song lyrics over the internet

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was produced by the Winton programme for the public understanding of risk based in the Statistical Laboratory in the University of Cambridge. The aim was to help improve the way that uncertainty and risk are discussed in society, and show how probability and statistics can be both useful and entertaining.

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Years ago, I was text-chatting online with a friend. Out of nowhere, I decided to make a random, off-topic comment: I simply sent a single line of lyrics from a song I had heard recently and that was stuck in my head. He replied, telling me that as he read my message, that exact line from that song had played. It is something we still remember and refer to once in a while today. I should point out that the song was not a current Top 40 song or anything that got much radio play at the time. It was a fairly obscure country song that had been popular probably 10+ years prior to this happening.
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Date submitted:Wed, 23 Jun 2021 03:13:44 +0000Coincidence ID:11305