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I've always thought these scenes from JFK were quite telling:

Then here where talk of removing Kennedy started in the wind:

 

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9 hours ago, Steve Thomas said:

Michael,

 

I was just reading something along these same lines just the other day - maybe it was Salandria?

 

Whoever I was reading (and I'd hate to attribute it to anyone in particular in case I get it wrong), was saying that the conspiracy was so transparent that it was meant to be discovered. The damage came afterwards when the federal government failed to follow up and that said to the American people, "See, this can happen and there's "nothing you can do about it."" 

 

Steve Thomas

 

Yes Steve, It was Vince Salandria. 

I did not mean to lift a quote. I certainly had read this take before and attributed it to a general observation among interested parties. In this Simkin bio, it is close to being verbatum.

http://spartacus-educational.com/JFKsalandria.htm

 

 

 

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10 hours ago, Michael Clark said:

 

Yes Steve, It was Vince Salandria. 

 I certainly had read this take before and attributed it to a general observation among interested parties. In this Simkin bio, it is close to being verbatum.

http://spartacus-educational.com/JFKsalandria.htm

 

 

 

Michael,

 

Quoting someone named, Michael Clark:

 

"The term is "Future Shock". While the term usually has more to do with the impact of accelerating industrialism on social psychology, I see, and am searching for, a comparable term that describes the planned, and actual, impact of the JFKA on the American and world psychology."

 

"Future Shock" - that's a good term for it.

 

PS: Thanks for the Cicero quote. Gorious banquet indeed. Didn't like Antony much, did he?

 

Steve Thomas

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On 4/22/2017 at 5:59 AM, Steve Thomas said:

Michael,

 

Quoting someone named, Michael Clark:

 

"The term is "Future Shock". While the term usually has more to do with the impact of accelerating industrialism on social psychology, I see, and am searching for, a comparable term that describes the planned, and actual, impact of the JFKA on the American and world psychology."

 

"Future Shock" - that's a good term for it.

 

PS: Thanks for the Cicero quote. Gorious banquet indeed. Didn't like Antony much, did he?

 

Steve Thomas

Steve,  Cicero seemed to have been laying bare his contempt while at the same time offering the possibility of reconciliation. Fickle politics if you ask me, but it seems rather familiar now.

I came back to this thread to post something and noticed that this topic was left hanging. Anyway, it's always good to read your posts.

Cheers.

 

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Dr. Nick Begich (son of the congressman who disappeared on an airplane trip along with Warren Comission member and Congressman, Hale Boggs) with some fascinating observations which are relevant to this topic.

 

 

 

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2 hours ago, Michael Clark said:

Dr. Nick Begich (son of the congressman who disappeared on an airplane trip along with Warren Comission member and Congressman, Hale Boggs) with some fascinating observations which are relevant to this topic.

 

 

 

Michael - fantastic.

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7 hours ago, Michael Clark said:

Dr. Nick Begich (son of the congressman who disappeared on an airplane trip along with Warren Comission member and Congressman, Hale Boggs) with some fascinating observations which are relevant to this topic.

 

 

 

Michael,

 

Thank you. That was very inspiring.

 

Long Live the Zone!

 

 

Steve Thomas

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On 11/12/2017 at 8:07 PM, Michael Clark said:

Dr. Nick Begich (son of the congressman who disappeared on an airplane trip along with Warren Comission member and Congressman, Hale Boggs) with some fascinating observations which are relevant to this topic.

 

 

 

I came here to find this video link and noticed it was dead. I found it again and figured I would repost it. It gets real interesting and relevant at @ 29 minutes.

 

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