Scene 1: University Somewhere
Actor 1: I am 5 years behind my thesis, The entire premise of my thesis paper is false, My AI doesn't offer improvement over existing methods, The papers which were basis of my research have hid this.
Actor 2: You do the same and finish the thesis.
Actor 1: My GF has left me.
Scene 2: Startup Somewhere
Actor 3: The thesis paper we found is revolutionary, When this AI is integrated in our system, we will disrupt the industry.
Actor 4: I wonder why the author is working as a C++ programmer in a web development company now.
Actor 3: Funding secured.