Author Topic: SGU 5x5 #27  (Read 1459 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline Steven Novella

  • SGU Panel Member
  • Well Established
  • *****
  • Posts: 1821
SGU 5x5 #27
« on: July 09, 2008, 06:45:24 PM »
 Podcast #27    Cracking the Dogu Code - Ancient Astronauts
Steven Novella
Host, The Skeptics Guide

Offline Sordid

  • Stopped Going Outside
  • *******
  • Posts: 5792
Re: SGU 5x5 #27
« Reply #1 on: July 10, 2008, 08:34:25 AM »
These things? I vaguely remember seeing these with the same nonsense attached to them like ten years ago. Didn't Däniken talk about them in one of his books? Or is my memory jumbled again?

Offline FlyLikeDaedalus

  • Off to a Start
  • *
  • Posts: 44
Re: SGU 5x5 #27
« Reply #2 on: July 11, 2008, 03:11:40 AM »
Never underestimate the mythic lure of the ancient astronaut. 

I consider the mark of a good pseudoscience (read ridiculous but compelling)  when it makes me think, the first time I hear about it, 'That would probably be a fun Spielberg Movie.'

Just make sure George Lucas keeps his dirty mitts off it.
In monotheism, Divine Intervention is like cheating at Solitaire.

Offline skidoo

  • Stopped Going Outside
  • *******
  • Posts: 5881
Re: SGU 5x5 #27
« Reply #3 on: July 17, 2008, 10:37:02 AM »
For some reason, I think it looks like a statue of Gizmo with the ears broken off. But alas, the Mogwai are **Chinese** creatures. But then, if the Mogwai were actually astronauts, who's to say a few didn't splash down and wash up on the coast of Japan?