Getting a good job

From: Sellam Ismail <>
Date: Sat Jul 1 11:08:06 2000

On Sat, 1 Jul 2000, Douglas Quebbeman wrote:

> Hoosier politicians have particular trouble understanding
> that some things are simply beyond their control; at some
> time (during the 1840s IIRC), a Hoosier legislator proposed
> a bill to change the value of Pi to 3.0 since that would
> make all calcultations involving Pi more easy to perform.
> I'm really surprised it that it failed to pass...

>From what I recall, it actually got pretty close until someone stood up to
point out the stupidity of it all, whence it quickly died.

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