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REMEMBER PEARL HARBOR! 1st seen 12/7/39! vs 9/11/01 in 1986!
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Had you seen a version of this on SYFYs Beyond belief : Fact or fiction?
Yes, and we get it on The Sky Channel over here
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Yes, I live in the States and I saw this on SYFY in 1998
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No, I haven't seen this urban legend yet
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I don't believe this is true at all....Fiction
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I believe this to be....Fact
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Are you a fan of Pink Floyd?
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PostPosted: Sun Jun 05, 2016 11:05 pm    Post subject: Borrowed from Mysterial today  Reply with quote

PROPHECY OR EVIL EYE?

Published on: 31/03/08 at 23:06:23 GMT Submitted by: ooosyadady

Prophecies by Anthony North

On 14 April 1912, the luxury liner, Titanic, went down on its maiden voyage after hitting an iceberg. In 1898 Morgan Robertson had written a novel, "Futility", in which a similar ship had met a similar fate.

Just a few years before the disaster, journalist W T Stead warned of a coming tragedy here because of a lack of lifeboats. Consequently, when Titanic sailed, many of the passengers and crew were too frightened to turn up.


SELF-FULFILLING PROPHECY

Perhaps the owners of the Titanic made a big mistake describing their ship as unsinkable. Why? Was it tempting fate? Or could it be that the public’s lack of faith caused unconscious decisions in the crew that led to the disaster? For instance, what caused the crew to go too fast in iceberg territory? Did they feel they had something to prove?

Psychiatrist Dr John Barker theorized the existence of the self-fulfilling prophecy, where your mind actually causes something to come true. Many cases of supposed precognition could fall in line with this idea - itself just a simple variation of a possible mechanism behind astrology. However, this is far from a complete understanding of our ability to affect the future.

I CHING

There are problems with prophecy. And the problems intensify when we look to a similar discipline, divination. Typical is the ancient Chinese system of I Ching, thought to have been devised by the emperor Fu Shi, but unknown in the west until relatively modern times. An off-shoot of Taoism, there is no past, present or future within the system.

There is just the lifeforce, ch’i, and its complimentary forces of preservation and destruction, yin and yang. By consulting the ‘book of changes’, the diviner can toss 50 yarrow sticks or three coins three times.
The way they land produces a ‘hexagram’, consisting of patterns of solid and broken lines. The result is seen as a guide to how you should continue your life.

TAROT

Another system is the Tarot, from the Italian ‘tarochi’, meaning trumps. A pack of cards in two parts, the Tarot is split into the Major Arcana with 22 cards representing death, wisdom, etc, and the Minor Arcana with 56 cards representing the suits wands, swords, cups and pentacles (there is an additional picture card in each suit, the page).

Thought to have been brought to Europe by gypsies, the earliest known pack of 17 cards is kept in the Bibliotheque Nationale in Paris. The modern pack was created in 1910 by occultist Arthur Edward Waite.

The pictures are said by some to be ancient images from the Egyptian Book of Thoth, whilst others think they can be traced to the Hebrew alphabet.

Dr. Carl Jung saw them as archetypal images from the human psyche. But to many dabblers, shuffling them and laying them out in chance order can hold predictive qualities.

COINCIDENCE

How viable is it that random fluctuations of sticks/coins or cards can lead to real knowledge of the future? Could any ’success’ be simply down to coincidence, for instance?

The Oxford Dictionary defines coincidence as a ‘ … notable concurrence of events of circumstances without apparent causal connections.’ This reminds me of Chaos Theory. For instance, could it be simply that our interpretation is too reductionist to understand the causes?

CHANCE

Could coincidence be an off-shoot of chance, with predictability leading to order? For instance, when a study was carried out into the number of dog bites in New York, each bite appeared random, but the annual percentage of bites hardly varied from year to year.

If we take a radioactive isotope, the decay of a particle is totally unpredictable, but an isotope has an exact half-life. Even physicists such as Paul Dirac could think of only one word to explain the unique balance that led to the formation of the universe and life. Coincidence.

However, Dr. Carl Jung was also fascinated with coincidences, evolving his theory of ’synchronicity’, where he argued that coincidences were so extraordinary that perhaps the imaginative minds had a role to play in the world to bring them about.

Indeed, such a mind/disaster scenario has been with us for centuries, ignored by science because it comes under the heading of a Curse.  


