The other day, I left a comment on a story about statistics on plane crashes. I decided that it, a reply and my return reply were worth immortalising in these columns. They ran thusly…
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Statistically, your chances of dying in a plane are around the same as your winning the lottery (all six numbers). Of course this is cold comfort when, having just WON the lottery, you are sitting waiting for takeoff on your celebratory holiday!