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Betty+Barney Hill vs Travis Walton: Alien Abduction Analysis - RF057

January 06, 2024

This is Renegade Files Episode 57, Betty and Barney Hill vs Travis Walton (Alien Abduction Analysis).


Greetings Earthling. You have landed on Renegade Files, your underground connection to UFOs, Paranormal Tales, Unsolved Mysteries, and Covert Culture. I’m your host Lex Gordon broadcasting a pirate radio signal from The Jungle Villa Outpost, Deep in the Uncharted Tropics.


In this episode we take a look at two, and quite possibly the top 2, Alien Abduction claims of the modern era. The curious case of honeymooners Betty and Barney Hill who say they were abducted into a flying saucer along a highway in 1961, and Lumberjack Travis Walton who claimed to have been abducted by aliens into a UFO from a forestry operation in 1975.


This episode is a bit more casual, and I’m just going to go over the cases and explore my own opinions about the stories, see what similarities we can find, and in the end try to land on a conclusion about all of this.


Just like you, I love all the topics of high strangeness. I believe there likely to be vast life in the cosmos, and we know there are many unsolved mysteries right here on Earth. But I will admit that the subject of Alien Abductions, is one topic about which I’m quite skeptical.


As Carl Sagan said, “Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence.”

So on this episode we dive deep into the stories of Alien Abductions as told by two of the most well-known to have ever relayed such experiences. We’ll look at the situations, claims, witness testimonies, connections between the cases, and some possible motives for, or sources of, hijinks.


Keep your eyes on the skies and come with me as we take a relaxed but thorough look into the Alien Abduction events of Betty and Barney Hill and Travis Walton.


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