Author: Obascurantist

4
Mar

Branton

Bruce Alan Walton (b. September 7, 1960) Best known by his pen name “Branton” (BRuce AlaN WalTON) also: Alan DeWalton Author of countless UFO texts which circulated on bulletin board systems in the days of the proto-Internet. Most of his writing usually consists of juicy pulp fantasy, focusing on the network of underground lizard alien […]

4
Mar

Vril

A science fiction term coined by Edward Bulwer-Lytton in 1870 as a powerful form of energy weilded by a subterranean race. Eventually, it got tangled up with the Nazis.

4
Mar

Black Sun

According to the novel The Coming Race (1871) by Vril derived their Vril Energy from the Black Sun, a ball of Prima Materia.” Some suspect that the Nazis used this power source for the UFOs. Book: Black Sun: Aryan Cults, Esoteric Nazism and the Politics of Identity by Nicholas Goodrick-Clarke New York University Press, 2002, […]

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Mar

Jodi Dean

Author of the book Aliens in America (Cornell, 1999) which describes alien mythologies and the experience of abductees and contactees in contemporary America. Dean relates their experience to a rising sense of disjuncture and helpless confusion tied to the increasing integration of information technologies into society. The New York Review of Books reviewed Aliens in […]

4
Mar

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

aka: Latter-Day Saints, LDS, Mormons A religion founded by Joseph Smith based on the idea that Jesus came to America to minister to the lost tribe of Israel. Core beliefs include the revelation of truth through a set of golden plates (which were buried in upstate New York decoded by means of a magic rock), […]

4
Mar

Angels

In Genesis 6:4 there’s a description of giants born from the intercourse of angelic beings and Earthly women; similar activity between heavenly beings and earthly people is still described today. The angel appeared to in his bedroom one night, resulting in the foundation of the Mormon religion. Some humans such as have suggested that they […]

4
Mar

Edward Kelley

aka: Edward Kelly, Edward Talbot 16th century alchemist. Called The Crop-Eared Wizard because he’d had his ears cropped for earlier sorcery. Kelley used John Dee as his seer. Kelley’s “angels” sometimes communicated in a special “angelic” or Enochian language. Dee and Kelley claimed the language was given to them by angels. Some have remarked on […]

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Mar

John Dee

(b.1527 – d.1608) Renaissance scholar, alchemist, magician, spy. With shewstone which John Dee and Kelly used to contact angelic beings is in the British Museum.(Carter, 109-115). Comparisons have been made between the relationship of John Dee and Edward Kelly to the relationship of John Parsons and L Ron Hubbard References twisted tree: John Dee

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Mar

William H Blanchard

General William Hugh Blanchard (February 6, 1916 – May 31, 1966) United States Air Force officer who attained the rank of four-star general. Served as Vice Chief of Staff of the United States Air Force from 1965 to 1966. As a Colonel, Blanchard was base commander of Roswell Army Air Field in July, 1947. On […]

4
Mar

Mothman

Unexplained phenomena circa 1966-1967 in West Virginia and Ohio The Mothman Prophecies (1976) by John Keel movie (2002) starring Richard Gere Involves the , a national security complex dating from WWII Deaths include an innocent German Shepard (Bandit) and, according to some, the 46 deaths in the collapse of the Silver Bridge on Dec 5 […]

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Mar

Gray Barker

May 2, 1925–December 6, 1984 Theatrical booking agent and flying saucer scenester. Author of They Knew Too Much About Flying Saucers (1957), one of the earliest exposés of the Men In Black. Barker is suspected of some MIB/UFO pranking/hoaxing, and was suspiciously on the scene during the Point Pleasant Mothman episodes in the 1960’s (70GCAT, […]

4
Mar

Albert K Bender

Founder of the International Flying Saucer Bureau (IFSB). Associate of Gray Barker, whom he asked to be IFSB’s West Virginia chapter head and chief researcher.”It is suspected that Gray Barker pranked Albert Bender, dressing up with two friends in all black, warning Bender to stay away from UFOs. Barker persuaded Bender to go public with […]

4
Mar

Advanced Organization of Los Angeles

AOLA from Scientology 1306 L Ron Hubbard Way, Los Angeles, CA 90027 Located on the corner of Fountain Ave and L. Ron Hubbard Way, this is one of five advanced Scientology training centers in the world. References Scientology: ADVANCED ORGANIZATION LOS ANGELES http://www.freedommag.org/english/LA/issue02/page01b.htm TMR: The Man Who Got Me Out of Scientology

4
Mar

invasion of washington

On Saturday night/Sunday morning of July 19 1952, radar targets were seen passing near and over Andrews Air Force Base near Washington D.C. Strange lights were seen streaking off at incredible speeds, and the restricted airspace around the White House and the Capital was breached by unknown craft. On the night of Saturday July 26, […]

4
Mar

Roy Ascott

An advocate for a global college of those whose artistic practice involves the interstices of art, science, consciousness, and spirituality. He is director of the CAiiA-STAR art and technology degree program.

