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From: "Lowe DNA" <>
Subject: RE: [DNA] Free the P38
Date: Tue, 28 Jun 2005 14:52:00 -0500
Squeaky wheel always gets the grease.
From: Ken Nordtvedt [mailto:]
Sent: Tuesday, June 28, 2005 12:56 PM
Subject: Re: [DNA] Free the P38
My 6th great granfather joined a "riot" organized by a G. Washington on the
south edge of Trenton in 1776, so maybe at my age I can at least simply
incite one if it potentially would accomplish something.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Bonnie Schrack" <>
Sent: Tuesday, June 28, 2005 11:36 AM
Subject: [DNA] Free the P38
> Ken wrote:
> > . . . then we get a critical mass of
> >crowd together and start a riot at the University of
> >Arizona demanding that the information necessary for
> >producing the P38 test be shared with the rest of the
> >scientific community, especially if P38 had been
> >discovered using public monies received from federal
> >research grants.
> Ken, watch out they don't get you for incitement to riot! ;-)
> Anne wrote:
> > FREE the P38!
> We don't need to go to Arizona, and riots would probably be
> counter-productive, despite the world-wide media exposure that might
> ensue. We already have a golden opportunity "right here in River City"
> . . . where we know how to lobby, pressure, and protest: The 2nd
> International Conference on Genetic Genealogy. Didn't someone mention
> that a certain scientist who has not felt the need to share his primers
> will be the guest speaker? So who wants to take the responsibility for
> getting the "Free the P38 Primers" buttons ready, in time for November
> Bonnie Schrack
> tolerated by my 2 cats
> who are worse troublemakers than I am
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