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Stewart grew up on his family's farm located in NE Ohio's Summit County. In the middle of his last high-school year he asked his parents to give their permission for him to enroll, as a 17 year-old minor, in the US Naval Air Reserves "weekend warrior" O-2 training program at the Akron, Ohio Naval Air Station.

He graduated near the top of Hudson Township's 1951 class of forty-seven students. After spending part of that summer on active training duty, he commuted from home to Kent State University and to NAS Akron. The following summer his Navy Squadron flew an east coast logistical air wing based at Norfolk, VA Naval Air Station. He has fond memories of flying at 17 - 20 years of age in these Navy propeller-driven airplanes: PBY, SNJ, SNB, TBM, and R4D.

The Navy enabled him to transfer to Ohio State University and occupied his time again throughout the following summer. By December of 1955, at which time he earned his Bachelor of Science degree, the war in Korea had ended. More importantly for him, education and developing personal convictions precluded him from pursuing a military career.

He went to work within a few days of graduation, with a "Q" Security Clearance from the Atomic Energy Commission, in a laboratory at Battelle Memorial Institute, within walking distance of the college. An avid reader, by 1960 he no longer considered an academic or military career, nor a lifetime spent working in the confines of a laboratory. He took a job in Ohio with Lever Brothers Company, a large consumer products marketing firm that offered a two-year in-field sales-training program. After the two years he was promoted and transferred to New York City where he eventually participated in the introduction of new products.

He resigned from Lever after six years to triple his income, switching from marketing consumer products to industrial sales. By 1968 he had become one of the nation's top producing truck-body salesmen, selling to major truck-rental companies. After learning the techniques of successful distributor marketing, he moved on to become regional sales manager of a company for a couple of years and then the general sales manager of a division of a publicly traded company. He drove the business into a profitable position within his first full quarter's accounting period.

In 1976 he decided to go into business for himself and to return to his mid-western roots. In the course of a year he built an early Century-21 real estate franchise into the SE Ohio region's leading office in all areas: recruiting, listings, sales, and profit. Bored with that business, he began to study the way that personal financial products were marketed, especially "savings-type" or "money-back" life-insurance. These were financial contracts that he could never fully comprehend.

After sending away for The Consumers Union Guide to Life Insurance and reading it carefully, it became obvious to him that accurate information was needed from other than the industry's trained salesmen and their clever General Agents.

He then studied several books on the subject, including Norman F. Dacey's What's Wrong with Your Life Insurance, G. Scott Reynolds' The Mortality Merchants, the classic chapter #13 on life-insurance in Venita Van Caspel's Money Dynamics, and Randal A. Hendricks definitive study, "A Legal Analysis of the Sale of Life Insurance", [The Houston Law Review 810 (1969)].

He decided to recruit and train a marketing organization that would accurately inform consumers, enabling them to make financial decisions in the interest of their families rather than in those of already financially bloated life-insurance companies.

He met and joined forces with a couple of older highly successful and experienced sales executives, the men who introduced the marketing of mutual funds to the American public. Together, over the next several years, he worked with the progressive insurance companies for which they designed products his own company marketed.

In 1980 he wrote and self-published Financial Recovery. Advertised in full-page ads in "Life Insurance Selling" magazine, where it received a favorable review, thousands of copies were bought by individual agents and agencies across America where it helped to create substantial industry changes.

From 1980 to 1985 he built, owned, and managed a company that became one of the top volume diversified brokerage agencies in America, marketing selected financial products nationally, including tax-deferred single-premium annuities before the tax-law was changed from FIFO to LIFO effective Aug. 14, 1982, and selling attractive unregistered tax-sheltered investments before the IRS eliminated them with TEFRA. Before the personal computer age, he struggled to learn how to program the TI-59 in order to provide responsible agents throughout the country a means of calculating and presenting replicable and accountable financial product analyses for their clients at the point of sale.

