From: Jerome Clark <jkclark.nul> Date: Sun, 16 Oct 2011 15:40:04 -0500 Archived: Mon, 17 Oct 2011 04:44:21 -0400 Subject: Re: Was 'First Photographed UFO' A Comet? >From: Jerome Clark <jkclark.nul> >To: <post.nul> >Date: Sun, 16 Oct 2011 09:16:35 -0500 >Subject: Re: Was 'First Photographed UFO' A Comet? >>They weren't >>released publicly until January 1st, 1886, when they were >>published in the magazine L'Astronomie. Since then, ufologists >>have crowed these photographs as the first photographic evidence >>of UFOs. <snip> >Ufologists "crowed"? Gee, silly me: I thought some had merely >speculated. Not good enough for Jon Voisey's rhetorical >requirements, I infer. <snip> A friend writes to suggest that "crowned as the first photographic evidence of UFOs" was Voisey's intended meaning. "Crowed" is simply a typo. I'm sure my friend is right, which puts me in the position of the late Gilda Radner's Saturday Night Live character Emily Litella. Upon being corrected following a rant generated by a misunderstood word, she could only squeak, "Never mind". Jerry Clark Listen to 'Strange Days... Indeed' - The PodCast At: http://www.virtuallystrange.net/ufo/sdi/program/ These contents above are copyright of the author and UFO UpDates - Toronto. They may not be reproduced without the express permission of both parties and are intended for educational use only.
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