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Zithers
Joined: 15 Aug 2010 Posts: 2875

Posted: Thu Nov 29, 2012 5:15 pm Post subject: this is what it has come to... vote heads or tails! 



http://www.facebook.com/CarolinaPanthers?v=app_125373244286931
the panthers are a legendary 012 on coin flips this year. 013 if you count the draft one against miami. so they want us fans to decide which side they should call for!
i'm going tails. _________________


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atown703
Joined: 22 Feb 2008 Posts: 10616 Location: Alexandria, Virginia

Posted: Thu Nov 29, 2012 6:31 pm Post subject: 



tails never fails _________________


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rjkilla
Joined: 01 Jan 2008 Posts: 5382

Posted: Thu Nov 29, 2012 8:36 pm Post subject: 



if they were a good team stupid crap like this wouldn't matter. _________________


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panther dude
Joined: 01 Apr 2007 Posts: 6757 Location: East Lansing, MI

Posted: Fri Nov 30, 2012 2:22 am Post subject: 



Funny they assume they still have fans to ask.. 

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FriendlyEnemy
Joined: 30 Dec 2010 Posts: 2736 Location: USA

Posted: Fri Nov 30, 2012 5:28 am Post subject: 



Let's just say I flip a coin 13 times straight and lose every time. What is the probability of losing the coin toss 13 straight times?
0.012%. There is a 0.012% chance of us losing 13 straight coin tosses. It's that kind of season guys _________________


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faccda01
Joined: 25 Feb 2007 Posts: 4083 Location: Delaware

Posted: Fri Nov 30, 2012 11:14 am Post subject: 



FriendlyEnemy wrote:  Let's just say I flip a coin 13 times straight and lose every time. What is the probability of losing the coin toss 13 straight times?
0.012%. There is a 0.012% chance of us losing 13 straight coin tosses. It's that kind of season guys 
That's why I bought a powerball ticket. I figured if this could happen anything could.
And I won $4!!! _________________


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cpanthers178990
Joined: 19 Jan 2008 Posts: 3309

Posted: Fri Nov 30, 2012 1:29 pm Post subject: 



FriendlyEnemy wrote:  Let's just say I flip a coin 13 times straight and lose every time. What is the probability of losing the coin toss 13 straight times?
0.012%. There is a 0.012% chance of us losing 13 straight coin tosses. It's that kind of season guys 
Actually it's even worse.
(.5^13) = .00012%
Roughly
This whole season is statistically improbable so I'm really not surprised. _________________ SuperCam Career stat track.
78 GP
18,263 Pass Yards
117 Pass TDs
3,207 Rush Yards
43 Rush TDs 

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james.mcmurry13
Joined: 28 Dec 2006 Posts: 32737 Location: North Carolina

Posted: Fri Nov 30, 2012 5:26 pm Post subject: 



My sources tell me that we have about a 5050 chance of picking this correctly for the team. 

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Rumless
Joined: 01 Sep 2012 Posts: 1517 Location: Chiefs Kingdom

Posted: Fri Nov 30, 2012 10:39 pm Post subject: 



Teams have broken slumps against the Chiefs. This seems like the next one. _________________ [quote="aceinthehouse"]I personally do NOT think Lewis is the Greatest MLBer ever.
In fact, I'm not sure he's better than our very own London Fletcher.[/quote] 

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cpanthers178990
Joined: 19 Jan 2008 Posts: 3309

Posted: Fri Nov 30, 2012 11:07 pm Post subject: 



Rumless wrote:  Teams have broken slumps against the Chiefs. This seems like the next one. 
We gon win the coin toss and the forum just gon be like.
_________________ SuperCam Career stat track.
78 GP
18,263 Pass Yards
117 Pass TDs
3,207 Rush Yards
43 Rush TDs 

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FriendlyEnemy
Joined: 30 Dec 2010 Posts: 2736 Location: USA

Posted: Sat Dec 01, 2012 5:16 am Post subject: 



cpanthers178990 wrote:  FriendlyEnemy wrote:  Let's just say I flip a coin 13 times straight and lose every time. What is the probability of losing the coin toss 13 straight times?
0.012%. There is a 0.012% chance of us losing 13 straight coin tosses. It's that kind of season guys 
Actually it's even worse.
(.5^13) = .00012%
Roughly
This whole season is statistically improbable so I'm really not surprised. 
You don't multiply by 100 at the end to get the percentage?
Whatever, that's not important. What's really important is that we ticked off some higher power and we need to appease him/her. _________________


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CarolinaKitten
Joined: 03 Dec 2007 Posts: 12468 Location: 'Scansin

Posted: Sat Dec 01, 2012 4:05 pm Post subject: 



FriendlyEnemy wrote:  cpanthers178990 wrote:  FriendlyEnemy wrote:  Let's just say I flip a coin 13 times straight and lose every time. What is the probability of losing the coin toss 13 straight times?
0.012%. There is a 0.012% chance of us losing 13 straight coin tosses. It's that kind of season guys 
Actually it's even worse.
(.5^13) = .00012%
Roughly
This whole season is statistically improbable so I'm really not surprised. 
You don't multiply by 100 at the end to get the percentage?
Whatever, that's not important. What's really important is that we ticked off some higher power and we need to appease him/her. 
The .5 is the percentage.
Reads as 50%...so you don't need to do it a second time
But you're absolutely right, it isn't that important. What is important is proving wrong the universe and anyone, whether a higher power or the slum land lord down the street, that Carolina CAN go 016 in coin flips! _________________
Sig by Me 

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hudson3010
Joined: 25 May 2006 Posts: 653 Location: Brazil

Posted: Sat Dec 01, 2012 6:29 pm Post subject: 



finally!
i found the reason why we are not winning games
we are losing every coin toss, so we not putting our offense on the field first, this is clearly giving the edge to the opponents
this is a relief, once we focus on the coin toss (like we are now) and find a way to actually win the coin toss battle, we are contenders, watch out! _________________


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panther dude
Joined: 01 Apr 2007 Posts: 6757 Location: East Lansing, MI

Posted: Sun Dec 02, 2012 1:20 am Post subject: 



cpanthers178990 wrote:  Rumless wrote:  Teams have broken slumps against the Chiefs. This seems like the next one. 
We gon win the coin toss and the forum just gon be like.

whats this from? 

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cpanthers178990
Joined: 19 Jan 2008 Posts: 3309

Posted: Sun Dec 02, 2012 1:40 am Post subject: 



panther dude wrote:  cpanthers178990 wrote:  Rumless wrote:  Teams have broken slumps against the Chiefs. This seems like the next one. 
We gon win the coin toss and the forum just gon be like.

whats this from? 
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TRIbCUcQZvY
"Pound cake, French Fries" _________________ SuperCam Career stat track.
78 GP
18,263 Pass Yards
117 Pass TDs
3,207 Rush Yards
43 Rush TDs 

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