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Re: Argentine Cattle Mutilation Cases Now 160

From: Gildas Bourdais <gbourdais@wanadoo.fr>
Date: Fri, 28 Jun 2002 12:20:30 +0200
Fwd Date: Fri, 28 Jun 2002 10:41:11 -0400
Subject: Re: Argentine Cattle Mutilation Cases Now 160


 >From: Scott Corrales <lornis1@juno.com>
 >To: UFO UpDates - Toronto <ufoupdates@virtuallystrange.net>
 >Date: Wed, 26 Jun 2002 10:23:26 -0400
 >Subject: Argentine Cattle Mutilation Cases Now 160

<snip>

 >Can=E9 Speaks out Again

 >Bernardo Can=E9, SENASA's director, spoke out yet again against
 >the theories circulating in regard to cattle mutilations as
 >being something out of the ordinary, citing a book published in
 >France dealing with the subject of "rogue surgeons."

 >"There is a very important bibliographical work which reports
 >that this type of "rogue surgery" has been seen sporadically in
 >the US and Europe. There is even a book entitled The Rogue
 >Surgeons written by a French author," he pointed out.
 >[Translator's note: Card=E9 refers to "Le Grand Carnage" by Michel
 >Grainger].

To Scott Corrales and the List


I have read with great interest your messages on UFO UpDates
regarding the mutilations in Argentina.

I am quite surprised to learn that SENASA's director cited a
French book in his rebutal of the extraordinary nature of the
mutilations.....

I suspect that the translator's work is in error.

Michel Granger (not Grainger) did write write a book on cattle
mutilations in America, called 'The Great Slaughter' ('Le Grand
Carnage'), not 'The Rogue Surgeons'. It was published in 1986,
and was quite positive on the reality of mutilations as an
extraordinary phenomenon - although he believe the ET hypothesis.
It is a very well documented work of 383 pages.

On the other hand, a little book was been published in January
2002, called 'The Rogue Surgeons: Autopsy Of An American Myth'
('Les Chirurgiens Furtifs. Autopsie d'un mythe am=E9ricain'),
written by a newcomer to French ufology, Yann Mege.

Mege is totally skeptical, following the conclusions of the
Rommel report that all mutilations are due to predators. He has
added a typically French 'socio-psychological' analysis, seeing
the Vietnam War as a cause of anguish which explains the growth
of the "myth" of alien mutilations!

This small, short book (142 pages) is a pure debunking job, and
I am stunned that it is known by an Argentine official. Could it
be that he has been tipped-off by some foreign agency ?


Regards,

Gildas Bourdais




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