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How Do You Like Those Odds?

Again, Stuart Staniford runs the numbers and clarifies the analysis, and comes up with some really hideously bad possibilities. In his “Odds of Cooking the Grandchildren” Staniford shows us the implications of a PNAS paper that I’d missed: There is a horrible paper in this week’s Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (hat-tip Desdemona…