Scouts-L Mail Archive for September of 1999: Re: Bashing the Pros and Cooking the Numbers
Re: Bashing the Pros and Cooking the Numbers
Tue, 7 Sep 1999 09:06:48 -0400
Cheryl Singhal wrote:
> Using the figures posted here the other day, and figures taken from the
> US Census statistics, and doing the required math to the best of my ability,
> *and* Assuming all my necessary assumptions are *TRUE* --
> the percentages in 1930 and 1995 appear to both be about 14% of the
> available pool of male youth are involved in BOY Scouting.
> I did not count the Cubs in that because there were no Cubs in 1930.
> ASSUMPTIONS made:
><snip allthese analytical assumptions
Aha! There you go, trying to confuse us with facts and
analysis. Don't you know by now that the Internet is not
supposed to work that way. Speculation and opinion are much
more interesting than facts and figures. What are you
trying to do - kill this thread?
LOL in Williamsburg,VA