From: John Cowan (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Sun Aug 17 2003 - 16:13:56 EDT
Doug Ewell scripsit:
> > For the record, it's true that the Imperial gallon has 20 fluid ounces
> > and the Fred Flintstone gallon only 16, [...]
> Quite a small gallon. The one I use has 128 fluid ounces.
Arrgh. I've actually made this mistake publicly before. Of course it's
the *pint* (8 pints to a gallon) that is 16 or 20 fluid ounces.
> Such is the confusion inherent in the Flintstone system.
-- John Cowan <email@example.com> http://www.reutershealth.com http://www.ccil.org/~cowan .e'osai ko sarji la lojban. Please support Lojban! http://www.lojban.org
This archive was generated by hypermail 2.1.5 : Sun Aug 17 2003 - 16:57:57 EDT