Precision is impossible in the absence of recall.
Recall is productive only of frustration in the absence of precision.
The information professions owe a duty to maximize each in the presence of the other; a casual trade-off leaves both sides wanting. We earn trust and find the pony by advancing both together, within a well-defined context for information seeking.
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