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Re^2: I usually boil water for tea using a(n) ...

by tobyink (Abbot)
on Feb 01, 2013 at 11:51 UTC ( #1016527=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: I usually boil water for tea using a(n) ...
in thread I usually boil water for tea using a(n) ...

Clearly the only good reason to boil water is to calibrate your thermometer, allowing a more accurate measurement of 95C.

(This should only be attempted by correctly trained personnel wearing appropriate clothing for the handling of such hazardous materials.)

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[zentara]: marto arn't those NSA secrets? :-)
[marto]: not if you keep telling people :P
[zentara]: I had to disable hyperthreading on my machine because of that.
[Discipulus]: thanks marto but... at the moment this seems a bit beyond my faculties.. ;=)
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[marto]: if you mean the recent hyperthreading bug, I don't think that's NSA related?
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[marto]: xkcd://538

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