[LMB] Old Moldy OT:

David McMillan skyefire at skyefire.org
Wed May 10 15:39:41 BST 2006


Joel Polowin wrote:

> And yes, in general people are not good about sanity checks on
> calculated results.  "Okay, you calculated the pressure in the system
> as around -100,000 atmospheres.  Doesn't that number seem... *large*?
> And what *is* a large *negative* pressure supposed to mean?"  "But
> that's what the calculator said!"  <*sigh*>

	Heh.  That reminds me...

http://tinyurl.com/meqza

	"Pockets of vacuum."  Heh.  It'd be hysterical if it weren't TRUE.



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