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Message 3963 - Posted: 4 Jul 2004, 11:40:35 UTC

I may be wrong, but I am quite sure that the current user of the day (Mark Elowitz) has been one before.

Can someone better at maths than me come up with the odds, or does the system use a bad random number generator ?

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Message 4249 - Posted: 5 Jul 2004, 2:34:24 UTC - in response to Message 3963.
Last modified: 5 Jul 2004, 2:34:51 UTC

> I may be wrong, but I am quite sure that the current user of the day (Mark
> Elowitz) has been one before.
>
> Can someone better at maths than me come up with the odds, or does the system
> use a bad random number generator ?
>
>

It's simple.. they're only using "happy Boninc'ers"! (the number available is quite low 1 of 3, or 1 of 5)

They had Mark, the french poodle, the "thumbs up guy" and now it's back to Mark!

I wonder, after they've been validated as "user of the day" three times, are they granted credit?


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Message 4776 - Posted: 6 Jul 2004, 6:28:58 UTC - in response to Message 4249.

> > I may be wrong, but I am quite sure that the current user of the day
> (Mark
> > Elowitz) has been one before.
> >
> > Can someone better at maths than me come up with the odds, or does the
> system
> > use a bad random number generator ?
> >
> >
>
> It's simple.. they're only using "happy Boninc'ers"! (the number available is
> quite low 1 of 3, or 1 of 5)
>
> They had Mark, the french poodle, the "thumbs up guy" and now it's back to
> Mark!
>
> I wonder, after they've been validated as "user of the day" three times, are
> they granted credit?
>
>
> HHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa

ewwwwwwwwwwww thanks woody needed a good laugh today
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