Geekdom is as Geekdom doesMarch 14, 2010 Tim Worstallblogs2 CommentsFun fact of the day: MIT releases its undergraduate admission decisions at 1:59 pm today. (That is, at 3.14159). previousAnyone want an easy C$ 5,000?nextOn the reputation of the Daily Mail 2 thoughts on “Geekdom is as Geekdom does” Paul Coombes March 16, 2010 at 9:37 am I think of myself as a geek but it took me a while to figure out the connection between 3.14159 and 1.59 pm. One is not helped by the fact that the connection only works if one uses the slightly illogical, American method of writing the date. Now, if they had released the data on the 31 April… Andrew Duffin March 16, 2010 at 5:34 pm What Paul said. I really struggled with this thinking surely they have it wrong, 1.59pm is actually 1359 so they’ve got their digits in the wrong place, so to speak (!). Only to be expected from the people who brought us 11/9, I suppose. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.