W3bbo wrote:
Uhm, but by lowering entrance requirements, you're also reducing standards.

So you're okay with there being a shortage of doctors/good programmers because there's no concerted effort to make the profession easier to practice, whether it be medicine or software development.

And, no, I'm not talking about making it easier for anyone to become a doctor by lowering standards.  I'm talking about fundamentally changing the way medicine is practiced so that you don't have to be "the best of the best" to be competent at it.