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Freakonomics posted this podcast, which discussed how we often misperceive risks: Risks of getting eaten by a shark, killed in a terrorist attack, or dying in an airplane accident are much lower than many think, while the risk of brain injury in football may be quite high, and paradoxically may be exacerbated by the excellent helmet technology we now have. Worth a listen (takes about 1/2 hour, but you can put it into your iPod).

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