Why Some Countries CAN'T Go Metric

If the metric system did ever become universal, there would be some really messed up expressions to deal with:

* A miss is as good as 1.1 kilometers.

* Put your best 0.3 of a meter forward.

* Spare the 5.03 meters and spoil the child.

* Twenty-eight grams of prevention is worth 453 grams of cure.

* Give a man 2.5 centimeters and he'll take 1.06 kilometers.

* Peter Piper picked 8.8 liters of pickled peppers.

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