By Mike Sallee
March 31, 2009
OK, I won't argue with Mr. McGillvray, but for the edification
of the rest of those perusing this column, in America a billion
is 1 followed by nine zeros, a trillion is 1 followed by twelve
I can only surmise that Mr.
McGillvray 's twenty pound tome that rests on a stand was either
printed in Great Britain or hails from an era when America was
using the British system.
Received March 31, 2009 - Published
March 30, 2009
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