Predictions Are Stupid

Episode 93: “Predictions Are Stupid”

The midterm elections surprised us all – but why?? It’s the question JDK asks us all to consider in this episode as we figure out why the forecasted “red wave” made only a splash. Could it be that our own focus on trying to control outcomes – predictions – could be a major problem for us? Are there better ways to frame and understand how elections work? To what degree is the history of elections helpful or harmful in ascertaining where the country is at any given moment? Take a listen and hear JDK’s suggestions while you consider some of your own.