META: Message delivery order (WAS: Re: The English/French counting system)
|From:||Mark J. Reed <markjreed@...>|
|Date:||Tuesday, September 16, 2003, 16:39|
Somewhat off-topic or at least meta: does anyone else here tend
to get conlang messages wildly out of order? I have yet to
see the message from Isidora to which Joe is replying below,
for instance. And this is not an isolated occurrence . . .
On Tue, Sep 16, 2003 at 05:18:54PM +0100, Joe wrote:
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Isidora Zamora" <isidora@...>
> > At 11:04 AM 9/16/03 -0400, you wrote:
> > >Was this one of the reasons that the 10-day week of the Revolutionary
> > >Calendar didn't succeed as well as the rest of metric system? What other
> > >factors were there?
> > You'll need to ask a Russian (or at least someone from the former Soviet
> > Union)
> Um, I think he was talking about the French Revolution.