Re: light-switches

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    "Wade T.Smith" wrote:
    > On 05/02/01 06:56, Vincent Campbell said this-
    > >Why are light switches uniformly down to switch on and up to switch off?
    > In the US, it's up is on, and down is off. Or in is on and out is off.
    > It's the other way around in your parts?
    > Well, you drive on the wrong side of the road, too....
    > - Wade

    Stereotyping of signals is a key bit of behavioural/evolutionary biology
    (wasps for eg.) because everybody benefits.

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