So, apparently there was this big hoo-hah today about some political thing or the other. But the real significance of today is this:
That’s right – today is the day that Doc set as the Future in the first Back to the Future movie!
UPDATE: No, it wasn’t. Three years too early. Sigh.
What’s more, today is also June 28, or “6/28” – which means it is Tau Day! What is tau, you ask? It’s the true circle constant (6.28), unlike that upstart Pi. For more details on the primacy of Tau and the centuries-old conspiracy that is Pi, see the Tau Manifesto, though really I think this image says it all:
and here’s a snappy little music video too:
so, enjoy today, a most historic and important day! And don’t worry/gloat too much about that other thing. It’s really not as important as this.
One thought on “forget Obamacare and SCOTUS: it’s Tau day! it’s Back to the Future Day!”
Alas, I fear the Back to the Future thing is a hack photoshop job (http://articles.chicagotribune.com/2012-06-27/entertainment/ct-talk-back-to-the-future-hoax-0628-20120627_1_marty-mcfly-hoax-date), but yay for Tau Day!!!
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