Originally Posted by miceelf
And it was an aside on my part, which I should have made clearer. Most people outside of academia don't have a good sense of how it works, and most people are outside of academia. No shame in not knowing how something so arcane works, but I thought it would be useful to point out.
I understand the context in which you pointed out the study, but I was focused on what you said.
If there's one thing I know because I'm so old is that everything is more complicated than it seems. Here's an article
that portrays this quite nicely. Good website, too.