Andrew Nowicki wrote:

> Auxlangers are irrational because they claim
> that some auxlangs are better than other auxlangs,
> and yet they cannot compare auxlangs in a rational,
> systematic way.

Todd Moody wrote:

> It's not irrationality that prevents the comparisons;
> it's lack of resources.  Meaningful comparisons
> require meaningful numbers of people learning auxlangs
> so that their successes and failures can be
> systematically analyzed.

What is the total number of the Esperantists?

How much time have they spent learning Esperanto?

How much time have they spent comparing and testing auxlangs?