You have a good one Joe!
a quarter of a liter or 8.45 oz
And as Serhan pointed out those are real ounces and not those phony baloney UK ounces.
Forget the decimal points! Are we men or mice? 250 ml is around half a pint. Not exactly, but it gives you the idea.
How many tomatoes it takes to make 250 ml ketchup? Or is it made of Carolina Reapers to earn that name?
When I mentioned the metric system and the 1960s it was because I was in school then. I finished elementary and high schools and half of my undergraduate degree during that decade. Given the nature of this thread I was just joshing when I asked what was 250ml.
The following is serious and has nothing to do with humor:
How NASA Lost a Spacecraft From a Metric Math Mistake | SimScale
Makes you wonder how much is “rugged American individualism” and how much is plain old stubbornness.
Thanks for sharing. It gave me a good laugh.
Glad you enjoyed it!
Buttwiper or Buttwiser, that is the question!