[Edited by Dhampy, 12/13/2008 9:04:28 PM]
Getting paid is the reward you get after having good grades for a decade or two.
And your facts are incorrect. It was stated that it was a teleplay adaptation of HG Wells novel at the beginning and at several points during the program.
My bachelors thesis was 50 pages of text and I only had about a hundred notes and a page of bibliography.