How do memories act as a filter in the communication model?
Memories are the past individual and collective experiences that influence our current perceptions. Our present behaviours are significantly influenced by our collections of past memories.
A number of psychologists say that the present plays a very small part in our behavior. They believe that as we get older, our reactions in the present are more and more just reactions to gestalts (collections of memories that are organized in a certain way) of past memories