Donald Trump Doesn’t Believe in UFOs

It was bound to happen eventually. President Trump, like many of his predecessors, was recently asked about the existence of UFOs, and his response was unsurprisingly weather balloon-deflating. Love him or hate him, if any President was going to Tweet out national security secrets, it would have been Trump. But he apparently had a brief […]

UFO File is the Most Popular in the FBI Vault

Way back in 2011, we blogged about the FBI releasing The Vault, an online repository of FBI documents that were made public due to the Freedom of Information Act. Among those files were UFO reports, and one of those reports is now, unsurprisingly, the most popular in The Vault’s database. The FBI says its most viewed public […]

The Year in Review: Part 3

Well, 2012 has finally arrived, but 2011 was a great year for The Occult Section. We averaged about 15,000 hits per month, added some writers, added some advertising, and of course, stirred some pots. But in going through our stats, we’ve come across some interesting, funny, and sometimes perplexing trends for the year, which tells us a […]

Roswell UFO document: Fact or Fiction?

I mentioned the FBI’s new website “The Vault” last week, and expressed surprise that the supposed UFO revelation (regarding aliens crashing in Roswell, new Mexico) wasn’t a bigger story. But it was all over the web today. I’m not even going to post a link to any specific story, since there are so many of […]

Roswell UFO document: Fact or Fiction?

I mentioned the FBI’s new website “The Vault” last week, and expressed surprise that the supposed UFO revelation (regarding aliens crashing in Roswell, new Mexico) wasn’t a bigger story. But it was all over the web today. I’m not even going to post a link to any specific story, since there are so many of […]

FBI Unveils ‘The Vault,’ Including Unseen 9/11 Records and UFOs

Something interesting that has hit the web this week is that the FBI has upgraded its online database of documents, many due to the Freedom of Information Act, and more than 2,000 new documents are available to be searched for by the public. Dubbed “The Vault,” the database now includes documents on Al Capone, Marylin […]