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Strangely, when I tried to see the awfullness myself, the server wouldn't respond. Hope nothing bad happened.
You want statistics? There seems to be overwhelming evidence that close to 100% of the cars that cause an accident are driven by humans!
It's considered a luxury.
Or an option for people who do not care about performance. There is still the widespread illusion that automatic transmissions shift at sub-optimal moments. Many people want to control shifting gears themselfs and regard automatic transmissions as inferior. Even more so for (much more efficient and responsive) Continuous Variable Transmission (invented in the Netherlands). Those were marketed as "so easy even your grandmother can drive one" and are subsequently associated with granny's driving performance.
Since this study was done in the Netherlands, where 90% of all cars are stick-shifts, the effect might be smaller than you think.
Even more interesting: even though the prices are rounded with cash payments, they are not for debit or creditcards. You could profit from this!(though not much
Even stranger: you cab still use the 1 or 2 ct coins, but even then you have to pay the rounded amount (http://www.rijksoverheid.nl/documenten-en-publicaties/vragen-en-antwoorden/mogen-winkeliers-betalingen-afronden-op-5-eurocent.html, dutch)
Incidently, your two cents should be rounded to 0.
As I recall, F=m*a
Lesson to be learned: do not only document code, but also project vision, in an inspiring way which does not only reach peoples minds, but their harts as well. Make percieved project ownership viral in some way
Lets see. visual feedback!=audio. So, No.
This is also the reason real loud amps go up to 11...
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