Choose Your Own Adventure
Recalling a choose-your-own-adventure book, it was theorized that there was a strong likelihood of an unfavorable outcome. This was anecdotal evidence only.
A flowchart of possible pathways shows how a reader may traverse the pages in the book. After analysis of these paths and possible outcomes, a number of statistics and items of interest are presented.
The theory was proven with certainty. The piece enjoyed wide publication on over 50 websites and blogs, including prominent sites in their respective fields such as FlowingData, The Guardian, and Boingboing.