The Baader-Meinhof Phenomenon or Frequency Illusion

The Frequency Illusion

Here are two good, short reads on the frequency illusion, also called the Baader-Meinhof Phenomenon, a consequence of the fact that our brains are designed to find patterns.

What’s the Baader-Meinhof phenomenon?

THE BAADER-MEINHOF PHENOMENON

 

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