Daft Punk: The Odds of You Actually Getting Lucky

June 7, 2013 By:

Not since the invention of the text message has something consumed the world’s collective attention span as effectively as Daft Punk’s “Get Lucky.” In a single, swift arrival the annoyingly popular hit consumed a generation and, frankly, made all the other popular culture robots a little jealous.

But while you’re singing away to Pharrell’s vocals (again and again), consider the fact that you don’t have that good a chance of actually getting lucky. Overall, it’s more like 1:4 odds. Here’s a breakdown to bring you back down to reality.