341,000 NAm. Economist Subscribers

Paul Prescod paul@prescod.net
Thu, 25 Apr 2002 11:27:48 -0700

Rohit Khare wrote:
> PS. Doing the math... about 1% of the overall population is of South
> Asian descent. Upping that to 3% for our over-representation amongst
> the ranks of folks hip enough to be down with the Red Menace, and
> dividing by female (33%?), 20-30 yo (20%?), and single (50%), the
> 0.1% upper bound would appear to be about 340. Sigh.

You're a bit, er, picky. No wonder you're single. There's probably a
31-year-old, Russian, economist-reading woman sitting beside you in the
cafe but you're looking past her.

 Paul Prescod