On This Day in Weird, March 25...
1863: Chunks of unidentified meat fall from a clear sky onto the home of a Mr. Kiernan in Sacramento, California.
1930: Fortean author John Alva Keel born (as Alva John Kiehle) in Hornell, N.Y. His books include Jadoo (1957), The Fickle Finger of Fate (1966), UFOs: Operation Trojan Horse (1970), Strange Creatures From Time and Space (1970), Our Haunted Planet (1971), The Flying Saucer Subculture (1973), The Mothman Prophecies (1975), The Eighth Tower (1975), The Cosmic Question (1978), and Disneyland of the Gods (1988).
1998: God fails to appear on every television worldwide via Channel 18, as predicted by Chen Tao Hon-Ming Chen, leader of Taiwan's Chen Tao cult ("The True Way"). He also misses the predicted date of His return to Earth, via UFO, six days later.
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