Fun_People Archive
28 Jan
MCEOTD (Multiple Choice Excuse Of The Day)

Date: Sat, 28 Jan 95 12:45:01 PST
From: Peter Langston <psl>
To: Fun_People
Subject: MCEOTD (Multiple Choice Excuse Of The Day)

Forwarded-by: bostic@CS.Berkeley.EDU (Keith Bostic)
Forwarded-by: (Quote of the day)

The following errata sheet was included with material shipped by the
Particle Data Group, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory:

The "centimeters" on the ruler on p. 227 of the Booklet are 0.97 long,

	a) The booklet was returned from the printer at 0.25 times the
           speed of light;
	b) A theorist is in charge of the Particle Data Group;
	c) The PDG feels it has the right to redefine anything it wants;
	d) There is a general decline of standards;
	e) There was an international conspiracy;
	f) It was a congressionally-mandated cost-saving measure;
	g) PDG gives you more cm/inch than anyone else.

[=] © 1995 Peter Langston []