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"Bless you, child, when you set out to thread a needle, don't hold the thread still and fetch the needle up to it. Hold the needle still and poke the thread at it--that's the way a woman most always does, but a man always does 'tother way."
SCALE 8x: Moving the needle
Posted Feb 24, 2010 23:57 UTC (Wed) by jake (editor, #205)
an interesting thought, but I think she was referring to the needle on a meter (like an analog pressure or volt meter). at least the picture on the first slide was a meter like that, with the needle near zero.
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