The one day of the year math gets a little respect.
But Vi Hart is a
reknown renowned Pi Day curmudgeon. Every year she releases one of her videos to support her assertion that Pi Day is a “poser of a number.”
We’re still serving pie at the office today, though. Pie is the only real redeeming quality of Pi Day.
Maybe that’s why this year’s video is about pie, not Pi.
Related: On Pi Day, Let’s Gawk At The Beauty And Controversy Of The Math Constant (NPR)
About the blogger
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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