Re: Handwritten EURO sign (off topic?)

From: Michael Everson (
Date: Sun Aug 17 2003 - 18:16:56 EDT

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    At 18:01 -0400 2003-08-17, John Cowan wrote:

    >Yup. Hence also the Brit's complaint about the metric system: a liter
    >of beer is too much, half a liter isn't enough, but a pint, ah, that's
    >just right. The Imperial pint is .57 liters, whereas the Flintstone one
    >is only .47 liters.

    A half-litre can of Guinness fits perfectly into the standard Irish
    pint glass. I mean perfectly. I just poured one. :-)

    Michael Everson * * Everson Typography *  *

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