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RAY: The answer, of course, is that the letter "e," one of the most commonly used letters in the English language…

TOM: According to Arthur Conan Doyle, it is the most commonly used letter.

RAY: It used to be.

TOM: Oh, it's not anymore?

RAY: No.

TOM: Now "w" is.

RAY: Yes, exactly: "w-w-w.com." It does not appear once in this entire paragraph, and just to show you how odd this is, this paragraph that I just read to you has 19 "e's" in it.

TOM: Really?

RAY: Exactly. Do we have a winner this week?

TOM: Yes, the winner is Jennifer Hellier from Fornton, Colorado.

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