You should read this for 3/19/2017:
For a lot of people, this will clear up the confusion. pic.twitter.com/HNDUX4SbOf
— Steven Alvarez (@Chastitellez) March 11, 2017
Or see this
Cornell mathematician Steven Strogatz writing for The New Yorker on Why Pi Matters This is well-written, to-the-point, fascinating and understandable discussion regarding why, really, Pi matters. I love this: “Pi is inescapable because cycles are the temporal cousins of circles; they are to time as circles are to space. Pi is at the heart of both.”
Via The New York Times Simple Pleasure, American Style On the history of the humble, and increasingly decadent, brownie. I note, by the way, that apparently the brownie may have originated in Bangor, Maine, the land of the Whoopie pie.
Women in Business: The Silent Menace
A court’s decision in a Maine labor dispute hinges on the absence of an Oxford comma. Let this be a lesson to all of us, including my parents, Ayn Rand, and God.
Via Forbes: Unspeakable Realities Block Universal Health Coverage In The US
Dolly Parton’s recipe for Walnut pie
💩🔥💰 Trumpery 💩🔥💰
The top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee suggested Thursday President 💩🔥💰 disclosed classified information during a Fox News interview the night before.Rep. Adam Schiff
See also Slate’s Oops, he did it again: Donald 💩🔥💰 just can’t stop himself from blurting out state secrets.
Angela Merkel Just Fact Shamed 💩🔥💰 About the One Thing he’s Supposed to Know If you’re not familiar with German’s Chanceller, Angela Merkel, she’s totally awesome.