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Penalty Shootout Wager 2

B, having made a fool of himself by proposing a penalty shootout format that disadvantaged him (see this post— B’s expected winnings were ≤ 0), goes back and thinks about how he can get his money back. After some thought, he proposes … Continue reading

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Penalty Shootout Wager

Having been inspired by the recent World Cup, A approaches B with a proposition:  A: Hey B, let’s play a game of sudden-death penalties. If I score and you miss, you pay me $10. If you score and I miss, … Continue reading

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World Cup 2014

In the spirit of the ongoing World Cup, I thought it’ll be fun to answer some random questions about the World Cup that crossed my mind. (Image courtesy of calvinayre.com)

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