Me: In this family we use the Metric system.
7 yr old: Not the thingamabob system!
Me: That actually is the most accurate way to describe the American measuring system.
@Mundon oh please. Its so intuitive. There are 4 whatsits in a doohicky, and 17 doohickeys in a thingy. Unless what your measuring is yellow, you gotta measure those in widgets.
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