A major reason why UFOs are not taken seriously

Many UFO enthusiasts are unable to explain perfectly mundane events, like a light show, rationally, and if they cannot come to rational conclusions about the mundane, then they certainly cannot come to rational conclusions about the extraordinary. Even if we knew for certain that non-human technology is roaming our skies, the vast vast vast majority of all sightings have mundane explanations, and your default explanation for any light in the sky must rationally reflect this. If you insist that every video of lights in the sky is an ET then you have lost all explanatory credibility. If you want people to take UFOs seriously, then the UFO community needs to be the most skeptical of all, because they reduce their explanatory reputation with every false identification submitted by /u/btchombre [link] [comments]

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A major reason why UFOs are not taken seriously

Updated: December 21, 2022 — 9:27 pm