He made the stupid mistake by entering politics. A couple of friends and Stewart picked a slate of state-wide candidates after helping the new Libertarian Party gain Ohio ballot access. He ran for the Ohio Senate, campaigning on rejection of the state income tax, repeal of the federal income tax, and audit of the Federal Reserve System. He put a sign on the back of his motorcycle's seat that read, "Stop the Federal Income Tax". It got a lot of approving honks. In retrospect, he realizes how politically naive he was at the time. He did relatively well at the polls but unexpectedly generated personally destructive and formidable enemies.

His brilliant younger brother Bob, a PhD geologist living in Florida, had for years been encouraging him to move south. In January 1986, during a particularly cold Ohio winter, he relocated to Sarasota, Florida, a community which he loves today as much as he did the first day he found it. He hopes to live peacefully there to age 100 among interesting neighbors. He is best contacted as Stewart in

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Thank you, NASA

In 1954 I helped a friend place numerous small round antennae in a corn field near Ohio State University and we wired them together. Nine years later, as the Vietnam War got swinging, the university erected its first large radio telescope called The Big Ear. It covered an area larger than three football fields and became famous for discovering some of the most distant known objects in the universe.

Years of astronomy were enlivened in 1964 by the discovery of a background radio hiss suspected to be a remnant of the very birth of our universe. Scientists called it the cosmic microwave background (CMB). Arno Penzias and Robert Wilson at Bell Lab received the Nobel Prize in physics for its discovery. The problem was that, because the earth’s atmosphere absorbs microwave radiation, balloons were used to collect CMB data and progress was slow until NASA designed satellites to specifically gather it.

A huge step occurred in 1989, only 3 years after the Challenger shuttle hoax, when NASA launched its COBE (Cosmic Background Explorer) satellite. No humans were claimed to have been blasted into space along with it that time. The COBE discoveries were amazing and in 2006 again resulted in a Nobel Prize in physics for John Mather of NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center and George Smoot of the University of California Berkeley.

NASA, is not all about hoaxes. Hoaxes are politically and financially expedient unless persons of science and intellect are willing to risk the opprobrium of America’s largely ignorant and poorly educated masses. As recently as 1993 a National Adult Literacy Survey revealed, “Nearly half of America’s adults are poor readers, or ‘functionally illiterate.’ They can’t carry out simple tasks like balancing check books, reading drug labels or writing essays for a job.”

In the same year the Department of Justice’s Literacy Statistics Reference Information stated, “21 million Americans can’t read at all, 45 million are marginally illiterate and one-fifth of high school graduates can’t read their diplomas.” I suspect that intellectual abilities have declined further over the past two decades. Cosmology is predictably confusing, potentially threatening and likely to be resented and unsupported.

We live in a wonderfully exciting and interesting time. Man has wondered about his life and his greater surroundings for centuries and has, in many ways and times, determined and measured his own progress by the stars. The English word “heaven” both singular and plural, has more than one meaning.

NASA’s more highly publicized programs, particularly narratives of brave humans who experience adventures in space and participate in life-threatening activities, are designed to appeal to the masses. This is the stuff of childhood drama that offers the same appeal as romantic tales of heroes, heroines, and adventure. Moon stories were great theater. Space shuttle crews, brought to you by the same narrators, and related tales of human earth orbit, shuttle-launched satellites, a shuttle-launched space telescope, and a manned international space station are amusing. Returning into earth’s atmosphere (“re-entry”) without burning up, as any incoming meteor, would be physically impossible. If you believe in heat shields and magic tiles I have a small planet to sell you. More significant is the mathematical impossibility of propelling weights of claimed space ships containing humans skyward from a “launch pad” by means of described rockets.

Philosophy has yielded to experimentation. The universe in which we all live is being increasingly researched thanks to NASA. Immense distances, a postulated new form of matter, a different form of energy, the discovery of an accelerated expansion that began 6 to 7 billion years ago and won, in 2011, more Nobel Prizes in physics, and the reconsideration of Einstein’s mathematical cosmological constant, all are far more interesting to many of us than silly television of human actors floating around and photographic trickery. Those who enjoy their TV and folksy narratives are happy too. Thank you, NASA, even if we are unable to positively separate truth from fiction.


