(seriously, it's not the basic units that make the metric system better, it's the fact that all relationships between them are regular, based on the powers of 10. And even the choice of 10 is somewhat arbitrary, the important bit is powers of N.))
@liam Some of us never sleeeeeep.
@liam Joke’s on you. Some of us are early risers and use the metric system.
@liam i sure do love to be alive on 03/11/2018, drinking 350ml of good british tea, which i have poured from my electric kettle