Adler says he is eager to surf again, despite the attack.Reminds me of the old (pre-9/11) joke about the guy who always carried a bomb on the plane with him to protect himself from other bombers--after all, what's the probability that there are two bombs on the plane?
"Now I know I'm not gonna get bit again so I'm not scared," he told WSVN. "I mean, how many people get bitten by a shark, twice?"
For both situations I have two words: conditional probability.
The kid's only 15, though, so it's possible he hasn't studied probability yet.