Tim Binnall: Host To Host

Tim Binnall has become one of the leading lights in the paranormal radio podcast parade. He is known for his no-nonsense yet easygoing style and has interviewed such well-known UFO personalities as Jacques Vallee, Linda Howe and Stan Friedman.

Like many of us, his projects evolved out of a need to learn more from those we considered leading researchers and theorists. What better way than to ask them yourself? Binnall of America started as a fan site for Coast To Coast AM and quickly developed it’s own unique personality.

We began with a discussion on the sorry state of mainstream paranormal radio, and the twin disasters of the 2008 Bigfoot hoax and Sylvia Browne’s psychic prediction backtracking in 2006 which played out on Coast to Coast. I also mentioned my deep dislike of Sean Morton, and Tim called him and his ilk “Performance bullshit artists.”

We talked shop about interviews, problems with contemporary UFO study (a long segment), and then Tim launched into his negative assessment of Arizona Governor Fife Symington’s about face on the Phoenix Lights sightings of 1997. Paul Kimball suddenly called in to comment on Symington and entered into a debate with Tim as to whether the man was a “coward” or just an opportunist. Three callers later, we closed with a discussion about the nature of what exactly constitutes a “ufologist.”

This program was recorded on April 1st of 2007.

The photo above is from when Tim and Paul were visiting L.A. in 2008. (Tim is on the left and Paul is on the right. )

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4 comments on “Tim Binnall: Host To Host

  1. Red Pill Junkie on said:

    The previous photo was better, Greg ;)

    • I usually don’t like to overemphasize myself. Maybe if I did I’d be more successful. Plus, I dislike almost all pictures of me!

      …but how did you like the show?

  2. Red Pill Junkie on said:

    I haven’t had a chance to hear it just yet. But I will later this afternoon :)

  3. Red Pill Junkie on said:

    PS: Ok, finished listening, and I just realized I had already heard this show a while ago, but I didn’t mind because I’m a huge fan of Tim’s —man I hope he has already forgiven me for the stuff I wrote about his ’2010 in review’ show at UFOMystic ;)

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