oh, sorry...I'm not trying to complicate matters...that's not useful. Nor am I disagreeing with you. Quite the contrary in fact.
I was trying to say that your simple approach is perfectly valid and the conclusion you drew is perfectly harmonious with your evidence.
I was just trying to show how the simple approach you've taken fits into the general framework of scientific inquiry.
No worries, Brad. I sometimes misunderstand. English is not my native language, so I'm always in favor of language that is very easy to understand. I know you're the kind of person who means well.
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