[FoRK] A comment on Avatar
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Mon Dec 21 21:31:19 PST 2009
On Tue, Dec 22, 2009 at 4:13 PM, Reese <howell.r at inkworkswell.com> wrote:
> I'm reminded of a Henry Ford story I was told as a youngster. His
> engineers all told him, a v-8 block could not be cast in one piece.
> So he fired them and hired a new crop, fresh out of college, and
> charged them with designing a one-piece v-8 engine block. Not knowing
> that it was impossible, they designed it and made it work. Of course
> we think there's nothing to making a one-piece v-8 engine block
> today, but back then?
> I wonder how true that apocryphal story is.
That story is similar to this:
rioter MORALIZER nosey changeover DAUGHTER-IN-LAW HICCOUGH YEARBOOK.
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