# Re: Mistake

Miss Elaine Eos <misc@*Your-pants*PlayNaked.com> wrote in news:j4m5c2\$nu8\$1
@dont-email.me:

On 2011-09-12 21:45:35 +0000, Bart Goddard <goddardbe@xxxxxxxxxxxx> said:
The guy who's 5% in the poles has a postive chance (maybe 1/googalplex)
of winning. You can say that you "knew he had no chance of winning"
but that won't be quite right.

...But only to a pedant. For Normal Humans, even 1:1,000,000 counts as
"0 chance."

However, a much closer race, say 60% to 40% (I have a crossword to do,
so I'm not working out the math just now) in the poles, would give

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