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From: "David Faux" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] Y SNP mutation rates
Date: Tue, 30 Dec 2008 12:19:29 -0800
In order that others less versed in this subject not be led astray, I would
hope that someone such as yourself with the "ammunition" to make a bold and
convincing statement contact FTDNA and provide evidence that would be
compelling enough to warrant updaing their webpage here.
David K. Faux.
On 12/30/08, Ken Nordtvedt <> wrote:
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "David Faux" <>
> To: <>
> Sent: Tuesday, December 30, 2008 11:36 AM
> Subject: Re: [DNA] Y SNP mutation rates
> > The statement is left open to interpretation but most people would take
> > at face value. Of course this concept has important implications in
> > relation to dating haplogroups. A "few hundred generations" versus "400
> > years" has immense implications. So, as usual, I am left wit the
> > question,
> > "who is right"?
> I think the next step to asking "who is right?" in the face of such
> discordence is to apply one's own common sense and investigatory energies
> into answering the question.