[rescue] FrameMaker FYI

Charles Shannon Hendrix shannon at widomaker.com
Fri Mar 26 10:12:50 CST 2004

Fri, 26 Mar 2004 @ 00:54 -0500, Andrew Weiss said:

> On Mar 25, 2004, at 10:19 PM, Charles Shannon Hendrix wrote:
> >
> >That just shows how dumb Edison was.
> >
> >Dip the bulb in the graduated cylinder and measure the change in
> >just three seconds.
> >
> >The glass is too thin to worry about the error...
> >
> Only modern light bulbs are thin glass.  Have you ever seen carbon 
> filament bulb?  They still have some in the Cornell church.  They burn 
> with a cool orange glow and never burn out.
> Also most graduated cylinders are narrower than a light bulb... unless 
> you have a 1 or 2L grad cylinder... mucho expensive and hard to make at 
> the time.

It was a joke, son.  Humor.  Ha ha.  Mirth.

shannon "AT" widomaker.com -- ["The trade of governing has always been
monopolized by the most ignorant and the most rascally individuals of
mankind.  -- Thomas Paine"]

More information about the rescue mailing list