I'm pleased to be able to report that the past month was our highest-
volume December ever (88 messages) , and that the past year (654
not only exceeded 2009 (520), but also six of the previous seven
(Note that these numbers differ from those of Yahoogroups. I
included deleted dupes; they do, because they don't subtract
Other than myself (24 msgs), December contributors included Bruce
Dave Hindley (13), Rick Hubbard (9), Bob Schacht and Jack Kilmon (7 each),
Paul Lanier (5), Duckeon Cho (3), Tom Hickcox (2), and single contributions
Andrew Criddle, Andrew Philip Smith, and Milan Konvicka (of Marcion
fame). The most popular topic was "Logion 7", initiated by Dave Hindley.
special thanks go out to him both for the topic and for pursuing it.
On a month-by-month accounting, only two months this past year fell
significantly short of expectations - July (18 msgs) and November
Every other month saw the posting of at least 42 messages, with eight
exceeding the adjusted seven-year average for that month. The
month? It wasn't December (2nd best), but rather the
merry month of May (109).
Overall, I'm satisfied with the current health of the list. It could
be better, if
there were more active contributors, or if we could count on a posting
three or four days from a half dozen folks, but in terms of our past
we've done quite well this year. Thanks to all of you who posted in
Mt. Clemens, MI