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The Metric System

I came across this tweet from Ali Veslhi of a segment he did for Canada Day talking about the Metric System. Why no Celsius & meters in America? http://t.co/anNu7R196H @AliVelshi #AskAli pic.twitter.com/RgNyzzSnaD — Ali Velshi (@AliVelshi) July 2, 2014 He summarizes with “Canada made the switch about 40 years-ago. And Canadians survived.” Well, yes; but in typically Canadian fashion, it’s really…