AN EXPECTANT hush descends over the audience in the darkened room as the woman up front begins to twitch.
By DAVID LOWE
As she curls her toes inside her worn grey socks, Cathy Star Eagle's head falls forward and she talks in a low, monotone voice: "Greetings to all who have gathered seeking knowledge and universal truth."
We're clearly not at a conference for insurance salesmen.
The bizarre event is an extraterrestrial channelling session at the world's largest UFO conference, in Scottsdale, Arizona.