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From: "Diana Gale Matthiesen" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] Clades, Definitions, Discoveries, FTDNA
Date: Mon, 15 Mar 2010 13:01:16 -0400
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Sasson,

It is not a "game," it is the nature of the process. As our knowledge expands,
the tree grows more branches. The only way to stabilize the names is to stop
doing research and freeze the tree in its present state. Would that be your
preference?

Diana

> -----Original Message-----
> From: On Behalf Of
> Sasson Margaliot
> Sent: Monday, March 15, 2010 10:00 AM
> To:
> Subject: Re: [DNA] Clades, Definitions, Discoveries, FTDNA
>
> The constant renaming of YDNA lineages is an addictive game,
> played by half-dozen important experts. If this game helps them
> to stay focused on their ground-breaking research, why not?
>
> Why would anybody pay attention to these renaming games? The
> fluid notation has no use.
>
> Sasson
>


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