 2002 20:10:29 -0700
Fwd Date: Mon, 10 Jun 2002 00:45:21 -0400
Subject: Re: Kreskin: UFO Sightings In Eyes Of Beholders -


 >From: Stig Agermose <stig.agermose@privat.dk>
 >To: ufoupdates@virtuallystrange.net
 >Date: Mon, 10 Jun 2002 00:56:50 +0200
 >Subject: Kreskin: UFO Sightings In Eyes Of Beholders

 >Source: Las Vegas Sun, June 7, 2002,

 >http://www.lasvegassun.com/sunbin/stories/lv-
 >other/2002/jun/07/513550514.html

 >Stig

 >***

 >June 07, 2002

 >Silverton UFO sightings in the eyes of the beholders

 >By Mary Manning
 ><manning@lasvegassun.com>
 >LAS VEGAS SUN

 >**

<snip>

 >The Amazing Kreskin, also known as George Joseph Kresge
 >Jr., attracted about 300 people Thursday night to a dark
 >desert lot behind the Silverton hotel at Interstate 15
 >and Blue Diamond Road.

 >The mentalist and entertainer had predicted that one
 >of the largest UFO sightings in recorded history would
 >take place in Nevada's desert in either May or June.
 >Kreskin was so certain, he promised that if nothing was
 >sighted, then he would donate $50,000 to charity.

 >But in the end Kreskin, who says he's not a psychic,
 >never expected to see anything otherworldly himself.
 >He planned to plant the idea in the minds of the audience
 >to see alien objects in the sky.

 >"It's not going to hurt you, it's not going to
 >jeopardize you, he told the crowd in the showroom before
 >the sightings.  "It's going to be fulfilling. It will be
 >real to you, but it will be subjective.

So. That's how Kreskin worms his way out of it. -LH

 >"You may not be able to see anything," one woman cried,
 >pointing above her head, "but I can feel its presence."

 >Another woman grabbed Kreskin's arm and cried, "I saw a
 >green ship!"

Disgusting.

<snip>

 >Kreskin said the fact that people believed they saw
 >UFOs proved his point, and said he would not make the
 >donation to charity.

Is anyone surprised?


Best wishes, and thanks, Stig, for the article.


- Larry Hatch




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