> So the notions that that people were physically
> buried there and that the cemetery contained the
> bodies of workers who built the pyramid are merely
> speculation. Therefore, we don't really have
> evidence that it's a workers village or that the
> cemetery is at all contemporaneous with the
> construction of the pyramid and, rather, the
> cemetery could have been an add-on long after the
> pyramid was constructed.
I thought all this was obvious and widely accepted!
BTW, 'plausible assumptions' is more appropriate than your dismissive 'merely speculation'.