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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."

<Cough>

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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