http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/...oson_n_6793204.html?utm_hp_ref=media&ir=Media According to Simon Singh, in a 1998 episode the writers of the Simpsons had Homer in front of blackboard with a supposedly accurate calculation of the mass of the Higgs boson. Hmm. Apparently the people who write the Simpsons were trained in mathematics, now making a much better living doing something else. Not sure what the 'else' is. I'd bet it pays better than most post-docs.