Gunny G: Jim Jones and Jonestown, etc. « CITIZEN.BLOGGER.1984+ GUNNY.G BLOG.EMAIL
November 19, 2008 Gunny G Edit Leave a comment Go to comments
Last night FauxNoose ran a piece on Jim Jones and The Jonestown thing. They claimed it had new never-b4-seen photos, etc. I saw nothing new. For years we have seen both the party line article on this, and much lesser, the conspiracy theory articles here and there.
English: This image of a document is from &quo…
English: This image of a document is from “the Jonestown Institute” at San Diego State University. The image is photo of Jim Jones that is imaged here. The site states that: “Tape transcripts, summaries, some primary source documents, and all photographs on this site are free and available to the public for use by crediting: The Jonestown Institute, http://jonestown.sdsu.edu.” Home Page Permitting Such Usage (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
I recalled that there was one conspiracy theory stuck in my old mind-housing-group about a Special Forces team that had gone into Jonestown before the media came upon the scene.
A Ms Google search eventually turned up the article I had been thinking of–seems it had involved Col Bo Gritz–that I had not remembered.
What is the truth of Jim Jones and the Jonestown incident?
I do not know.
Is there anything to the various “conspiracy theories” involving this?
I do not know.
What of the party line account of things on this? Many points of view even with the party line account.
Anyway, the conspiracy angles are interesting, if nothing else.
Here’s another article here.
FIRE FROM THE SKY:
Battle of Harvest Moon & True Story of Space Shuttles
by “One Who Knows”
Photo Courtesy of NASA
LT. COL. JAMES “BO” GRITZ AND JONESTOWN
The officer in charge of all U.S. Army Special Forces for Latin America at the time of the Jonestown holocaust was Lt. Col. James “Bo” Gritz. Gritz was the original soldier after which the movie character “Rambo” was patterned. Gritz was the most decorated soldier to come out of the Vietnam war…….