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  1. Stewart Ogilby  October 12, 2015 at 7:20 pm

    I do not wish to be perceived as being so naive as to claim that NASA’s primary role is disinterested scientific cosmological research. My personal feeling is that NASA pursues and develops technology to enhance future power of the State including spying, mass deception, and ultimate control. There are brilliant scientists aboard, however, taking advantage of a hugely funded resource and expanding our knowledge of fundamental questions surrounding cosmic creation, condition of the universe, and of life itself.

    • LC  October 13, 2015 at 8:47 am

      Thank you Mr. Ogilby for paying much more respect to NASA criminals than deserved. Its just a pure crime joint of international terrorists who should all be dealt with as prescribed by George Carlin in YouTube:

      George Carlin Death Penalty
      Here’s a popular compilation of what NASA really is in YouTube:::

      The True History and Purpose of NASA

      “Alien invasion will be faked but devastation will be real”

      Suggestion::: first watch conclusion @ Min. 38 then the whole thing.

    • LC  October 14, 2015 at 10:32 am

      NASA hoaxes == 9/11 hoaxes (like: Boeing jets disapearing into ground & into Rumsfeld’s Blackhole & into WTCs)

      Peter AG posted awesome calculations for finding TNT equivalent of Newton Force & I found & posted online calculator which everyone can use wihtout having to understand Peter AG’s complex physics calcs in this page:
      Jeff Smith on Upcoming Able Danger Leak
      By Gordon Duff, Senior Editor on December 31, 2014

      One result was finding that Apollo Saturn 5’s power equivalent was only 8 kilos of TNT meaning that NASA claims its 3000 ton Apollo could have lifted off earth with exlpoding just 8 kilos of TNT under it & continuing to explode 8 kilo pieces for 165 seconds to keep it moving up!

      Just imagine you place 8 killos of TNT under a 3000 ton rock or a 3000 ton berthed ship & blow it up! They won’t even budge.
      Even 300 tons won’t budge. With that comparison you don’t need to know anything more to understand that NOT 3000 ton Apollos NOR 2000 ton Shuttles could’ve lifted off earth even ONE INCH!!!

      Another analogy is this simulaiton:

      On tail of a Maglev train of 3,000 tons which floats on its rail (like anti-gravity & without friction) install a rocket that keeps firing 8 kilo chucks of TNT to push if forward It won’t budge.
      Same thing if you put Saturn V on a Maglev rail & fire up. NOTHING happens!!!

    • LC  October 14, 2015 at 10:37 am

      As I had written in VT previous page comments:::
      to create its fairy tales NASA hoaxters had fabricated actual space-physics concepts which don’t even exist like:::

      Sling Shot Phenomenon == NASA knows where to jump into an invisible space sling which would sling-shoot anything (like Apollos) out & away from earth without propulsion. (ie-a free ride)!!! & @ astronomical speeds to wherever NASA wishes!!! (ie- Moon -Mars- Pluto- NASA’S Blackholes).

      TLI == Trans Lunar Orbit == leading to above sling!!!

      EEV == Earth Escape Velocity == another Total nonsense

      Parking Orbit == Claiming Apollo parked @ only 100 miles up (which is a falling altitude) waiting for the right moment to hitch a ride from God’s waiting sling!!!

      Here’s the amazing force conversion formula in above page to play around with:

    • LC  October 16, 2015 at 9:32 am

      ++ Check this out which comes up if you put in Youtube::: APOLLO HOAX
      July 24, 1975 Last Apollo Mission (hoax) “the spacecraft (allegedly) splashed down in the Pacific”

      @ Min. 7+ Bohemian Cannibal reporter says:: It took 10 minutes for Apollo to reach its orbit

      NASA claimS orbiting @100 miles up (== a falling altitude== NOT an orbit).

