On Fri, Apr 08, 2005 at 03:05:38AM +0000, Todd Bendtsen wrote:
> "Have you ever worked a NWT, YT, and NU all in the same ARRL contest??"
> Have you ever lived in any one of those places in contest season??? I dare
> say 90% of the people on this list don't realize that the main goal from mid
> October till the end of March is merely to survive the winter. Satisfying
> the hoards in a contest is certainly a secondary consideration. VY1JA is to
> be heartily commended for his efforts.
Not to mention that the combined population of those regions is
roughly comparable to the population of the town of Victoria, Texas.
There's just not a lot of people up there in the first place.
Kenneth E. Harker WM5R
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