Wednesday, August 29, 2012

YUFOLOGY: Chasing UFO's...

Tina Sena's post from July on Chasing UFOs. And the following quote of hers that is exactly right:YUFOLOGY:Chasing UFO's...
...searching/hunting/investigating UFO's isn't a job for a handful of "experts".

It's a job for every interested person on this planet.

Monday, August 27, 2012

WATCH: Three Spooky New Trailers For “American Horror Story” Season 2 / Queerty

Previews of some of what's to come for season 2 of American Horror. WATCH: Three Spooky New Trailers For “American Horror Story” Season 2 / Queerty

I loved the 1st season; it's very creative what the program is doing. Some of the same cast members, but an entirely different set-up. Cannot wait. And that albino nun-ghost well, what could be better?

Sunday, August 26, 2012

Binnall of America round up of columns

Lots of good stuff at Binnall of America.

Tina Sena's School Spirits from the Past, Marla Pena's My First Contactee, Richard Thomas' Reflections on Ancient Astronauts in Prometheus, my own You Will Be Eradicated,Bruce Piddy on The Paranormal Apoostate, Lesley Gunter's Is it Raining Men?, Tony Morrill's We Didn't Start the Fire, and Richelle Hawks: Musings on Desire, Technology and TV.

A lot there to enjoy! Also, Tim interviews Adam Gorightly. Download the free podcast.

Friday, August 24, 2012

Sunday, August 5, 2012

Divinorum Psychonauticus: A Guide to the Scariest Paranormal / Ghost-Hunting TV Shows

From Erich Kuersten at Divinorum Psychonauticus, reviews of several of our favorite (or favorite like to dislike) ghost hunting shows. I don't agree with all that's said here but that's not the point. (I do share his opinion of Amy Allen and The Dead Files and Chip Coffey Fun and interesting and well written. I do like, of course, the comments regarding debunkers. For example:
 I'm so bored of debunkers. It's like who cares? Do you really think people can't tell the difference between a gust of wind and a spirit? Most people know, and it's not your job to just presume no one is as smart as you are, that's not what a ghost hunter is. Frankly, whenever there's too much attention to debunking I smell a con.

Or, this:
If you deign to do the research and really check facts and testimonies and history, supernatural phenomena abound upon the Earth and you realize when some smug rationalist or science major calls it all a lot of bunk he's just showing the level of calcification in his worldview scope, his fear of the unknown and willingness to doubt the word of others when they conflict with his idea of how the world works: until something supernatural has happened to him he doesn't believe it, just like illegal drugs are evil unless he tries them, or is anti-gay marriage unless he has a lesbian daughter, or is anti-immigration unless he was raised by the maid.

But that's not at all what Erich's piece is about -- just slamming debunkers -- not at all. My glee while reading his comments comes from my own indulgent I-love-to-bash-skeptoids wont.

It's a really enjoyable overview of several of the paranormal shows out there, whether or not you share the same opinions of the some of the shows or their hosts.

Saturday, August 4, 2012

Ted Torbich

Stench of Truth's Ted Torbich has stories available on Amazon. check it out!<a target="_blank" href="http://www.amazon.com/mn/search/?_encoding=UTF8&search-alias=digital-text&tag=oruf-20&linkCode=ur2&camp=1789&creative=390957&field-author=Theodore%20Torbich">Ted Torbich</a><img src="https://www.assoc-amazon.com/e/ir?t=oruf-20&l=ur2&o=1" width="1" height="1" border="0" alt="" style="border:none !important; margin:0px !important;" />

JayVay | The Official Online Home of Jeremy Vaeni

Just promoting Jeremy Vaeni's blog, which is full of interesting and eclectic posts, including one on Alzheimer's by Dr. Tyler A. Kokjohn.JayVay | The Official Online Home of Jeremy Vaeni

Chase Brandon of the CIA | Future Theater

Bill and Nancy Birnes (of TV's UFO Hunters as well as UFO Magazine) hosts will interview Chase Bradon on tonight's Future Theater podcast. Hmmm, I want to sigh and say "oy" but I love Bill and Nancy and so, we'll just have to find out! Chase Brandon of the CIA | Future Theater

Unraveling The Secrets: Raven De La Croix

Podcast Unraveling The Secrets with Tim Swartz and Michael Mott. This will be good!

Nancy Red Star

Press release arrived, passing it along:

http://www.nancyredstar.com/content.htm

Show airs live Monday August 6 th 1:00 pm cst
To listen click the
arrow on the link belowhttp://www.paranormalpalace.com

Nancy Red Star descends from Redman/Parker/Vann/Mathews Cherokee bloodlines on her mother's side . She is the author of the Star Ancestors Trilogy (Inner Traditions/Bear & Co., 2000-03-05, Wilhelm Heyne Verlag, Germany) and Life With a Cosmos Clearance (Light Technology Publishing,Inc., 2003) and UFOs- No threat, Official Eyewitness Testimony (Light Technology Publishing, Inc., 2005-2006). In 2005~ Red Star became the Executive Producer, writer and host of her upcoming Feature Documentary entitled, Star Ancestors which is slated for theatrical release and worldwide TV distribution in the winter of 2011.
Red Star directs Willow Spirit Productions, LLC which was created for the purpose of documenting and distributing the archives of the testimony of world Indigenous peoples and select members of the Industrial Military Complex. Red Star has created a library of Text/ Audio/ Video support documentation for educational Seminars, Lectures and Workshops around the globe. She has been written about in numerous magazines including: Nexus, UFO Magazine, FATE, New York Magazine, ELLE, Shamans Drum, Majical Blend and more.
Red Star is a headliner at speaking engagements that have included the International UFO Congress, Conspiracy Con Conference, Santa Clara, CA, World Universal Expo, the Roswell Museum, Orange County MUFON, The Aztec UFO Symposium, Omega Institute, and she has appeared on Coast to Coast, Whitley Strieber, South African Radio, KRZA Hawaii, CONTACT Talk Radio, Sirius Satellite Radio and Atlantis Rising.
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