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Re: [SLE] Warning to Americans!
  • From: James Knott <james.knott@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 01 May 2006 06:18:46 -0400
  • Message-id: <4455E086.2060206@xxxxxxxxxx>
Ken Jennings wrote:
> On Saturday 29 April 2006 07:59, Theo v. Werkhoven wrote:
>> Sat, 29 Apr 2006, by al4321@xxxxxxxxx:
>>
>> Please get the attributions correct, it was me who wrote this:
>>>> Not to mention all the engineers in the 21th century who have to
>>>> have to revert to 18th century measurement "standards" when they try
>>>> to speak with their US collegues.
>>> What standards ?
>>> Like mile & feet to meters & kilometers ?
>> And gallon vs liter, lbs vs kilo etc.
>
> Dammit! The cubit was good enough for Noah... ;-)
>

http://www.jr.co.il/humor/noah4.txt ;-)

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