One winter night in 1965, eyewitnesses saw a fireball streak over North America, bank, turn and appear to crash in western Pennsylvania. Then swarms of military personnel combed the area and a tarp-covered flatbed truck rumbled out of the woods.
Now a former White House chief of staff and an international investigative journalist want to know what the Pentagon knows, calling on it to release classified files about that and other incidents involving unidentified flying objects, or UFOs.
“It is time for the government to declassify records that are more than 25 years old and to provide scientists with data that will assist in determining the real nature of this phenomenon,” ex-Clinton aide John Podesta said Tuesday. source
As President-elect Obama prepares to govern, what are his priorities? We’ll find out from John Podesta, head of the Obama transition team. source
Vice-President Joe Biden is not a UFO believer, but seemed to forget the question half-way through his answer:
I’ve never met Dennis Kucinich and I don’t know Governor Richardson. No I don’t think there are UFOs. No I don’t think the government… What the hell are we talking about? This has gone downhill real quick.
And I thought Ron Paul was a tin-foil hatter. Oh well, stay tuned to the secret government frequency, Kenneth, ’cause the nuttiness ain’t hardly begun. Somehow, it’s all going to be George Bush’s fault…
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