Did the new changes work?

Alright, let’s talk about the 2021 German election. Last Sunday, over 46 million Germans voted to elect members of Germany’s parliament (the Bundestag), and within a few weeks (or maybe months) the Bundestag will appoint Germany’s new Chancellor.

These are some takeaways on Germany’s electoral system after the 2021 election…

Proof with trig identities

There’s a a cool Twitter bot called infseriesbot. The other day they posted this:

These are some neat identities for sin(3x), cos(3x), and tan(3x)!

I’m going to quickly break down why the sin(3x) identity is true, step-by-step, pointing out the identities I use along the way.

Angle-Sum Identities

We’ll start with…

I’m burnt out from watching numbers on screens bob up and down

“Online points mode” is a running joke among my friends.

Usually when you play a video game, the wins and losses don’t matter once the game is over. But many games have two modes: a “normal mode” and a “ranked mode.” In ranked mode, wins and losses propel you higher…

I am hungry for a chickenjoy

Inside a Jollibee, you’re hit with the irresistible smell of greasy chicken, mango peach pies hot from the oven, piles of spaghetti dappled in sweet tomato sauce and packed into thin cardboard boxes. Jollibee is the most popular fast-food chain in the Philippines for a reason.

Jollibee has over 1300…

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