Jim Huggins (jkhuggins) wrote,
Jim Huggins
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Pick a Random Number between 1 and 20.

Seriously, do it now.   And then look behind the cut below ...

There's a non-trivial chance that you picked the number 17.

This is why random number generation is so difficult.  Because people are decidedly un-random.

[Ok.  I'm going to bed soon, so I'll quit filling up my LJ with all this trivia ... this is what happens when I process about two weeks worth of old email messages in one marathon session ...]
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