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darqueau commented on the word baader-meinhof phenomenon
it could happen to you...
September 17, 2008
vendingmachine commented on the word baader-meinhof phenomenon
When one happens upon some obscure piece of information--often an unfamiliar word or name--and soon afterward encounters the same word, name or information again, often repeatedly. Also known as frequency illusion.
May 19, 2015
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