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That's a relief, I prefer only dying once. Pedantic silliness aside, it was clearly an illustration of how frequency can amplify small probabilities to near-certainties, evidenced by the repetitive use of the one-in-a-thousand statistic.



Just another name for Murphy's Law :)




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