"Until proven otherwise, I think we'll have to take any and all academic research with a really big grain of salt."
Ah, yes, guilty until proven otherwise. We humans do seem to like working in that mode. (As a sidebar, I do appreciate that some govts make it illegal to do that, in some cases.)
I read on the internet that AC's rape their pets. Until proven otherwise, I think we'll have to assume that any and all AC's are screwing the pooch.