The point is to convey scale, and for the vast majority of people, salt, desktop, gram and football field do a better job of that than 1x10-4 m^3, 1 m^2, gram and 5000 m^2.
With all the shit talking that goes on about the bitcoin stories around here, where's the outrage over this story? This is barely idle-worthy.
"Nice guys finish fast"
I guess that's why nice guys never get the girl.
When you make something illegal that isn't a real crime, you still create criminals and everything that comes with that. Now what I mean by "not a real crime," is something that doesn't cause harm to others. Nobody in their right mind is going to say murder shouldn't be a crime. By its very nature it is a crime, because it hurts someone. However other things, like drugs, are not. There is on inherent harm to anyone other than the user.
They can give my brain to some motorcycle rider.
Are you a really good motorcycle rider or something?
Get over it and get your IPv6 on.
I'm ready, but what isp will give me ipv6 connectivity now? My isp doesn't (and I thought that if any isp would offer ipv6 services, it would be Speakeasy).