Wednesday, February 06, 2008

Pi Is What We Say It Is

On February 5, 1897, the Indiana legislature almost declared the value of pi to be 3.2. Officially.

2 comments:

Ellen K said...

I seem to recall that didn't work out so well for the Roman Catholic Church when they got bent out of shape becuase Galileo didn't think that the earth was the center of the universe.

pi-man, but not simon said...

Pi for President: Change without end! Don't forget to vote in the Pimaries.

Lolcats weighs in on the issue of pi.