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Old 02-09-2013, 10:20   #481
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Originally Posted by Syclone538 View Post
A good way to explain this to people...

Go find the largest parking lot you can. Pick a car at random, and look at the vin#. What are the odds that you were going to find a car with that vin? Effectively zero.

Although I think there are people who will be prone to miss the point completely and object on the grounds that cars are made, even though that doesn't have anything to do with the point being demonstrated. At least when the point is being made within the context of the current discussion.
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