Below is a copy of the Letter to the Editor of Forbes by AAA President Leith Mullings:
October 31, 2012
60 5th Avenue
New York, NY 10011-8868
To the Editor:
The American Anthropological Association read with concern Forbes’ recent article entitled “The 10 Worst College Majors.” Concluding that anthropology/archeology is “the worst choice of college major in economic terms” because other undergraduate majors earn a higher salary at graduation is less like comparing apples to oranges than comparing aardvarks to toaster ovens.