The more we elaborate our means of communication, the less we communicate.
— J, B, Priestley, born in 1894
Benford's Law: Numbers in natural sets of data are not uniformly distributed (e.g. 30% of numbers have 1 as their first digit). Used by the IRS and other tax agencies to determine if you've lied about your finances.
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