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    Re: Definition Drift, WAS: Bowditch 1995 Table 18
    From: Frank Reed CT
    Date: 2005 Feb 3, 19:22 EST
    Jared you wrote:
    "Kids now entering college have usually learned time in school by
    digital clocks and digital wristwatches. If you tell them "it's at two
    oclock" they actually stop and calculate. "
     
    Very true. And not necessarily something to lament. Via video games and 3d modelling software and even handheld GPS receivers, many of them have been exposed to angular bearings at a much earlier age. They don't need no stinkin o'clock.  <g>
     
    -FER
    42.0N 87.7W, or 41.4N 72.1W.
    www.HistoricalAtlas.com/lunars
       
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