>>>I think there is an easy way for Google to determine a low-quality content farm. Look at the outbound links. If there are a lot of low quality out-bound links, it is a low-quality content farm.
None of the sites we've examined so far have that. So that's wrong.
EVERYONE: Let's keep the discussion in context of applying these theories to the sites being specifically discussed in this thread. This is not a place for general, wild, theories.
If you have a Panda theory, take a look at the sites listed in the first post of this thread, and see if they support your theory.