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Old 07-14-2008, 11:37 PM
 
Location: Arizona
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Illegal enrollment in school is a statistic. Dropping enrollment in a school that had already been confirmed to be attended by illegals is speculation based on statistics. Not the naked eye.

Seeing less illegals on the street is an assumption based on seeing less Hispanics.
Actually, it is... when you consider that about half the Latino population in America IS illegal.
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Old 07-15-2008, 12:01 AM
 
Location: California
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Actually, it is... when you consider that about half the Latino population in America IS illegal.
Good thing me and you are the other half, right?
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Old 07-15-2008, 08:33 AM
 
Location: Mesa, Az
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Good thing me and you are the other half, right?
And, many Americans of 'Hispanic' background are quite anti illegal immigrant themselves!
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Old 07-15-2008, 08:41 AM
 
Location: Maryland
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And, many Americans of 'Hispanic' background are quite anti illegal immigrant themselves!
How true. As a matter of fact, ALL of the Hispanics I know are anti-illegal alien; and the non-white Hispanics are particularly livid that they are now being stereotyped as being illegal.
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Old 07-15-2008, 10:22 AM
 
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How true. As a matter of fact, ALL of the Hispanics I know are anti-illegal alien; and the non-white Hispanics are particularly livid that they are now being stereotyped as being illegal.
Good point, though I'm sure some folks will point it out as being illustrative of "The Evils of Stereotyping" and not much else.
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