Monday, August 02, 2004

Charles Fort: Godfather of Postmodern Relativism
Terry W. Colvin - UFO UpDates - 27 Jul 2004
"The American Charles Fort (1874-1932) is perhaps the godfather of postmodernist relativism, although few postmodernists are likely to have heard of him.
He called himself an "intermediatist", one who believes that all phenomena are approximations one way or the other between realness and unrealness.

He would not commit himself to any single view of the world.

A lifetime of collecting reports of unusual events in the New York City Library never led him to develop a paradigm that would accommodate them in a unified view of the world." FULL STORY