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Old 11th April 2018, 02:04 AM   #1
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Forum idea

Could we interview people from time to time, like ATS did here?

http://www.abovetopsecret.com/forum/thread976579/pg1

Note the admin message at the bottom of the first post in bold, about "admin note: This is the "real" Dr. Aquino and he is our invited guest and is graciously giving his time to our community, respect and politeness are mandatory. " etc.
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Old 11th April 2018, 04:38 AM   #2
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Interesting idea!
(I would have liked to hear what Dr. Aquino thought of the book Psywar on Cuba: The Declassified History of U.S. Anti-Castro Propaganda, but Oct. 14, 2013 was a long time ago. I'm not really interested in satanism.)
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Old 11th April 2018, 06:29 AM   #3
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Originally Posted by kellyb View Post
Could we interview people from time to time, like ATS did here?

http://www.abovetopsecret.com/forum/thread976579/pg1

Note the admin message at the bottom of the first post in bold, about "admin note: This is the "real" Dr. Aquino and he is our invited guest and is graciously giving his time to our community, respect and politeness are mandatory. " etc.
Out of nosiness, whom did you have in mind and how would you propose we get them to turn up and participate?
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Old 11th April 2018, 07:17 AM   #4
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Kinda like a Reddit AMA? (Not necessarily "anything" though)
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Old 11th April 2018, 08:40 AM   #5
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Out of nosiness, whom did you have in mind and how would you propose we get them to turn up and participate?
Off the top of my head, Sam Harris the most.

A skeptic Q & A with Michael Aquino sounds cool, too, honestly.

NDT, of course.

Noam Chomsky.

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Old 13th April 2018, 11:42 AM   #6
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More suggestions:

Peter M. Sandman and Jody Lanard (look them up, y'all!)

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