I have seen folks in my time whose job performance prompted the question of how in the world they rose to the position they occupied. Besides the “Peter Principle” I figured blackmail - they had some dirt on someone.
I ask that everytime I hear Kirk Herbstreit. He must be getting paid by the word because he talks more and says less than any analyst on TV. If you added the words “No shit Herbie” at the end of every one of his comments it would be appropriate 80% of the time.