      Taking 10 minutes to cover 100 miles up gives average speed of 100 X 6 == 600 mph.!!!
      Yet they claim Apollo reaches a bogus speed of 15,000+ MPH @ 100 miles up & they call this bogus speed “Earth Escape Velocity” but then they destroy that bogus claim cuz they say 100 miles up is Apollo’s “PARKING ORBIT” where it supposedly PARKS for couple days for the invisible fairy sling land to grab Apollo & sling it toward the MOON in another into another invisible fairy corridor NASA invented::: “TRANS LUNAR INJECTION” (TLI).

      So::: to make we the sheeple buy their crap NASA hoaxters invented dozens of bogus NASA-MADE physics phenomena which to this day they teach in schools & universities just like the phony theories of economics created so we the sheeple don’t find out how RKM lizards are controlling world money!!! (according to a late RKM insider Prof. Garlbraith)

    • LC  October 16, 2015 at 9:32 am

      actual link:

    • LC  October 17, 2015 at 6:51 pm

      Folks please check out Coast-2-Coast NASA fraudcast of last week I just posted in above linked VT page with this title:

      Head-spinning & never-seen-before: NASA releases over 10,000 images from Apollo mission (PHOTOS)

    • LC  October 19, 2015 at 7:23 am

      Apollo & NASA are all Freemasons == ALL LIES
      First principle of Freemasonry is Lying against everyone else :::

      secret masonic doctrine:::
      Some of secret Masonic doctrine revealed here (Lucifer worship++):::

      @2:07 MURDER & TREASON BY Freemasons must be accepted & kept secret by other Freemasons!!! ( comes in handy when they are Judges & cops & military-DHS)
      Masonic Secrets From Their Books

      ++ another relevant interview of this 32nd Luciferian Freemason:
      USG Justice System based on Blue-Lodge Freemasonry:
      @ Min. 50 in
      Higherside Chats 75: Secrets of Masonic Ritual, Philosophy, and Symbolism w/ Robert Sullivan

    • LC  October 24, 2015 at 10:05 am

      Awakened man made own awesome documentary of NASA Apollo fakeries just released October 2015 in::
      Hall of Mirrors – Moon Landing and Mars Hoax Proven

      But::: What this + many others don’t pay attention to is the cameraman (3rd person) filming the 2 MOONies when camera moves or zooms in & out to keep MOONies framed!!!

      + sometimes even a 4th person like that appearing on right @ min. 12+

    • LC  October 24, 2015 at 10:05 am

      actual link:

    • LC  October 24, 2015 at 12:58 pm

      Another good new NASA leak showing MOON-CRATERS dynamited on earth in:::


    • LC  October 24, 2015 at 12:59 pm

      Actual link::;

  2. LC  October 11, 2015 at 12:24 pm

    Folks:: Copy-paste below line in Google IMAGES:

    “Are the the NASA moon pictures faked?”

    & go to bottom of first link to CONCLUSION.
    Read it & proceed to other parts if you like.

    But later on I will post here somethings I can point out to MIT direct conspiracy with NASA to pull “HONEST DICK’s” Apollo Mission Hoaxes.

    Proof is in MIT’s 1969 very special report linked here & titled::

    I will show you that entire report is a criminal hoax!

    Bill Kasing author of “NASA MOONED AMERICA” said in his interviews that NASA had hired MIT for faking APOLLOS but Kasing didn’t know what MIT had done in their faking project.
    I will report here few things I found proving MIT-Apollo navigation was total scam which they supposedly developed in the 60s.

    With proving this one let us make history here one more time on Verterans Today for first time on this subject as we have done on VT on several other Apollo subjects in above linked pages which include more links & documents for previous subjects revealed here first time!!!

