I’m always really annoyed by all the americans when they write run speeds in pace per mile. Why, oh why, do they keep using a completely braindead system of measurement where you have 12 inches per foot and a furlong is one eighth of a mile? It makes no sense whatsoever.
The SI system for the win!
I’ve written a trivial little commandline utility in ruby to convert to a sane system. Here’s the code:
Use like this:
Perhaps I should make a version that could convert the other way, but that would be like perpetuating something which should not exist anymore, so I won’t. I’ll leave that as an exercise for the reader, post the answer in the comments if you want.
Author M. G. Liebach
LastMod 2016-05-01 (9fc4632)