...be it resolved that:
HB formally adopt the metric system for most purposes
The American Standard system of weights and measures is arcane and with no saving grace. Meanwhile the Metric System races through the rest of the world making things easy and understandable for everyone but the conservative throwbacks in this country. There is an officially government sanctioned move toward the metric system, the National Institute for Standards & Technology's aptly named Metric Program. Please support them in their fight for reason.