Month: September 2018

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Deja Vu’s Cousin: The Baader-Meinhof Phenomenon

Have you learned a word or concept or seen an item and then suddenly see it everywhere? You’re left with a sense of confusion as to why that thing is so much more common now. That concept right there is the Baader-Meinhof phenomenon. Like deja vu where you’ve seen something before but don’t know from what, the Baader-Meinhof phenomenon also experiences that but focuses more on how much more frequently you see that recurring thing.