Originally Posted by Arc_The_Lad
I'm looking forward to an age where the Nobel Prize awards are more popular than the olympics because you know, people who spent their lives learning to run really fast are better than scientists.
Only problem with that is it doesn't make for good entertainment for most people. I'm a gigantic nerd who's always studying something and has always utterly failed in all attempted sports, and academic awards ceremonies put me right to sleep. (The Ig Noble prizes, though, are better....)