Date: Nov 17, 2012 11:54 PM
Author: jimp@specsol.spam.sux.com
Subject: Re: OT: Stephen Fry does something no human has ever done before

In sci.physics Sam Wormley <swormley1@gmail.com> wrote:
> On 11/17/12 7:11 PM, jimp@specsol.spam.sux.com wrote:
>> In sci.physics Sam Wormley <swormley1@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> Stephen Fry does something no human has ever done before
>>>> http://www.sciencedump.com/content/steven-fry-does-something-no-human-being-has-ever-done
>>
>> Utter, puerile, nonsense; that's not the way statistics and probability work.
>>
>>

>
> Simply calculate the probability that your shuffled deck is the
> same as somebody else's shuffled deck. Here's jimp's chance to
> make a contribution to the newsgroup.


This is NOT a statistics and probability news group, it is sci.physics,
ass hat.

BTW, ass hat, starting with a new deck adds a huge bias to the results
of a shuffle.