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Pie day

Sunday, March 17, 2013

now that i have your attention:
March 14 is Pi day. for those of you who don't remember high school math class, Pi is often shown as 3.14 for doing various geometry or calculus problems.
the number is irrational and in has been calculated to having over a million digits. an example found online is
3.1415926535897932384626433832
7950288419
7169399375105820974944592307
81640628620899862803 482534211706798214808651328230
664709384460955058
2231725359408128481117450284
10270193852110555964
4622948954930381964428810975
66593344612847564823
3786783165271201909145648566
92346034861045432664
8213393607260249141273724587
00660631558817488152
0920962829254091715364367892
59036001133053054882
0466521384146951941511609433
05727036575959195309
2186117381932611793105118548
07446237996274956735
1885752724891227938183011949
12983367336244065664
3086021394946395224737190702
17986094370277053921
7176293176752384674818467669
40513200056812714526
3560827785771342757789609173
63717872146844090122
4953430146549585371050792279
68925892354201995611
2129021960864034418159813629
77477130996051870721
1349999998372978049951059731
73281609631859502445
9455346908302642522308253344
68503526193118817101
0003137838752886587533208381
42061717766914730359
8253490428755468731159562863
88235378759375195778

Some high school kid memorized 1000 digits of it.
http://www.wqow.com/story/21
646251/2013/03/14/local-hi
gh-school-student-memorize
s-1000-digits-of-pi#.UUJcV
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WALLAHALLA 3/17/2013 9:02PM

    Not all pie is created equal. emoticon

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THOMS1 3/17/2013 2:52PM

    Well, all I can say is that piece of pie that I had on Pi day was excellent. emoticon

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DOLPHINSINGER72 3/17/2013 4:02AM

    This reminds me of Life of Pi. Have you seen it? Amazing movie.

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