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Re: OT: quarter size and dime size

  • Subject: Re: OT: quarter size and dime size
  • From: StroWi@t-online.de (StroWi)
  • Date: Wed, 25 Apr 2001 21:46:47 -0500 (CDT)

Piabinha@aol.com schrieb:
> In a message dated Wed, 25 Apr 2001 12:34:14 PM Eastern Daylight Time, a
>  pissed-off dutchman writes:
> << Berhard,
> We have had this issue of these USA'ers not using standardised measuring
> sets before. WHEN will they learn that the world is a trifle larger than a
> few isolated states and their idiosyncrasies...... GOOD LUCK!!!!!! I always
> measure in ET (Elephant Trunks): 1 German coin = 1.2245 ET......
> Wilbert >>
> well, which elephants are these that the trunks are so small?  either that,
>  or germans have very large pockets to accommodate giant coins...  

There might be some rare specimens of Germans who do - I regret that I am not 
one of them....


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