pgf-pie is a LaTeX package for drawing pie charts (and some interesting variants on pie charts) with the PGF/TikZ graphics package.
The examples in this document are from the pgf-pie manual, version 0.2.
The source code for pgf-pie is available at http://code.google.com/p/pgf-pie/.
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A drawing in TikZ.
The first picture draws an impossible brick, which induces
an optical illusion similar to that triggered by Escher's
The second picture draws a Penrose triangle, another similar