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Hey, I'm psychic!

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« on: April 03, 2010, 07:21:17 AM »

I just came across this beauty of a “Ka-Ching” idea. 

The aim of the project is to test for proof of physic ability.  Participants must "repeatedly intuit which of the 5 cards lies at the bottom”.  I scored 32% by just selecting the same card over and over.  In my utter delight at this high score I went to the forum to boast and found this nugget by dedicated participants:

QUESTION:  “Statistically, if you choose purely at random, you should come in at around 20%...the more trials, the closer to 20% you get. The basis of this site is that a score significantly over 20% (I don't know what would be considered statistically significant; I haven't read the literature) could be considered evidence of psychic ability.
BUT...what about a score that is significantly LOWER than average? I don't remember who it was, but someone noticed that they seemed to pick the next card a lot. It seems to be it would just as unlikely. My score today is around 11%. Am I psychic--in the wrong direction?”
ANSWER:  “You might be a psychic,most of the time peopel look for high scores,but instead if u get an incredible low score,it can be associated with precognition,you see what card is next and choose the wrong one purposely. Its almost impossible for a normal person to get things wrong out of so many times.”

Talk about catching you coming and going…  Oh, and don't forget to donate and buy something before you leave - here's the link:  https://www4004.ssldomain.com/animaproject/
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« Reply #1 on: April 05, 2010, 15:31:21 PM »

What astounds me is that some people still believe this shit is true ... never ceases to amaze me  Shocked
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