20070314, 10:40  #1 
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"Danny"
Dec 2002
California
2^{4}×3×7^{2} Posts 
happy Pi Day!
Well, it's 3/14 today! :D

20070314, 11:06  #2 
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"Tim Sorbera"
Aug 2006
San Antonio, TX USA
17×251 Posts 
Happy Pi Day one and all!

20070314, 12:07  #3 
Bamboozled!
"πΊππ·π·π"
May 2003
Down not across
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20070314, 12:11  #4 
Nov 2003
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20070314, 13:19  #5 
Jul 2004
Potsdam, Germany
33F_{16} Posts 
Actually, it's 14.3.

20070314, 14:00  #6  
Feb 2007
2^{4}·3^{3} Posts 
Quote:
Results 1  50 of about 126,000 for "14th of March". In other languages : "On est le quatorze mars 2007." "Wir schreiben heute den vierzehnten MΓ€rz 2007." So writing 14. 3. 2007 is the most logical thing: the fourteenth day of the third month of the year 2007. Unfortunately, there is no 14th month, so there would never be a pi day (except in the year 4159, for example ; maybe already in 2041 some will write 3.1.41 but that's less recognizable...) 

20070314, 14:05  #7 
Oct 2004
Austria
2·17·73 Posts 
Happy 3.14159265358979323846264338327950 day!
Edit: Here it is 15 o'clock local time. Last fiddled with by Andi47 on 20070314 at 14:06 
20070314, 14:10  #8 
"Lucan"
Dec 2006
England
194A_{16} Posts 
Put these time units in order of size: Month Day Year

20070314, 14:48  #9 
Sep 2006
Brussels, Belgium
3^{3}·61 Posts 
Most of the world use one of two representations for dates, the only logical one : "year month day" as used in Hungary, Japan and Sweden amongst others or the reverse "day month year".
The whole world speaks of a quantity by citing the biggest unit first :  length : 5 km 150 m or to use archaic length units 3 miles, 354 yards 1 foot and 5 inches ;  time : it is now (in Brussels) 15 hours, 20 minutes 56 seconds or 15:20:56 ;  numbers : 735 represents 7 hundreds, 3 tens and five units. Only the USA uses an totally illogical ordering of units for its dates, transposed to the numbering system it would have us write 357 for 7 hundreds, 3 tens and five units ! It is also AFAIK the last country not to use the metric system. There is something as the ISO (International Standards Organisation), it has the following standard for dates yyyymmdd [hh[:mm[:ss ... ]]]. Last fiddled with by S485122 on 20070314 at 14:49 
20070314, 15:27  #10 
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"Tim Sorbera"
Aug 2006
San Antonio, TX USA
17×251 Posts 
Not quite, Liberia and Myanmar also don't use metric. (map of nonmetric countries)
And 537 is so much better? 
20070314, 15:29  #11 
"Lucan"
Dec 2006
England
2·3·13·83 Posts 
year month day makes sorting by age simple

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