Zerohedge ‘base rates’ Black Lives Matter

Base rates! Base rates!

You can’t understand a phenomenon until you look at the base rates!

You’re a slave to your impulses unless you look at the base rates!

Which Zerohedge gets:

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By the way, in all the time since ‘Black Lives Matter’ has been a ‘thing’, I have never seen this fact pointed out in the legacy press. It took an insurgent finance blog to point it out. The legacy media is hopelessly compromised by its my-side bias. It can’t die fast enough.

Kudos to Zerohedge.

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About Stebbing Heuer

A person interested in exploring human perception, reasoning, judgement and deciding, and in promoting clear, effective thinking and the making of good decisions.
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