    Apollo Navigation Hoax hunch was given to me by an electrical engineer (JOHN) who was riding his Segway in a park recently & from whom I found that his the heart of his Segway was a Gyroscope (only used in aircrafts & rockets) to make it impossible to fall back or forth!
    I owe this hunch to John with an apology for having given him a bogus name since I knew I would be writing this one day & that he might read it!

    • LC  October 11, 2015 at 12:25 pm

      actual link:

    • LC  October 11, 2015 at 5:25 pm

      “Before this weekend is out” try watch this 29 minute MIT report on their bogus computer navigation system developed for Apollos by copy-paste in
      Computer for Apollo

      My report on MIT’s 1969 written progress report on the above bogus system will be later. Probably tomorrow.

      This supercomputer had head-spinning 500,000 bits == 62 K fixed memory (BRAIN) to hold complex algorithms to track Apollo’s course & even make auto-pilot corrections by commanding its jets without a touch & even auto-landing the LEM on the moon (a feat NOT yet accomplished to this day on earth by same fraudsters)!!!
      62 K == memory needed to store about 3,000 (twice VT message-Max & NO links) characters in NOTEPAD but NOT including Notepad + its necessary programs to make it work.
      Those programs need many Giga Bites of data & storage to make them work!!!

    • LC  October 11, 2015 at 8:30 pm

      Author already figured most navigation hoaxes on that page.
      Unbelievable piles of fairy tale BS in this MIT report while insisting tracking location + course by sighting stars in their sextant & having board navigation computer figure it all out. But:: AstroNOTs said they never saw stars (especially on the Moon)!
      MIT says gyroscope was part of navigation but gyros do NOT work outside earth strong gravitation which ends once out of earth orbital pull (which NO ONE knows where it is)!

      From page 15:
      “Visibility through this instrument while the LM sits on the surface of the moon has been simulated and found workable after suitable light scatter shielding was incorporated. Final evaluation must await the
      lunar landing mission itself. Several alternative alignment schemes on the lunar surface are available which do not require star visibility.”
      LC::: MIT prepared them for lying about NOT seeing stars.

      “Also in the Apollo 9 mission, several days after the activities with the LM were completed and it had been sent away alone into a high apogee orbit, the LM trajectory parameters were sent up to the CM computer. Using the P20 rendezvous program, the computer pointed the sextant at the LM and the navigator picked it up in the eyepiece 2700 nautical miles away and was able to keep track of it until it was blocked from view.”

    • LC  October 11, 2015 at 8:33 pm

      A sextant telescope seeing 2700 miles away (== 4,300 KM) has never existed & just its opticals + housing would weigh 10+ tons. May be even 100+ tons like the Keck Telescope in Hawaii supposedly capable of finding every NASA black A-Hole in middle of Milky Way but unable to see the closest thing (the Moon) to take some shots of the “NON-EXISTING” Apollo leftovers!!!

      That’s what Bill Kasing always said:::
      “Show me the pictures with your powerful earth telescopes & I’ll shut up”!!!

      Google IMAGES or Youtube ::: Keck Telescope

      MIT-NASA Navigation Hoax Manual (actual link):::

    • LC  October 25, 2015 at 6:28 pm

      Google IMAGES::: ISIS gyroscopes
      One of the many pages which come up with its title in

      GOOGLE::: “Packing, Space Style”

      The huge black wheel assembly looking taller than 8 ft (2.4 Meters) looks few tons. Four of these monsters supposedly needed to float ISS in LEO & prevent it from spinning++

      But now::: GOOGLE::: “weight of ISS Control Moment Gyroscope”
      & it comes up with many pages including this one which gives only few hundred kilos for each gyro & a shot of AstroNOT holding one in space looking less than 1/4th of the original above.

      Google by copy-paste of below line in GOOGLE:::
      “MDA may be eyeing Iridium sat constellation to host sensors”

      Remember Apollo Sextant + Navigation Systems discussed above had integrated all this 21st Century LEO flotation hi-tech gyro system + star-tracking GPS all inside a 70 Kilo package 50 years back.!!! (1965 @ MIT & Raytheon)
      Of course they lost those prototypes & blue prints else they could’ve just copied them!!!

