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Topic: Re: The Prime Directive
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Robert Hansen

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Re: The Prime Directive
Posted: Oct 2, 2012 7:36 PM
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On Oct 2, 2012, at 6:46 PM, Paul Tanner <> wrote:

> They - and everyone who says what they say like you - need to explain
> how having 5% of the entire high school senior aged population taking
> *and* passing a national AP Calculus exam is not a large enough pool
> right then and there to be "competitive" with all these other
> countries they/you claim we are not competitive with when these other
> countries all or almost all cannot match this 5%.

Because they are not competitive, that is why we have H1 visas. What is really going to be a disaster is that as college contracts, which professors do they let go?

Bob Hansen

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