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by kozzoz
Sun Sep 26, 2010 9:04 am UTC
Forum: Mathematics
Topic: Probablity
Replies: 3
Views: 962

Re: Probablity

Brilliant! Thank you.
by kozzoz
Sun Sep 26, 2010 7:46 am UTC
Forum: Mathematics
Topic: Probablity
Replies: 3
Views: 962

Probablity

I got seconded to London last week for a project and am amazed at the rent-a-bike system in place. For those of you who don't know about it, peppered throughout the city are Barclays-branded rent-a-bikes where you swipe a card, grab a bike from a bike rack, and toodle off to the bike station nearest...
by kozzoz
Mon Mar 15, 2010 5:03 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0714: "Porn For Women"
Replies: 298
Views: 67877

Re: Porn For Women

It's like the statistic that says women are better drivers that I keep hearing about, that completely failed to take into account proportion rather then pure numbers as there were and quite likely still are more male drivers hence higher numbers of accidents etc... Insurance companies use these sta...
by kozzoz
Thu Mar 04, 2010 3:22 am UTC
Forum: Serious Business
Topic: How about those Olympics?
Replies: 25
Views: 3415

Re: How about those Olympics?

The British media isn't reflective of the British public, I think you'll find that there are quite a number of them who were as entranced by the games as people back in Canada. I'm in Australia, and found the games wonderful apart from the insipid Channel 9 coverage including Eddie 'Everywhere' MacG...
by kozzoz
Fri Feb 12, 2010 6:29 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0701: "Science Valentine"
Replies: 133
Views: 37742

Re: "Science Valentine" Discussion

I would heartily agree with the comic, but as in most forms of statistics, this doesn't show the full picture... - were there independent variables early in the relationship that boosted happiness (ie, was he high on ecstasy for three years straight)? - were there independent variables late in the r...
by kozzoz
Fri Jan 29, 2010 11:19 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0692: "Dirty Harry"
Replies: 93
Views: 21534

Re: "Dirty Harry" Discussion

Sorry, no, thanks for playing. Rain Man buys his underwear at K-mart so that's where he prefers to shop for ammo. And I can't find the quote right now, but there's a scene in the movie where he's listing things that happen on particular days of the week or giving the day of the week for dates that ...
by kozzoz
Fri Jan 29, 2010 4:16 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 0692: "Dirty Harry"
Replies: 93
Views: 21534

Re: "Dirty Harry" Discussion

Yeah, you definitely need to go to K-mart and get some more ammo. Definitely go to K-mart. On a Tuesday. Sir you are now my hero. Well played. Is that from that film with Tom Cruise? Rain Man IS the film with Tom Cruise so, yeah Close, but no cigar. Refer: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Columbine_Hig...

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