As I recently posted, I hope it’s not too politically incorrect to point out that – in 2010 – when I tried to get astronomer Phil Plait to look at Billy Meier’s warnings about Apophis, Phil suddenly removed himself from the conversation; after all what does a so-called “one-armed Swiss farmer” know about astronomy that Phil doesn’t? Now of course Phil is very outgoing about incoming objects.
Naturally, all of the skeptics piled on as well. But now that credible, and formerly skeptical, scientists like Dr. Weinstein have had the good sense and courage to endorse Meier’s prophetic accuracy, perhaps the information here will get wider consideration. [...]