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PostPosted: Mon Aug 29, 2016 6:50 am    Post subject: Sound Cloud: thanks to our son & 1 old tape! Reply with quote

Now go to Coast to Coast AM for my call into Ian Punnett on November 26-27, 2001.  

I had a few lines I was not happy with. Early on when I noted Bobby's sidewalk message in white chalk I said it like the day's date was also printed out in white chalk like this, "REMEMBER PEARL HARBOR December 7, 1939". That date was not included on the sidewalk's strange graffiti. But a majority of today's world wide inhabitants do know what day the dastardly attack occurred; two years later to the day!

Another family fact I got wrong mentions, "My wife (Diana) was born in Manhattan and raised in the Bronx." While in bed she overheard me talking to Ian just after 3:00 AM. After I hung up the phone, and still surprised at his closing line, she corrected me saying, "I was born in Manhattan and raised there too."  

https://soundcloud.com/user-14102...-live-with-ian-punnett-11-27-2001


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PostPosted: Thu Jan 19, 2017 2:57 pm    Post subject: Is there anybody out........there? There must have been..... Reply with quote

...........lots of anybodies!    20,057


 


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PostPosted: Mon Mar 27, 2017 3:27 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Here's an unexpected bonus to post for all who's reluctant to join Madmart's Supernatural Earth but remain steady but very shy viewers. This was found well down my Twitter page today March 27, 2017  

It's a Canadian radio program dealing with Coincidence, Paul Kammerer's Seriality & Dr. Carl Jung's Synchronicity! I am planning to listen and there are many shows to hear! The host and many guests are familiar names on America's most popular late night radio program, Coast to Coast AM!  


Tune in........  I am listening now.

http://ccoincidence.rnn.libsynpro.com/


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PostPosted: Wed Apr 12, 2017 3:39 pm    Post subject: WISH ROBERT LUCK ON THIS TWEET! Reply with quote

Everett, Washington is where my cousin lives and he could provide all the details on an American "alternate news" legend!


https://twitter.com/coasttocoastam/status/852099780402704384



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PostPosted: Mon Jul 24, 2017 3:34 pm    Post subject: Our street festival is coming next weekend! Reply with quote

Local news in the Star-Times newspaper:

"Chalk The Walk"

July 27-29: Our small town's Watermelon Fest, once known as the Homecoming Festival of past times, always plans a kiddie parade, watermelon games, art contests, and the junior Mr. & Miss. talent contests.

The coloring contest in 2017 is a new one for ages 5-7, 8-12, and 13 and older giving each artist one 6'X6' concrete square on our downtown furniture store's front sidewalk. Parents will escort their young child but they cannot coach them on what to draw. The steering committee is providing the chalk!

The last time this local/national legend was front page Star-Times news was in June of 2005 and duly noted in these pages. I doubt that the parents or the festival's steering committee will remember Bobby's legendary chalk message. Let alone know it mirrored the exact time*, month, day and year that it was first seen on the long gone schools' front sidewalk still surviving along Mill Street!

They won't have a clue but you know it now. Any time this topic moves on 5 mysteries based web sites, it will be my sole effort keeping his legend fresh on the Net beginning in 2002. Among other fantastic comparisons from this small town to Pearl Harbor and September 11, 2001!

I hope it's an annual contest for kids from now on! clock


MK II,..............who's still in an "edit war" with Wikipedia!




*0755 :It can be noted the first call to classes buzzer sounded every school day at this time. Which was not part of the legend read in American newspapers right after the attack on Pearl Harbor. But strangely it too was synchronous to the exact time the first Japanese bomb fell on Ford Island!
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PostPosted: Mon Aug 21, 2017 4:15 am    Post subject: My total posts read 911..........hmm! Reply with quote

This post is made to remove the 911 and change it quickly to 912! I'm hoping and praying nothing happens on the world's weird side on August 20, 2017 the day of The Great American Total Solar Eclipse.

The US military's war games with the South Korean military begins tomorrow and lasts for 10 days. North Korea says it's a provocation that could lead to war. But they've always noted that line in the past.

No more nine hundred eleven posts for me as it's nine hundred and twelve right now!


MK  

The date above is incorrect: it's Monday in the UK and it's the 20th and not the 21st!



Call me superstitious from this small town and that's OK with me!  clock  evil3


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