Comments on: Counterparties http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2010/07/13/counterparties-193/ A slice of lime in the soda Sun, 26 Oct 2014 19:05:02 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: REDruin http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2010/07/13/counterparties-193/comment-page-1/#comment-16697 Tue, 13 Jul 2010 20:47:26 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/?p=4672#comment-16697 it’s the extra 000’s and that British lb. sign…add in it’s a story problem and it’s 4th grade, right? :)

although I wonder if the odds makers blew it, too…I thought the odds were 2^7, which is 256, not 300, and not 3000. SO they not only failed basic math, but probability!

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By: CDNrebel http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2010/07/13/counterparties-193/comment-page-1/#comment-16687 Tue, 13 Jul 2010 18:41:54 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/?p=4672#comment-16687 4th grade? Where are you from? that’s 2nd grade here… :p

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By: REDruin http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2010/07/13/counterparties-193/comment-page-1/#comment-16666 Tue, 13 Jul 2010 15:04:58 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/?p=4672#comment-16666 I’m assuming you’re making fun of the inability to do 4th grade math, wherein 20 x 3k is 60k, not 6k? :)

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