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    Happy pi day!

    Happy pi day, Foo!
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    And a belated Happy Square Root Day to you!!!

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    Pi day is soooooo square.
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    Imagine what it was like on 3/14/1592

    Every passing minute is another chance to turn it all around.

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    Quote Originally Posted by fuzzbox View Post
    Imagine what it was like on 3/14/1592
    I'm sorry, what was the question? I got distracted.
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    The twenty-second of July (22/7) is also pi day, and the twenty-fifth of August (26/8) is Babylonian pi day.

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    Quote Originally Posted by fuzzbox View Post
    Imagine what it was like on 3/14/1592
    I don't think Pi was invented by 1592.....

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    I like Pi.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hickeydog View Post
    I don't think Pi was invented by 1592.....
    More like 1592 BCE

    http://ualr.edu/lasmoller/pi.html

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    The concept of pi has been known for a long time, but its value wasn't known accurately enough for people in 1592 to have been able to recognize their year as special.
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    apple pi was well appreciated by 1592

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    Pi makes wheels round, so I went for a bike ride today. It was windy and kicked my ass. Screw you, pi!

    Quote Originally Posted by AllenG View Post
    The twenty-second of July (22/7) is also pi day
    Pi Approximation Day.

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    I always feel a bit more insignificant on PI day. Not sure why.

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    Happy Pi day. I feel so irrational today.

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    - it's pretty well established that Hitler was an *******.

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    A short poem, in piambic diameter:
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    Wheel in the sky
    Fly
    Pi in the sky
    Why?
    .
    .

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    Quote Originally Posted by KingTermite View Post
    Happy Pi day. I feel so irrational today.

    I it!
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    pi is objective
    pie is subjective

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    Yeah we celebrated it yesterday...

    Got a cherry one and an unspiced apple one.

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    I made a lemon meringue yesterday in honor of the day.
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    I had a doughnut in honor.

    Every passing minute is another chance to turn it all around.

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    Quote Originally Posted by fuzzbox View Post
    I had a doughnut in honor.
    From where?
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    Obviously, the guy's like a 12th level white wizard or something. His mere presence is a danger to mortals.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SingingSabre View Post
    From where?
    Dunkin, I didn't buy them.

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