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Message 1479932 - Posted: 21 Feb 2014, 4:23:13 UTC

Please complete my brief Seti@home beard survey

Results will be anonymous but I will post my findings here for your enlightenment.
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Message 1479943 - Posted: 21 Feb 2014, 4:40:44 UTC
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I need respondents with or without beards (or beers) to get a good data set.
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Message 1479949 - Posted: 21 Feb 2014, 4:47:53 UTC - in response to Message 1479943.
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I need respondents with or without beers to get a good data set.

Oh, beers.....I thought you wanted "beards". LOL
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Message 1479952 - Posted: 21 Feb 2014, 4:50:18 UTC - in response to Message 1479949.

I need respondents with or without beers to get a good data set.

Oh, beers.....I thought you wanted "beards". LOL

LMAO. I've fixed it now. Although the beers or no beers is also important.
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Message 1479954 - Posted: 21 Feb 2014, 4:54:05 UTC

There's nothing like having a beer with my beard. :-)

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Message 1479955 - Posted: 21 Feb 2014, 4:55:13 UTC

This should be interesting. You should have asked for age information, I see more and more old guys with beards. These are people who wouldn't have dreamed of growing a beard when they were younger.
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Message 1479957 - Posted: 21 Feb 2014, 5:00:04 UTC - in response to Message 1479955.

This should be interesting. You should have asked for age information, I see more and more old guys with beards. These are people who wouldn't have dreamed of growing a beard when they were younger.

I was more concerned with the style of beards and the quantity for now. Although the seti@home beard may need more investigation.

I would like the ladies to also reply (honestly, its anonymous) so I can get a true idea of the beard haves and the beard havenots. I want to know if there is a correlation between crunching seti and wearing a beard.

Perhaps I should have a question on beard length and RAC to see if there is a correlation there too.
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Message 1479959 - Posted: 21 Feb 2014, 5:00:46 UTC - in response to Message 1479955.

This should be interesting. You should have asked for age information, I see more and more old guys with beards. These are people who wouldn't have dreamed of growing a beard when they were younger.

Hey, I had a beard when I was young too. :-D

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Message 1479961 - Posted: 21 Feb 2014, 5:04:20 UTC - in response to Message 1479959.

This should be interesting. You should have asked for age information, I see more and more old guys with beards. These are people who wouldn't have dreamed of growing a beard when they were younger.

Hey, I had a beard when I was young too. :-D

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Yeah, but I'm talking about people from civilized countries.

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Message 1480106 - Posted: 21 Feb 2014, 10:42:22 UTC

Ah yes, but you see, there will be a flaw in the results. Because the important question is missed off. "Do you have your beard all year round, or do you shave it off at certain times?" I'm thinking of our Eric here of course.

Picks up spanner and lobs it .....

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Message 1480109 - Posted: 21 Feb 2014, 10:52:15 UTC

Ah yes, but you see, there will be a flaw in the results. Because the important question is missed off. "Do you have your beard all year round, or do you shave it off at certain times?" I'm thinking of our Eric here of course.

Picks up spanner and lobs it .....

Now that's a good point Chris, and I don't mean that as in "pointy beards".

Most people think it strange that I shave mine off at the beginning of each winter.

run Bill, run

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Message 1480124 - Posted: 21 Feb 2014, 11:19:38 UTC - in response to Message 1479954.

There's nothing like having a beer with my beard. :-)

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Wouldn't want a beard in my beer...

Done ES99:) Or was that only for the male setizens? :D
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Message 1480158 - Posted: 21 Feb 2014, 12:59:29 UTC

Anyone called Steve already ?

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Message 1480168 - Posted: 21 Feb 2014, 13:24:17 UTC - in response to Message 1479961.

This should be interesting. You should have asked for age information, I see more and more old guys with beards. These are people who wouldn't have dreamed of growing a beard when they were younger.

Hey, I had a beard when I was young too. :-D

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Yeah, but I'm talking about people from civilized countries.

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where i can see "civilized countries" list? :D
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Message 1480185 - Posted: 21 Feb 2014, 14:09:34 UTC

No beard for me... Survey is done. :-)
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Message 1480209 - Posted: 21 Feb 2014, 15:04:43 UTC - in response to Message 1480158.
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Anyone called Steve already ?


Paged. :^)
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Message 1480232 - Posted: 21 Feb 2014, 15:51:55 UTC

I replied to the survey.
I love my beard.

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Message 1480239 - Posted: 21 Feb 2014, 16:11:18 UTC

Beard carriers are cool: Gandalf is amongst it, not to say about Mendeleev, Grigory Perelman, and even Onotole Wasserman, who is even more cool than famous Norris...:D

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Message 1480240 - Posted: 21 Feb 2014, 16:11:28 UTC
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I've filled out my survey, too.

For a little over half my Navy career, we could wear beards, but had to keep them trimmed so we could get a seal on an oxygen or air-fed mask. We lost the priviledge in 1984, after a couple of very-public incidents of non-compliance with the regs, and the CNO said "No More". Stopped shaving the day after I left active duty, but still keep it trimmed per the old regs (but not my hair). I just look better, even though my beard had gone from reddish brown to Gandalf grey. And only shaving my neck really shortens my morning bathroom routine.
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Message 1480257 - Posted: 21 Feb 2014, 16:36:49 UTC

Thanks everyone. Hopefully we can get more responses.

So far we have:

Yes, I have a a beard: 58.06%
No, I do not have a beard: 41.94%


So the beardies are outnumbering the non-beardies. That may be a problem in the way I presented the survey that meant it attracted the proud beard wearers better than the non-beard wearers...or it could be as I suspected that people who crunch seti are more like to have a beard.

So I do appreciate the female responses. Perhaps I should have collected the gender data, but I didn't want to discourage the female beard wearers.
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