Category Archives: News

UFOs, AI, and “Progress” | RD FCP June 9, 2024

Hi Everyone, Back home now, feeling good, and here with a 90 minute Fireside Chat Podcast. So, it’s not an actual lecture (although expect at least one later this week), but it does conclude with an extended new theory of mine — “Power through Complexity” is what I am calling it. I’m not saying it’s… Read More »

RIP Dr. Maccabee, UFO News and More | RD FCP

Hi Everyone,  I am saddened to report the recent passing of UFO researcher and pioneer, Dr. Bruce Maccabee. I knew Bruce for many years and am the publisher of several of his books. I can’t believe it, but I didn’t know right away that he had died, which was back on May 10. Bruce was… Read More »

Grusch, AARO, and other News | RD FCP 5/5/2024

Hi Everyone, The main subject I have for you today is probably the David Grusch-AARO controversy, if that is the proper word to describe this. John Greenewald of the Black Vault has been prominent in highlighting this. On the Black Vault website, the case is presented that the AARO office made repeated and documented efforts… Read More »

News Updates and Historical Disclosure Patterns | RD FCP

Hi Everyone,  This Fireside Chat comes in two basic parts: first, a review of some interesting news stories from the week, and secondly a historical overview of the rise and fall of “disclosure” movements of prior decades. For the latter segment, I focused on three major moments: 1952-1953, the mid- to late-1960s, and the Roswell… Read More »

This is So Much Stranger … RD Fireside Chat Podcast

Hi Everyone,  Happy to be here with you for this Fireside Chat Podcast.  I had a nice morning walk with Tracey and overall am feeling better than I did a few weeks ago. Just thought I would share that with you, since many of you expressed concern about my health. I am happy to say… Read More »

AARO Report and More: The Delusional National Security State

Hi Everyone,  Well, Tracey and I were pretty much offline for all of yesterday — which btw we really enjoyed! But of course there was some important news, namely the release of the “Report on the Historical Record of U.S. Government Involvement with Unidentified Anomalous Phenomena (UAP)” I also referenced Dr. Sean Kirkpatrick’s recent Op-Ed… Read More »

Global Outlook; Skepticism vs. Debunking | FCP

Hi Everyone,  This turned into a 90 minute Fireside Chat Podcast, so …. uh …. make a coffee, grab a refreshment, relax and hang out with me for a little while. You might need to go to 1.25x but I still haven’t learned to slow down enough when I speak, so I’d say it could… Read More »

ETH v IDH (and more) | Fireside Chat Podcast

Hi Everyone,  Better late than never! Glad to be here. Tracey and I just hosted a really engaging weekend virtual conference , The Consciousness Connection, based entirely around her primary interest, and wow it really went well. A number of member of this site were there and we were really happy to see you. In… Read More »

News Avalanche! (and Interdimensional UFOs?)

Hi Everyone, Lots of news! For the past few days I’ve been immersed in my own research, correspondence, book writing, and more. Suddenly I turn around, check the news and it feels like I was hit by a Mack truck. Okay, not quite that bad, but still …. lots to discuss.  I have links below… Read More »

Burchett, the SCIF, and More | RD FCP

Hi Everyone, Happy to be here with another Fireside Chat Podcast. The main theme of this one is the recent visit to a SCIF by Representative Tim Burchett regarding UAP matters. A SCIF stands for Sensitive Compartmented Information Facility, essentially a highly secure environment in which classified information can be discussed. Burchett expressed great disappointment… Read More »

Catching Up: UAP and World News | RD FCP

  Hi Everyone, Lots happening in our world, including a new war (?) breaking out between Israel and Palestine. This is not something I will be delving into in extensive detail, at least I can’t see it happening. However, I did provide a summary overview if you haven’t been paying attention over the last day… Read More »

Thirty or More UAP Whistleblowers?

Hi Everyone,  This update discusses two things, each for about ten minutes. The first ten minutes is a breakdown of the article I have pasted here.  The article is titled “Dozens Of Government UFO Whistleblowers Have Given Testimony To Congress, Pentagon, And Inspectors General, Say Sources.” One of the authors is Michael Shellenberger, who has… Read More »