Visual Exponents

My roommate, Kanada, found this picture on Tumblr. It’s a great visual for exponents. Talk about arithmecats…

(cat + cat^box) ^box


You Learn Something New Everyday

Today, I learned “segway” (the word, not the self-balancing tourist-mobile) is actually just a misspelling. The proper spelling is segue.

Segue. From the Italian seguire, meaning “to follow from.” Or, you know, Spanish seguir. It’s like our languages have common roots or something.