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Who is more delusional?

Scholars interested in ideas and truth see themselves as special. Scholars interested in prestige and power, though, believe all scholars are like them.

Why we don’t get along.

I am interested in becoming less stupid, that is, learning. You are interested in prestige, that is, stupefying.

Ivy League idiocy.

A prestigious education could be blamed for your generic thoughts. But plenty of original minds have overcome your disadvantages.

All the more reason to ask why it exists.

Academic politics is actual politics minus all the power and prestige.