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Old February 12, 2018, 14:55   #5
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Originally Posted by grumbleguts View Post
The was brought up in the usenet group, or whatever it was called, in the mid nineties, it seems a lot of people noticed failures come in clusters, I am well aware of the maths involved in calculating the probabilities, and strings of failures still today appear more often than their theoretical probabilities would suggest.

I got 11 failures in a row which is approximately 1 in 10.5 million.

Now I get that a 1 in 10.5 million still has that chance. But it happened twice in 45 minutes. And it was a phenomenon that people have noticed in the past.
The RNG totally changed since the r.g.r.a days. Maybe twice. It's just confirmation bias.
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