29 September 2009

"Is 0 Odd or Even?" Are you serious?



Eugene Volokh of the eponymous Conspiracy took a poll of his readership, asking Is 0 Odd or Even? Look ye upon the poll results and despair!

This, gentle reader, is why we don't do mathematics by popular vote.

An odd number of Kudos to Eugene for exposing such innumeracy. An even number of kudos to about half his readers....