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Mar

Janet Morris

Science fiction author, lifelong horsewoman, Research Director of the US Global Strategy Council (USGSC). With John Alexander, co-author of The Warrior’s Edge (1990). References wiki: Janet Morris M2 Technologies: Janet Morris

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Mar

Holloman AFB

Located in in Otero County, New Mexico. Originally founded as Alamogordo Army Air Field in 1942, it was renamed Holloman Air Force Base on January 13, 1948, in honor of the late Col. George V. Holloman, a pioneer in guided missile research. Donald Menzel saw a UFO near here on May 12, 1949 — a […]

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Mar

Donald Menzel

Donald Howard Menzel (April 11, 1901 — December 14, 1976) Astronomer. President of the American Astronomical Society (1954-56) Renowned, though incompetent, UFO debunker. In his three anti-UFO books, he argued that all unidentified objects were simply misidentified natural phenomena. A consultant for the National Security Agency Listed as a member in the disinformation performance art […]

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Mar

Mac Brazel

William W “Mac” Brazel In July of , something crashed onto his ranch outside Roswell, New Mexico. Soon after the Roswell Incident, Mac Brazel left town never to be heard from again. References wiki: Witness_accounts_of_the_Roswell_UFO_incident Interview with Mac Brazel – Roswell Daily Chronicle, July 9, 1947

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Mar

Planetary Collegium

Founded by Roy Ascott and based at the University of Wales and University of Plymouth. The Planetary Collegium is concerned with advanced inquiry in the transdisciplinary space between the arts, technology, and the sciences, with consciousness research an integral component of its work.” Associated with the Institute of Digital Art and Technology or i-DAT References […]

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Mar

Fred Beckman

UFO researcher. University of Chicago photographic expert colleague of J Allen Hynek Jacques Vallee, Forbidden Science p209: Belmont. Saturday 13 October 1973 Fred Beckman called this morning: “Magonia has been unleashed!” He said happily. “Hynek left on Thursday for Dayton, and from there he went straight to Pascagoula in Mississippi. Two fishermen have been abducted […]

3
Mar

John Allen Lear

Son of William P. Lear, holder of seventeen world speed records. He claims to have been a pilot for secret government agencies, especially the CIA. Lear is a strong advocate of the theory that live aliens are living in secret underground bases beneath Nellis Air Force Baseand Dulce, New Mexico. He was influential upon Linda […]

3
Mar

clear

from Scientology “A person audited enough to be free of engrams. An unaberrated person” — from Advance, the magazine of the Advanced Organization Los Angeles Clear is the first major achievement on the Bridge to Total Freedom. The cost to get from a normal human state to Clear is somewhere in the range of $130,000. […]

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Feb

Alvin H Lawson

Professor of English at Cal State Long Beach. Performed an experiment with a clinical hypnotist upon eight subjects selected on the basis of having no UFO knowledge or experiences. Under hypnotic regression, the “imaginary abductees” provided a coherent abduction narrative which closely resembled classic abduction cases. This correlation went from larger factors such as saucer […]

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Feb

Auditing

from Scientology The process in clear. The process in Dianetics which uses intimate questioning while connected to an e-meter to eliminate engrams and body thetans, eventually making the subject clear. Also gathers an enormous amount of embarrassing personal information which could be used against anyone who wants to leave Scientology.

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Feb

Bob Barry

Director of the Twentieth Century UFO Bureau, headquartered in Collingswood, NJ. According to Jaques Vallee the Bureau is on of the groups that compose the fundamentalist religious organization headed by the Reverend Carl McIntire. Barry stated in June 1978 that he had three excellent sources, one in government, the others retired from highly sensitive position, […]

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Feb

Knights Templar

The Templars are often portrayed as villains, misguided zealots, representatives of an evil secret society hiding a treasure. This is a frame job. References wiki: Knights-Templar

25
Feb

ALF

Alien Life Form Also: 80’s television sit-com in which many of the jokes revolved around how the title character — a penis-nosed alien puppet with a vaguely east coast accent — loved to eat cats.

25
Feb

Otto Billig

Professor Otto Billig (1910-1989) Psychiatrist, author, and teacher. His research interests included schizophrenia, art and psychosis, and cross-culture psychiatry. Author of Flying Saucers: Magic in the Skies: a psychohistory (1982). He specialized in the art of schizophrenics and curated exhibits of their art. Received his M.D. from Federal Realschule (Vienna) in 1937. References Vanderbilt University […]

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Feb

Antonio Villas-Boas

A Brazilian farmer who had one of the most infamous and controversial alien contactee experiences. At about 11pm on October 5, 1957, Antonio and his brother were going to bed and saw a light like the beam of a searchlight in their horse coral which swept over their roof before disappearing. On October 14 at […]

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Feb

Aiwass

Unearthly entity first contacted by (or contactor of) Aleister Crowley in Cairo, 1901 who dictated the Book of the Law to him. From The Equinox of the Gods: I went into the “temple” a minute early, so as to shut the door and sit down on the stroke of Noon. On my table were my […]

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Feb

Shriners

full name: Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles the Mystic Shrine for North America J Edgar Hoover – Shriner Until 2000, members had to be of the Scottish Rite’s 32nd degree or Knights Templar of the York Rite. Now members must only be Master Masons. The Shriners focus on fun, with the motto: Pleasure without […]