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William J. Birnes

Special Guest

Biography:

William (Bill) Birnes is a New York Times best-selling author, a magazine publisher, and a New York literary publishing agent who has written and edited over twenty-five books and encyclopedias in the fields of human behavior, true crime, current affairs, history, psychology, business, computing, and the paranormal.

As publisher of the nationally distributed UFO Magazine, editor of The UFO Encyclopedia published by Pocket Books, and co-author, with the nation's top radio talk-show host, George Noory, of A Worker In The Light, Dr. Birnes has added to his list of publications in the UFO/Paranormal field, which include: The Day After Roswell, Unsolved UFO Mysteries, and The Haunting of the Presidents.

William Birnes received his Ph.D. from New York University in 1974 while he was an Instructor of English at Trenton State College in New Jersey where he taught structural linguistics and historical linguistics as well as literature and writing. Professor Birnes was a National Endowment for the Humanities Fellow, a Lily Post Doctoral Research Fellow at the University of Pennsylvania, and a grants award judge for the National Endowment for the Arts.

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Past Shows:

Art Bell: Somewhere in Time

Art Bell: Somewhere in Time returned to 7/4/01 when Linda Moulton Howe, Philip J. Corso, and Bill Birnes were interviewed live Roswell, NM, about the infamous UFO crash in 1947.

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Host: Art Bell - Somewhere In Time

UFO Mysteries & Mickey Rooney

Ufologist Bill Birnes joined George Knapp to share inside details of his TV show UFO Hunters, and some of the cases they covered, during its run on the History Channel starting in 2008. In the latter portion of the show, Birnes talked about his new biography of Mickey Rooney.

First hour guest, John Greenewald, of... More »

Host: George Knapp

UFOs: Current News & WWI Cases

In the first half, Dave Schrader welcomed author and UFO researcher, Bill Birnes, who discussed a wide range of UFO topics from the highly anticipated May 5 press conference in Mexico, to the disclosure comment made by former Obama advisor John Podesta.

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Host: Dave Schrader

'The Other' / Esoteric America

In the first half of the program, George Knapp welcomed legendary paranormal writer, Brad Steiger, who reflected on his prodigious career researching the unexplained and shared his thoughts on what may be behind encounters with otherworldly beings.

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Host: George Knapp

Voodoo/ UFO Hunters

In the first half of the program, George Knapp was joined by Dr. John Alexander, who discussed his recent trips to West Africa and Mongolia where he met shamans and observed voodoo rituals. In the latter half, author Bill Birnes talked about his role on the defunct TV series... More »

Host: George Knapp

Las Vegas/ 'Dr. Feelgood'

In the first half of the program, George Knapp was joined by popular former Las Vegas mayor Oscar Goodman, who discussed his career as a mob attorney, representing everyone from Meyer Lansky to Lefty Rosenthal, as well as how this led to him becoming the mayor of Las Vegas.

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Host: George Knapp

20th Century Paranormal

Authors William J. Birnes and Joel Martin discussed a variety paranormal events, subjects, and personalities of twentieth century America and their unexpected influences. Martin characterized three different categories of the paranormal.

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Host: George Noory

UFO Events & Issues

George Knapp talked with Needles object witness Frank Costigan (KLAS TV report) in the first hour. Following that, retired Air Force Capt. Robert Collins talked about UFO disinformation during the second hour. Then, author More »

Host: George Knapp

UFO Year in Review

In a 4-hour special, George Knapp welcomed Alejandro Rojas and James Carrion, both of MUFON to review UFO sightings and events of 2008...

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Host: George Knapp

Egypt & The Grand Canyon

Author and archeologist David Hatcher Childress discussed his research into artifacts found in the Grand Canyon that suggest Egyptians may have visited North America thousands of years ago. He also talked about his investigation of the Olmecs and amazing technologies possessed by people of ancient times. "The more and more I've looked into it over the years, what I've concluded is... More »

Host: George Noory

2012 & Parallel Realities

Lecturer and researcher David Wilcock returned, sharing his perceptions about 2012 and parallel realities.

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Host: George Noory

Corso & UFOs

Best-selling author William J. Birnes joined George Noory to announce the release of their new book, Worker in the Light.

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Host: George Noory

Future Lives & Time Travel

Author and hypnotic regressionist Dr. Bruce Goldberg offered details about future life progression, time travel, soul mates, Atlantis and aliens. In his accessing of the Akashic Records, he revealed two of George Noory's future lives.

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Host: George Noory

Cayce's Reincarnation?

Author Wynn Free was joined by intuitive David Wilcock, whom he believes is the reincarnation of "the sleeping prophet," Edgar Cayce.

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Host: George Noory
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