Fall of the Experts

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Steve Templeton Because experts failed so miserably to live up to the public and media’s magical thinking the last three years, the word “expert” has lost a lot of its meaning, and that’s not necessarily a bad thing. Experts are terrible at predictions and don’t have much knowledge outside of their often narrow fields of […]

Social Scientists Can’t Predict Better Than Laymen, Study Finds

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Noah Carl The pandemic has shone a spotlight on public health ‘experts’. Many initially opposed lockdown, before abruptly changing their view when doing so became politically convenient. They said that masks don’t work, only to turn around and back mandates. And after assuring us the vaccines would stop transmission, they were met with overwhelming data to […]