Frank and Ernest by Thaves for April 21, 2018

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    paranormal  about 4 years ago

    It won’t matter when the ball hits him in the head!

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    Huckleberry Hiroshima  about 4 years ago

    The metric system is used very much in the U.S. by the sciences and mechanics and many others. It is just not used for “public” things such as road signs (most) sports lengths etc and various food and other labels.

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    JudyAz  about 4 years ago

    “He was out by kilometer!” just doesn’t have that ring to it.

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    dwpbike  about 4 years ago

    us military has embraced metric – sorta

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    John W. Vinson Premium Member about 4 years ago

    Barkeep, get me another half liter of ale while I think about this…

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    JudyAz  about 4 years ago

    Besides, isn’t in football where if it’s fourth down and long, you drop back ten yards and … pint?

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    Hippogriff  about 4 years ago

    Living in Canada during metrication, I had fun with the resistance to it. I pointed out that US and Imperial measurements were side by side in grocery packaging and it might be a first step to get something between a US and Imperial quart. Everyone agreed. Then, I claimed, you could call it a litre. Everyone sputtered.

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