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You note the two fundamental points (single event vs multiple event, and the illusion of control) that change the perceptions of these things, but they don't undermine my point, they only underline that we are poor, in general, at grasping probabilities and causality.

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by Jerome a Paris (etg@eurotrib.com) on Mon May 8th, 2006 at 03:26:59 AM EST
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