A Quick Rant On Multiplication

By February 13, 2009 No Comments


Maybe this is a post for me, maybe it is a post for my mom the math professor… either way, all I know is that when I specify “font-size: 12px; line-height: 150%;” , Internet Explorer 7 puts a little bit more space in between lines than Firefox and Safari do. Now quick math says that 150% of 12 = 12 x 1.5 = 18 . And if I say “font-size: 12px; line-height: 18px;” , everyone behaves the same, correct spacing across all browsers. Learn to multiply, IE7. Please, send me a postcard when you graduate from 2nd Grade. Thanks.

Alex Chousmith

Alex has been building with Ninthlink since '06, and a San Diegan since the turn of the century. A background of Mathematics – Computer Science / Interdisciplinary Computing & Arts from UCSD, plus Drupal / WordPress / jQuery / CSS3 / HTML5 / bass guitar / homebrew skill, powers him to get the job done, no matter what.

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