Reply to post: Re: Odds

Laser-zapping scientists will save the Earth from meteorite destruction

Captain DaFt

Re: Odds

"I would argue that the odds of this happening is insignificant."

So there's a serial arsonist in your city, but since the odds he'll torch your house today are quite insignificant, you're quite happy to let the city wait until he's approaching your house with a gas can and lighter before they start building a fire department?

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