From the perspective of a statistician, how would you explain that someone who lived in Arabia in the sixth century still has such a profound influence over the lives of a billion of the world's people fourteen centuries later?
This is the third time that I have been through an economic event where there were groups of people who said the old methods of analysis didn't apply. As I will demonstrate, nothing could be farther from the truth.
Selling TV by means of Google's online auction model is a black swan. No one can predict what eventual effect it will have on the sale of broadcast and cable TV network, national spot television, and local television inventory.