Archimedes invented the first approximation of pi to calculate exactly how big of a pizza he would need to distract an entire phalanx of Roman soldiers from trampling his rose bushes. Repurpose military innovation with today’s Groupon: for $19, you get a pizza dinner at Rocco’s Pizzeria & Restaurant (up to a $45.40 total value) in Brooklyn. The package includes:
- Two 18-inch specialty pizzas (up to a $19.95 value each)
- Two 2-liters bottles of soft drinks (a $2.75 value each)<p>
Specialty pies fill the menu at Rocco’s Pizzeria & Restaurant, and homemade crusts weigh heavy with dozens of savory toppings. Popular pies include a fresh mozzarella and tomatoes disk perched atop 18 inches of signature marinara sauce, as well as a vodka sauce pie slathered in marinara’s zesty proxy. Between nibbles of buffalo chicken or taco pies, 2-liter soda bottles provide effervescing refreshment and a medium with which to demonstrate how tornadoes work.