Fun statistical fact: Cows are about 300 times
more likely to
kill you than coyotes.
Minor sidenote to statistical fact: If it was
common for people to keep several hundred
coyotes on their property and routinely chase
them into a corral and handle them, this
statistic would be different.
this is a great summary of 'conditional
probability', a statistical property many people
Bi frienatytron feel like this post just made me realize that
both coconut trees and vending machines,
items often quoted in wacky death statistics,
are both things that people shake vigorously