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  • UFO panel a blast from the past

    09/11/2012 7:01:37 PM PDT · by SunkenCiv · 9 replies
    De Void ^ | Tuesday, September 11, 2012 | Billy Cox
    Not surprisingly, National Atomic Testing Museum executive director Allan Palmer has triggered a whinefest for having the gall to sponsor an upcoming lecture billed as "Military UFO Files: Secrets Revealed." Mainly it's coming from the How can you sully the Smithsonian brand with little green men? crowd. Palmer doesn't care. Although the Atomic Testing Museum is affiliated with the Smithsonian, it isn't a subsidiary. And when it comes to UFOs, like most reasonably intelligent people, the retired Navy commander would prefer an independent inquiry to a laughably outdated government fact sheet. "Well it is a little risky, because we've got...
  • CA: Alexander says he would like top Guard job permanently (Interim Nat'l Guard leader)

    06/09/2005 10:33:12 AM PDT · by calcowgirl · 4 replies · 246+ views
    San Luis Obispo Tribune ^ | Jun. 09, 2005 | Nick Wilson
    Alexander says he would like top Guard job permanently The Atascadero man is named to lead the National Guard on an interim basis The Atascadero man appointed to lead the California National Guard on an interim basis told The Tribune on Wednesday he is strongly interested in having the job permanently. Brig. Gen. John Alexander was appointed Monday to command day-to-day Guard operations. Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger will appoint the permanent adjutant general, a decision that typically takes between four and six months, though no timeline has been set for a decision, military officials say. "I'm absolutely interested (in the permanent...