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Re: Jerry Black To Polygraph Bruce Maccabee - Hatch

From: Larry Hatch <larryhatch.nul>
Date: Sat, 20 Mar 2004 08:01:33 -0800
Fwd Date: Sat, 20 Mar 2004 13:22:10 -0500
Subject: Re: Jerry Black To Polygraph Bruce Maccabee - Hatch


>From: Robert Frola <ufologist.nul>
>To: ufoupdates.nul
>Date: Sat, 20 Mar 2004 11:11:25 +1000
>Subject: Re: Jerry Black To Polygraph Bruce Maccabee

>>From: Bruce Maccabee <brumac.nul>
>>To: <ufoupdates.nul>
>>Date: Fri, 19 Mar 2004 10:57:42 -0500
>>Subject: Re: Jerry Black To Polygraph Bruce Maccabee

>>>From: Kenny Young <ufo.nul>
>>>To: UFO UpDates - Toronto <ufoupdates.nul>
>>>Date: Fri, 19 Mar 2004 02:39:58 -0500
>>>Subject: Jerry Black To Polygraph Bruce Maccabee

>>>Jerry Black called earlier yesterday to inform me of his
>>>appreciation of Bruce Maccabee for accepting his invitation to
>>>take a lie detector test and that his search is now underway for
>>>a polygraph examiner local to the Baltimore area. He said that
>>>he will be responding to other UFO UpDates List comments, on his
>>>own, in separate messages.

>>>The acceptance of Black's invitation is a positive gesture by
>>>Bruce Maccabee to answer one of his critics. Will be looking
>>>forward to watching things happen.

>>I gather, from the generally unenthusiastic response on this
>>List, that few people will be sitting on the edge of their seats
>>waiting for the results.

>Bruce, my opinion, for what its worth, that its a bad idea and
>proves nothing. Your reputation stands alone. Your research
>unchallenged and solid. You don't need to entertain the
>skeptics.


>Robert Frola
>EDITOR
>The Australasian Ufologist Magazine

Hello Bruce and others:

I stayed out of this fray because I had nothing factual,
anything of substance to contribute to the matter.

All I can say is that every impression I have of Bruce Maccabee
(however he mis-spells it) is one of complete honesty.

I think it is a mistake to submit to any tests set up by anyone
who presents himself the say Black does.

Like Jerry Clark and others, I have real doubts about the Gulf
Breeze series, and of course those are entirely beside the
point.

The point is (as I see it) that we have Mr. Black crawling out
of the woodwork, almost on schedule, with Bruce M [however he
spells it] as the siiiiingle target.

One might ask what else Jerry Black has done for Ufology, but
that's too easy, a cheap shot. After researching UFOs for almost
20 years now, the _only_ reference I have for Jerry Black is/are
his complaints about Bruce Mackabee

Other than Gulf Breeze, where honest opinions differ, my worst
complaint about BM is that his name is too easy to spell rong.
My impressions of Mr. Black are decidedly sorrier.


Best wishes

- Larry Hatch

PS: I can still spell a certain Polish name, a high-school chum
named Tom Walczykowski. There is a sort of poetry to Polish
names, None of them rhyme with Stalin or Hitler.

If your name is Tom Walczykowski, please write
offlist. -LH

"The trouble with a kitten is exactly that ..
 Eventually it becomes a cat."

- Ogden Nash





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