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Some things I hate about Britain

The metric system

The completely misguided and pointless obsession with keeping vestiges of the old ‘Imperial’ units despite the obvious convenience and benefits of shifting to the SI (metric) systems.

I find the whole concept the “Metric Martyr” stupid, based upon the fallacious notion (championed by the Daily Mail and tabloids of that ilk) that the metric system - a foreign product - is being forced upon Britain by the EU to destroy the heritage and culture of the UK in some way.

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