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People who complain about degrees Farenheit

It's been a while since the last 'people who' thread.

The Farenheit is pretty much the only non-SI unit that is not bullshit, being the only one that does not need you to know some weirdass convertion factor or anything to convert it so some other unit (besides the Rankine, but that's another matter). It bugs me that when there's some discussion about the (true) superiority of SI units it'll be often be brought up as a big culprit in the inferiority of other units when its only sin is not being Celsius and maybe that some common thermodynamic properties turn out less nicely in it.


  • "you duck spawn, refined creature, you try to be cynical, yokel, but all that comes out of it is that you're a dunce!!!!! you duck plug!"
  • the current temperature in my area is 108 degrees Delisle.
  • “And above all, watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you because the greatest secrets are always hidden in the most unlikely places. Those who don't believe in magic will never find it.” – Roald Dahl
    the current temperature in my area is 108 degrees Delisle.

    Haven't you heard? She got married. They're degrees Griffin now.
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