# Thread: today's date

pi day

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Pi Day is an annual celebration commemorating the mathematical constant π (pi). Pi Day is observed on March 14.

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John,

Is it celebrated in Europe on July 22?

Steve

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you mean 22 7 14 ? i am obfuscated

i meant 3. 14 14 (off by .003, got to wait a few more years...)

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Don't they put the day first, and then the month?

22/7=3.14

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I got it right.

In celebration, we just picked up a Cherry Pi … which we will apply the principles of geometry to slice evenly.

Math is yummy.

- Marc

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ha! marc is off by 3 weeks
steven is working with whole numbers
but Pi is transcendental

so marc got it right!

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Maybe so, but however you spell pi[e], cherry has two Rs.

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Originally Posted by stephengilbert
Maybe so, but however you spell pi[e], cherry has two Rs.
Yes, a typo which I fixed. The thought of a slice of Cherry Pi(e) is a cheery one to be sure.

- Marc

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Originally Posted by jlm
you mean 22 7 14 ? i am obfuscated

i meant 3. 14 14 (off by .003, got to wait a few more years...)
3.141592564 more or less, actually a little less
-bob

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Originally Posted by fotografz
I got it right.

In celebration, we just picked up a Cherry Pi … which we will apply the principles of geometry to slice evenly.

Math is yummy.

- Marc
and there is Cherry Py CherryPy ? A Minimalist Python Web Framework
-bob

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