      One of this page video clips has this title which is also available in YouTube:::
      Space Station Live: From Underwater, The NEEMO Commander

      An Italian AstroNOT reveals that radio voice transmission beyond LEO (200 miles up) & to Moon & Mars until now is IMPOSSIBLE (@ 5 +)!!!
      But he didn’t know that Apollo scammers were Fraudcasting LIVE from the MOON not only voice but their live filming!!!!

      ++ There’s much more & many more pages in the second link where NASHOLES give themselves away!!!

  3. Stewart Ogilby  October 11, 2015 at 8:47 am

    Ian: Your attack on Mr. Shack due for the brilliant exposure of 9/11 in his website is normal. Conclusions and individuals you demean require attention. Ad hominem slurs are both amusing and revealing. “Lunatics?” I recall a ditty from boyhood: “Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never harm me.” Yes, Ian, as you know well, there are conspiracies. They, as you, are becoming desperately ridiculous and increasingly obvious week by week. Don’t you just hate SeptemberClues?

  4. Ian Greenhalgh  October 11, 2015 at 7:40 am

    It truly disgusts me that you can label things like the Challenger Disaster a ‘hoax’ based on no solid evidence whatsoever. This is a large part of why NASA finds it so easy to lie to the world – the fringe of lunatics who revel in dreaming up conspiracy theories and lap up every piece of disinfo put out by the shills like Simon Shack.

  5. LC  October 10, 2015 at 10:04 pm

    Mr. Ogilby::
    You forgot to include your recent 2-3 articles on this subject in above linked pages. Here’s one of them:
    American Dream: Narratives and Nightmares By Stewart Ogilby on August 13, 2015

  6. Altimometer  October 10, 2015 at 2:37 pm

    Good piece Stewart Ogilby, I remember The Big Ear and it’s many times more interesting than the NASA Big Lies.

  7. LC  October 10, 2015 at 11:24 am

    Thank you Mr. Ogilby:::

    Your article finally stopped my head spinin from recent NASA photoshop “head-spinning” releases of below page:::
    Head-spinning & never-seen-before: NASA releases over 10,000 images from Apollo mission (PHOTOS) By GPD on October 5, 2015

    The 1964 discovered “background radio hiss” was probably the hiss coming out of the 1000+ miles thick PLASMA SHIELDS recently discovered by this Australian beauty or from the one discovered last year in U.S.
    Copy-paste below line in Google + watch her short video:::

    “Australian student confirms that giant plasma tubes are floating above Earth”

    ++ Remember folks APOLLOS were faked by no one but “HONEST DICK” who had this to say to the nation once kicked out of White House:


    • LC  October 10, 2015 at 8:51 pm

      “Honest Dick” talks how Stanley Kubrick faked Apollo 13 @ end.
      But whole thing is awesome live argument between Kubrick & NASA which calls Kubrick Odyssey (Kubrick’s 2001 Space Odyssey)!!!

      To hear words set speed to half in
      Moon Hoax Apollo 13 : Stanley Kubrick Clashes With The Astronauts As He Directs The Fake Spoof

  8. David Odell  October 10, 2015 at 7:25 am

    The study of CMBR is worthwhile. Here will be the merging of science and spirit, and it seems to me that a focus on the structure and changes of it, will unite many areas of study. The downside of improved predictability is preemptive law enforcement and rogue AI. But, the process that will lead to the practical applications of it, is not suited for the system under which science operates. That same process or set of rules we use for education in general is quite obviously in need of an overhaul. Freedom of expression and untethered learning is what has been removed. Certainly the I-Ching and many ancient calendars are not a joke, and should be compared in this regard. For some people, structured learning is quite harmful. Resistance to this is clearly seen in the medication of the young to get them to submit.

  9. NotAVeteranThough  October 10, 2015 at 1:16 am

    this was a very fun read, thank YOU.

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