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BumRushDaShow Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Sep-20-08 09:59 AM
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2. I recently learned why the Brits and other Europeans
Edited on Sat Sep-20-08 10:05 AM by BumRushDaShow
used "thousand million" for the American "billion" and recently looked up the history of that usage: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Long_and_short_scales

Now this will screw things up even more! :rofl:
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