Chief of Points

The majority of pop culture follows scientists like cult leaders, totally disregarding that people mostly have average down to bad ideas — even people who have great ideas — and totally ignoring that the chief point of science is not knowing but questioning.

Helpful middle-men

Someone looking for a job can write hundreds of applications, or find a person with a lot of connections who can get you 30 interviews with ease.

Applications work, but the jobs that are worth killing for will not be given out through applications.