I draw this idea from several sources of inspiration.
In the movie 12 Monkeys there was a man at a mental institution that believed he was on another planet surrounded by aliens and he was fighting
In the movie Beautiful Mind (based on a book by the same name), a brilliant mathematician began to believe that a government organization was using
him to find codes being relayed to soviet agents through newspapers and magazines. He lived with this hallucination his whole life and every week
delivered his cracked codes to a mailbox outside an abandoned building. He did this his whole life and finally his wife went to the mailbox and found
it stuffed full of letters - there was no organization no soviet agents, no codes.
Finally, I watched a Stargate re-run tonight and there was a man in it that thought there was a military resistance forming on his home planet. He
delivered supplies to them as well as technological secrets. He even got other people interested in his cause because others believed he was telling
Until he hit his head and was taken to a hospital - where they discovered he had a very advanced form of schizophrenia, and the military resistance
If schizophrenia can really do that - then what's to say that many supposed contacts with alien governments aren't really just massive
hallucinations? This would also explain why very few stories line up. i.e: very few alien abductees believe the aliens are here for the same
Some think the aliens are here for sinister purposes, some think they are here to enlighten us. Some think the aliens are working with the government,
some think they aren't.
Wikipedia Article on Schizophrenia
Schizophrenia can affect not only your senses, but also the way you think. It can affect your beliefs, emotions, behaviors, everything.
An abduction could be you having a schizophrenic 'trip'.
Many will say "my family has no history of schizophrenia, neither do I." Schizophrenia isn't just genetic, it can come from substance abuse,
stressful environments, or heck even a good smack to the head.
Many psycho-active drugs can bring out latent schizophrenia. That mushroom you ate during your college years with your buddies could be telling the
aliens where you're at
Any further thoughts on this? Agreements? Disagreements?
Beautiful Mind Movie Adaptation