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Comment: Re:UOM conversion help, please (Score 1) 44

by SJHillman (#48420215) Attached to: Researchers Discover Ancient Massive Landslide

Wolfram Alpha and Google equate 39 Manhattans to the following:

- 1,310 square miles
- 3,393 square kilometers
- 634,079.63 American football fields
- 475,193.28 Association football fields
- 0.85 Rhode Islands
- 1.7 Area Flattened By The Tunguska Event(s)
- 1.0 Acres Designated and Managed As Wilderness In The Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks
- 1.0 Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus
- 1.0 Non-tidal watershed below Waterville on the Kennebec River, ME

Comment: Re:Jealous? (Score 1) 138

by SJHillman (#48377433) Attached to: Google's Lease of NASA Airfield Criticized By Consumer Group

Pshaw, sure they do. Work 80 hours a week and never take vacations so you have a nice fat paycheck? You stole that $500,000 house and that $70,000 car (even though you were entitled to spend your money on them). Sadly, a lot of people feel this way about people who have more than them.

When some people discover the truth, they just can't understand why everybody isn't eager to hear it.

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