Here at FiveThirtyEight, we spend a lot of time thinking about how to predict stuff. The science of prediction is pretty hard to get right consistently. But in …

Here is a funny article on psychic predictions from the website that has become synonymous with presidential predictions 🙂  Can you trust psychic predictions in 2021 (or any other year) and how much different is a psychic from a statistician?  Something many folks would find funny of course to compare…..but it should be noted, many PSYCHICS predicted the 2016 election far better than the political pundits did, including….many here on our community, that Donald Trump would win.  (something many of us are lamenting 4 years later 🙂

Some of the psychic predictions we’ve covered for 2021 include:

Finally, an end to the Covid pandemic.  (but not before it has a few more surprises up it’s sleeve…and unfortunately, leave many more casualties in it’s wake)

A year of dramatic political unrest.  (with some presidential surprises as well, as several in our community have predicted even bigger problems for Biden’s first year in office, than the obvious challenges he’ll be facing next month)

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