If you missed the news, ‘post truth’ has been chosen as the Word of the Year 2016 by Oxford Dictionaries. post truth – is an adjective defined as ‘relating to or denoting circumstances in which objective facts are less influential in shaping public opinion than appeals to emotion and personal belief’.
Disclaimer upfront. This is not a political blog. While the world around us is getting adjusted to the reality of Donald Trump as the president elect of the US, he proved almost the entire media and the data science pundits wrong, though some of them had been consistent in their prediction of Trump’s victory.