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Re: Fahrenheit?

"Metric system is based in absolute science, whilst imperial is based upon the size of some dead guy's foot."


Metric is based on most people having 10 fingers or, if you prefer, 10 toes. Not very different to a foot, really.

Imperial, at least as pounds and ounces are concerned, is binary.

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