Oh, and Judy Messoline, who welcomes you with a smile and open arms. You might want to make fun of the place a little. But you can't. She is too sincere.
As Johnson writes about her is his cool profile of the Watchtower today:
Having fun in thinking about extraterrestrials, she said, is usually bound up with something deeper right here on the home planet.
"The world needs a place where people can go to talk about their experiences and not be laughed at," she said.
And, after all, who knows what's really out there.
I visited the Watchtower two years ago, on my way back from a trip to the Great Sand Dunes National Park. My only regret: that I didn't leave something in the UFO garden.