This of course presumes the experiment **can** be replicated.
As for "peerless", there have been researchers at top labs (Bell, for one) that have fabricated their research.
What happens is that when people don't get punished for the first few things, they start to realize that the normal limits don't apply, and the bad sorts start pushing the envelope. Eventually
beat an underperforming employee's head in with a baseball bat
Everyone knows that only liberal protesters at places like Berkeley and anti-Trump events are allowed to talk about and do that sort of thing.
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