Most Amerikins do not realize that the gender neutral form is 'one', as in anyone, no-one, someone, or 'body', as in somebody, anybody and nobody. If everyone would realize that one could use one instead of he, she or it, then the gender issue in politically correct speak would largely go away.
Yup, sapphire goes by many names, depending on its colour. Long ago when they were named, no-one knew it was the same crystal. Today, most people still don't.
Uhmmm, saphire is harder than glass.
Wow, even a peg leg can walk that far.
Well, the units do not alter either the absolute temperature or the altitude and anyone with more than a few brain cells can do these unit conversions in his head without the use of a calculator.
Yeah, at least until they hit the water at 700km/h...
Yup, it is similar to trying to add up the cost of the Malay plane search in the Indian ocean. The Aussie defence force is paid for anyway, they just happen to spend time in one spot for several weeks.
Golf is a non-sport if ever there was one. It is indeed 'a good walk, spoilt' and walking is an activity, but it is not a sport.
So I take it that you use ed, since it is the standard UNIX editor.
Sure, but the reserve number never goes down. It always stays at 30 B or rises even more. Therefore, hundreds of billions of barrels is likely correct.
Just put the refineries and the filling stations in North Dakota. Then people can drive 2000km from Texas to fill up...
The oil companies may eventually decide to break the idle refineries down and move them north to Dakota and Canada.
People die all the time. It is not necessary to kill people in a war or otherwise, to reduce the population. All that is needed is contraception.
...and before TOR, there was gopher.
SELinux or Apparmor will prevent that, but it is usually not installed on embedded systems.