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09/18/2005: Interesting experiment....


I don't give a shit about football, or any sport other than baseball, for that matter (to me, the sports year begins with the reporting of pitchers and catchers to spring training in February, and ends with the last out of the World Series), but this experiment looks interesting:

Adding a twist to my bet with Kevin (yet to be accepted by him), FDR is picking games to compete against the two of us. If FDR has a higher winning percentage than both of us at the end of the season, our bet is null and void.

I should mention that FDR is a dime, the only coin I had.

I shall toss the coin, with heads picking the home team, and tails picking the road team. Since a coin cannot be biased for or against anyone, not even on results that have already happened, Iím tossing for weeks 1 and 2 to get full numbers. Iím skipping the Raiders/Patriots game from week 1 just so we have all predicted the same number.
Right now, I'd bet on FDR being more accurate than tgirsch or Kevin....

:-) (in case either Tom or Kevin read us....)

Len on 09.18.05 @ 01:25 PM CST



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