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    SubjectRe: IDE freeze for seconds
    On Wed, 2 Dec 1998, Roeland Th. Jansen wrote:

    > On Wed, Dec 02, 1998 at 03:25:24PM -0000, Simon Kenyon wrote:
    > > On 02-Dec-98 Alex Buell wrote:
    > > > What is the first thing that ceases when you spin down a planet? That's
    > > > right, gravity. Everything not tied down would just fly out into space,
    > > > and that includes the atmosphere. Simple.
    > >
    > > i don't see a smiley, but i have to assume that that was a little joke! right?
    > well, the problem is that... it's true. so don't use ower management on the
    > earth spin...

    Oops. I'm wrong. I mixed up gravity with centrifugal forces. It's the
    centrifugal (corolis - spelling?) forces I was talking about, not gravity.
    Gravity has nowt to do with what I was saying. I'll never make a good
    scientist :o(

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