At 10:30 14/01/2004 -0500, javier velasco wrote: >So far, I've only had to shovel my car out a couple of mornings... and BTW >that day I thought about asking here about what is the right technique for >shoveling in order to avoid back injuries. Any tips? Lift with your knees, not your back - same as any other lifting, really. >Santiago's extreme temps range between 100 - 20 F (yes, I've learned the >conversions). Bah! Don't give in, make THEM learn civilised measurements. I can convert in my head by now, since a lot of American-designed weather monitoring programs only output in F, but I refuse to ever give a temperature in Fahrenheit if I can help it at all. Drew.