University mathematics virtually consists of a glorified mutual admiration society dishing out incomprehensible publications and awarding each other prizes in spite of their members being incapable of identifying the integer triples of the Pythagorean triple theorem. Maths standards generally are unlikely to improve until the university mathematician leaders get their house in order, particularly in separating teaching from research. submitted by Peter L. Griffiths .

University mathematics virtually consists of a glorified mutual admiration society dishing out incomprehensible publications and awarding each other prizes in spite of their members being incapable of identifying the integer triples of the Pythagorean triple theorem. Maths standards generally are unlikely to improve until the university mathematician leaders get their house in order, particularly in separating teaching from research. submitted by Peter L. Griffiths .