Victor Ganata
Today Is Unlucky for People Who Have Bad Luck Today
That's probably the most ridiculous thing I've ever seen in Scientific American. Two data points? Bzzzt. - Stephen Mack
Well, I'm satisfied. I've seen even more outrageous conclusions from even smaller sample sizes. The more important question is the mechanism. ;) - Victor Ganata
It's bad luck to be superstitious. - Morton Fox
I actually do think there might be a self-fulfilling prophecy/confimation bias effect. I think there really are studies that seem to demonstrate that people who think they're unlucky really do tend to experience worse outcomes. - Victor Ganata