Most Math Lectures Make Me Want To Take A Nap. This One Made Me Rethink Most Of Earth's Problems.

I'll be honest: For the first 30 seconds, you're going to wonder why you're watching what appears to be a boring lecture about math. Hang in there. By the time you get to 6:30, you'll be super-excited by how quickly you learned this critical concept — and even more worried about what it means for our future. Hopefully, you'll want to make sure everyone else you know learns it too.

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"The issue on the table..."

Two of Hamilton's most beloved numbers are the Cabinet Battles between Alexander Hamilton and Thomas Jefferson. In Cabinet Battle #1, the issue on the table was Hamilton's national financial plan. In Cabinet Battle #2, the issue was whether to provide France assistance in their revolutionary war.

But there was a third rap battle written for the show, which was cut due to time and because it didn't actually move the plot along. The issue on the table for Cabinet Battle #3? Slavery.

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