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February 23, 2018


Students in Louisiana thought this math symbol looked like a gun. Police were called

(Thanks to Glen Page and Peter Metrinko)


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+ target group.

= illegal dietary supplement

the square root of stupid are six.

Of course things escalated when hard of hearing Officer O'Malley showed up.

"Meth you say? You're ALL going to the hous-gow!"

A caulking gun, maybe, but even that's a stretch.

This is prob the wrong parish to crank up the boom box with “I Shot the Sheriff (But I Did Not Shoot the Deputy).

"...the symbol, which represents a number that when multiplied by itself equals another number..."

The reporter isn't a math genius either.

From a Facebook friend: maybe he was from the terrorist group Al-gebra

It could be the root of all evil

This is what happens when you eat too many of those Tide pods.

It’s obviously a weapon of math destruction.

It was a trig warning

Usually the result is irregular.

I just had to use cosine to determine a segment length for a circumscribed pentagon. Not a circumscribed pentagram, which is something else.

Circumscribed is what they does to boy babies.

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