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James Vogl
James Vogl
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Member Since
June 18, 2012
Last Seen
May 3
Member Type
Bridge Player
about me
Former backgammon/poker professional. Currently a hedge fund manager addicted to bridge since 2006 but am pretty hopeless.
Country
United Kingdom

Bridge Information

Bridge Accomplishments
Having first monthly positive statement after 6 years at the rubber bridge club.
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TGR
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Bridge in A Box - Give the game you love to the people you love!
Good luck with the endeavour. I am working on something similar we should speak. Like some of the concepts but don’t get the box at all. People just need cards to play bridge not a box. Better to just have all the demos and info online/app
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James do you have any links to a statistical study of normal as opposed to precision dice being more likely to come up 6?
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Ditto Leonard I think initially tricky as so used to rolling a die being independent whereas here it is somewhat conditional.
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Wow Sam 6:7 same as 36:42 Burn eventually got to so think we have confirmation! Thx
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Maybe that’s why I am a hopeless bridge player?! Like concepts but maybe need to watch the pips better.
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Good enough for Kit, good enough for me and should be for others: “Seems clear to me from the wording of the problem that we keep rolling the die until the sequence occurs for the first time.” Even my lawyer who charges by the 6 minutes doesn’t nitpick like ...
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Honestly it’s such a pain posting on BW as so many comments are over-pedantic. Many tell me they don’t bother posting for this reason. Not one person says, “great problem” when something which seems so obvious at first glance is wrong to the vast majority.... and you may ...
In The Well: Chip Martel
Totally agree Chip and offered to fund the development of that exact app on BW a few times but no one interested and I don’t have the technical know how to get started. Offer still open!
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David what’s the odds if you flip a coin consecutively until either head head comes up or tail head. Guess tail head more likely by same logic but by how much please?
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Bravo Roland nicely explained. Amazing how only 8% of BW responses so far have been right when it is a similar kind of logic puzzle to bridge.
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