Originally posted by fooks
star and flag for your work on this.
given the hoax argument byrd supplied, i will say, in the cultural/political climate at the time, disappearing scientists and artifacts are quite
i am still open to this.
Responses in this thread typify what is wrong with ATS.
There is no mention of the Dropa Stones prior to Sungods in Exile and the EVD reference.
The author of "Sungods'''" called the Dropa Stones his "favorite hoax" in Fortean Times magazine.
The BBC caught VonDaniken in an outright fraud - paying a potter to make a so-called "artifact" depicting a UFO and an alien, a picture (and
fabricated tale to go with it) appearing in one of his books.
EVD excused his fraud by saying no one will believe him unless he gives them evidence. Apparently the BBC didn't give EVD time to think before he
Yet still we have a majority of people in this thread insisting that the subject is "worth looking into" or "I'm still open to it..." etc.
Re "disappearing scientists," these so-called "scientists" never existed in the first place. That was the point. Not that nobody can find them
now, but that there is no record they ever existed.
If TPTB removed all references on Earth to these people, why is Sungods in Exile still available? Why can cynical conmen continue to make the Dropa
claim on horribly misnamed television channels like the "History" channel andwebsites for idiots (and Sitchinistas) all over the internet?
There never were any artifacts, the Dropa Stones never existed and for God's sake all you believers, I hope you carry your wallets in your front