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 retired from Minnesota Public Radio in 2019 after 12 years of writing NewsCut and pointing out to complainants that posts weren’t news stories. A son of Massachusetts, he was a news editor 1992-1998, created the MPR News regional website in 1999, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day lamented that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.