% At 13:01 02-07-99 -0700, Michael Scarpitti wrote:
% >By the way, a few years ago some people were found on a remote Pacific
% >Island who were at the "stone-age" level of civilization. Anyone
% >remember this? Can you provide details?
% My recollection is that that "discovery" was of a tribe that had been known
% for decades. A mayor, or some such official, wanted his name in the papers.
It's said that there are still tribes in the Amazon that are not yet on the
internet. For years, people have done behavioural studies on St Helena because
there was no TV (satellite TV has changed that).
Patrick TJ McPhee
East York Canada
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