Check out this post on Mathematica’s blog. It’s one of the best I’ve read in a while. Ever wondered what the best hangman words are? Did you even know that you cared? It’s amazing how strange, interesting, and beautiful a smart and creative person can make the ordinary. I call this the Jerry Seinfeld school of mathematics. It reminded me of this Dan Meyer post, tackling the problem of which line to get into at the grocery store.