Come defeat me in the March Madness

I laughed at the thought of hosting my own March Madness group. So I made a group on all of the three big services. Come join! One of the groups has a CRAZY point structure.

Fun with pi on Twitter

What if all the people who tweeted the first 280 digits of pi actually knew them by heart, and typed them in manually?

What’s in your pencil cup?

Participate in #mypencilcup by photographing what’s in your pencil cup.

14-year-old Shaun White gives 9 wise words

A 2001 interview shows quite a bit of wisdom from the 14-year-old Shaun White. Points like respect for elders, being willing to admit what he doesn’t know, and the importance of community.

19th century chair as a Transformer

I might have gone too far. I have come up with three different Transformer names for this 19th century armchair in the Art Institute’s collection.