Martin Plimmer is a journalist, broadcaster, member of comedy duo The Men Who Know and author of the novel, King of the Castle ("warmly recommended to anyone on active service with a family unit" - Daily Mail). Once, in a hospital waiting room after banging his head, Martin found a two-year-old magazine open at an article he had written on the subject of headaches.
Authors of Beyond Coincidence, Brian King & Martin Plimmer, shared their in-depth exploration into the phenomena of coincidence. From the mathematical point of view, Plimmer said, "everything happens by chance." And yet, he related a story of how a statistics teacher was trying to demonstrate the odds of 50/50 to his class, by tossing a coin and the coin landed on its side.... More »