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Subject:  Narrative vs Truth Date:  12/10/2018  10:01 PM
Author:  qazulight Number:  548900 of 571943

From a tweet from Epsilon Theory.

Why is there no such thing as a false narrative? Because true/false doesn't exist in Information Theory. A signal is informationally strong if it changes our mind about the world, informationally weak if it doesn't. Zero relationship to Truth with a capital T.
Sorry.


The narrative wins.

Always.

Cheers
Qazulight
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