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By Louis James

A consultant to figuring out the Austrians that delves into the cultural curiosities and bizarre features of this land-locked nation "The Austrian wishes plenty of persuading to have his traditions tampered with within the identify of modernization and potency. he's hooked up to his sausage, his insipid beer, and the younger white wine that tastes so remarkably like iron filings. He prefers the normal, attempted, and confirmed to the newness, the latter in all probability being an test by means of people unknown to earn money at his expense." "Home lifestyles for the Austrians is a endless quest for Gem?tlichkeit or coziness, that is completed by way of gathering items that run the gamut from the pleasingly aesthetic to the mind-blowingly kitsch." "In Austria detonating pretension is a countrywide hobby. It has to do with attitudes to strength that date again to an absolutist type of executive and with the self-irony built by means of those who have been (or idea they have been) extra proficient than the authority to which they'd to defer." "The paradoxical personality of the Austrian mingles profoundly conservative attitudes with an aptitude for innovation and invention. This inventive stress often takes the shape of respectable obstructionism to solid principles, yet occasionally the wrong way around. for instance, the inhabitants have been outraged by means of Josef II's try and cause them to undertake reusable coffins with flaps at the underside for dropping by the wayside the corpses. (The Emperor was once pressured to retreat, grumbling as he did so concerning the people's wasteful attitude.)"

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Without you all this book would still be just a work-in-progress instead of an important document that can be used to change our country's existing flawed systems for dealing with the UFO phenomena. Preface This book should not exist. Why do I say this? S. Air Force, there is no government interest in the subject of UFOs. S. Government. S. Army to the investigation of UFO debris for more than 22Šyears. When I first wrote this book, it was my desire to provide the public with documented proof, with government records that clearly show that something we commonly refer to as UFOs actually exists.

Our various Congressional Committees serve as significant watchdogs to oversee those government agencies entrusted with our national security. S. Constitution and our Congress, we cannot have an all-powerful secret police force that is typical of autocratic nations. While various types of information must be protected (classified) and kept from the public in the legitimate interests of national security, we can never accept that such information may not be discreetly revealed to the relevant Congressional Committee in a closed executive session.

Over the years, Congress has held many open hearings on the subject of UFOs, but there has never been any mention of any executive sessions held on the subject. These hearings have always been based on the Project Blue Book files, with no mention of any other agencies' involvement. This is more than deceptive, since, as you shall read further on, Blue Book was conceived as a government smoke screen to keep the American people from the true depth and scope of its government's work on UFOs. S. Military in UFOs.

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