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Re: Reasons Why Abductees Don't Post - Moretllaro

From: Jim Mortellaro <Jsmortell@aol.com>
Date: Fri, 21 Jun 2002 13:08:47 EDT
Fwd Date: Sat, 22 Jun 2002 03:25:20 -0500
Subject: Re: Reasons Why Abductees Don't Post - Moretllaro


 >From: Larry Hatch <larry@larryhatch.net>
 >To: UFO UpDates - Toronto <ufoupdates@virtuallystrange.net>
 >Date: Thu, 20 Jun 2002 22:42:02 -0700
 >Subject: Re: Reasons Why Abductees Don't Post

 >>From: Eleanor White <raven1@mail.nas.net>
 >>To: UFO UpDates - Toronto <ufoupdates@virtuallystrange.net>
 >>Date: Tue, 18 Jun 2002 17:58:38 +0000
 >>Subject: Re: Reasons Why Abductees Don't Post

 >>>From: Katharina Wilson <K_Wilson@alienjigsaw.com>
 >>>To: ufoupdates@virtuallystrange.net
 >>>Date: Tue, 18 Jun 2002 09:24:52 -0400
 >>>Subject: Reasons Why Abductees Don't Post

 >>>To All:

 >>>Over the past year or so I have been wanting to ask several of
 >>>my abductee/experiencer friends and acquaintances why they do
 >>>not post to the UFO UpDates List.

 ><snip>

 >>>---------------

 >><snip>

 >>What about, if EBK approves, having two lists - UFOs and
 >>Abductees? The two topics could still come together on the
 >>SDI show itself, but perhaps a strictly Abductee List might
 >>not attract as much negativity as the current mixed List?

 >>>From the sound of the non-poster abductees, the traffic would
 >>increase due to more being willing to post, so would you, Errol,
 >>have enough time to accommodate the two separated lists?

 >Hello Eleanor:

 >Apart from the extra burden on EBK and inevitable complications,
 >I think your idea has certain merits.

 >A subscriber could lurk on one list, participate in the other
 >while monitoring both.

 >Occasionally, when the subject matter affects UFO sightings
 >_and_ abductees, he or she could post to both lists.

 >If there is some unwelcome thread brewing on one List, the other
 >may well proceed un-encumbered. Hmmm..

Hello Larry and Eleanor ... EBK,

I hate to disagree with a fello Grippler, but I do. This List
consists of researchers who should be hearing about what is
happening in the abduction community. That is their purpose
in'it? To keep informed? Or is it to commisserate with each
other on the state of ufology only amongst themselves?

In the last book I read, there was just that one, I lerned that
in order to communicate, the act required that the information
flow two ways. Just lurking points to nothing. Communicating
points to understanding.

Just my opinion.

And by the by, I have not forgotten the "foccacio" affair. Just
as a communique' between the Palermians and the Dublinians, I
shall perform my diplomatic duties and send a loaf of same to
Mr. Hatcher. I just gotta make the trip to Little Palermo and
that's a bit of a schlep.


Best regards,

Jim



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