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From: "Steven C. Perkins" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] DNAprint on Nightline
Date: Mon, 24 Nov 2003 15:44:55 -0500
In-Reply-To: <REME20031124144823@alum.mit.edu>


I'd really like to see an ancestor list for Mr Joseph so we can see what
results the genealogy would support.

Regards,

Steven C. Perkins


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> I did not have a chance to see Nightline on Friday, and I am curious
> about one thing in particular. Did they show the triangle plot for
> Wayne Joseph? Having now seen a photo of Mr. Joseph, I can understand why
> he was surprised at the results presented as "hard" numbers. What puzzles
> me is that he and ABC News could go through the exercise of all the
> interviews and not come to realize how soft those numbers really are.
> (They obviously did not realize it, since the program was ultimately
> deemed newsworthy.)
>
> John Chandler
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