Re: Jewelry in Uniform
Earl Needham (kd5xb@AMSAT.ORG)
Mon, 29 Sep 1997 07:14:06 -0600
At 12:06 PM 9/27/97 -0400, Robert Gerhard wrote:
>After reading this string for a couple of days, I counted people in the mall.
> Fully 67% of the men had a pierced ear (or chose to wear an earring). Not
>an accepted part of our culture? 56% had beards, as well. 1% had a pierced
>lip, 1% a pierced eyebrow, 2% a pierced nose. While I didn't keep track, I
>also noticed a huge preference for shaved heads over long hair.
I suspect you'd get a much different count if you checked the entire
population (however difficult that might be).
ANY major city is a different culture than ANY rural area.
Earl Needham, KD5XB
Conquistador Council, BSA
Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, Pi Chi '76
Terry Howerton Sakima Group, Inc. SCOUTER Magazine Kansas City