More importance you give, less important you get
Noise vs signal in determining event significance
|Leon Lin||Oct 7|
It is difficult, if not impossible, to determine an event's significance while you're living through it, due to the amount of noise vs signal.
We live in historic times.
Do we really though? Put another way, would you know whether an event is historic or not, while you're living through it?
The paper "Predicting history"  makes…