How many ounces in a pint of beer?
At least, if you're sitting in a pub in Oregon. Because as everyone knows, a pint has 16 ounces. But in bars, taverns, and pubs across our fair state, there are pints that only have 14 ounces. In fact, most bars serve "cheater pints" with only 14 ounces.
Beware: Same price, less product
Retail prices in the two stores are roughly the same, but we were buying less. For instance, a "half-gallon" container of orange juice from Tropicana is actually 59 ounces ... that people preferred to pay the same price even if it meant less juice.
Medical Marijuana Patient Faces Life in Prison for a Half Ounce in Texas
A Texas asthma sufferer who went to California for a medical marijuana recommendation and then got busted in June on a Texas highway with small amounts of marijuana and hashish is facing up to life in prison ... of less than two ounces of marijuana is ...
How many kids are enough?
A gallon of OJ. A half-gallon of milk. Twenty-five ounces of cider. And 18 arms reaching to fill plates ... four or more children had decreased by 26 percent since 1976. Even so, there's been a slight increase in family size in some rural parts of the ...
Stone me! Pounds and ounces are saved
Many of us, too, are scarred by an earlier experience in these matters. People under the age of 40 cannot imagine how we coped with a monetary system in which there were 12 pennies in a shilling ... I suppose if we drank petrol the gallon might have ...