All of Geoffrey Irving's Comments + Replies

This is a great post!  Very nice to lay out the picture in more detail than LTSP and the previous LTP posts, and I like the observations about the trickiness of the n-way assumption.

I also like the "Is it time to give up?" section.  Though I share your view that it's hard to get around the fundamental issue: if we imagine interpretability tools telling us what the model is thinking, and assume that some of the content that must be communicated is statistical, I don't see how that communication doesn't need some simplifying assumption to be interp... (read more)

4Spencer Becker-Kahn1y
Thanks very much Geoffrey; glad you liked the post. And thanks for the interesting extra remarks.