Re: Metric Time (was Re: Why not 13 months? (Was La Systeme Metrique))

Rusty Rae (Rustyra@!
16 Oct 1995 03:11:42 GMT (Curt Sampson) wrote:
>In article <>,
>DaveHatunen <> wrote:
>>In article <>,
>>Kai Henningsen <> wrote:
>>>That certainly explains why all the measures I've seen on US products
>>>bought over here have been metric ... NOT!
>>And what are some of some of those products? Are they products where
>>tools would be required, or products where it really doesn't matter,
>>like beverages and foods?
>Oh, things like this bottle of shampoo I have in my shower right
>now, I'd presume. Made in the US, it proudly sports Imperial
>measurements, along with a metric measurement for those of us who
>have trouble converting:
> 8.7 oz (250 ml)
>I can see that metric will never make it in the US. :-)
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