Originally Posted by wil318466
History is important because you can analyze human situations that tend to come up over and over and over again across the planet.
This is why it's important. It's the same as having historical data for financial markets. The important thing is to be able to apply the correct circumstances to the current situation you are trying to find a solution to. Unfortunately, most people can't do that, so they **** it up.
I was going to say pretty much exactly this. Why do I almost always agree with you?