My e-mail is frequently larded with interesting nuggets, such as this revelation:
“The aliens have been in touch. They underline certain strange words on the screen whenever I use my computer . It is a note.”
Possibly. On the other hand, probably the correspondent should turn from the spell-check on his word processor.
It really is as predictable as a sitcom that is low-grade but every day I get to my office realizing that before quitting time, i am going to get one or more phone call or e-mail from someone who has news so startling, it will rock the entire world like Mick Jagger on tour. Generally, these individuals are ringing or writing to report something strange when you look at the sky or an oddity in a photo. Occasionally they inform me that smooth-skinned beings from another world, clearly overstepping the bounds of polite behavior, have abducted them for a couple hours of malicious molestation. Continue reading