Joe’s Big Idea on NPR. hosted by Joe Palca, had an interview
with Caltech astrophysicist Shrinivas Kulkarni who, at one point, said “Many scientists are I think, secretly, are what I call ‘boys with toys.’”
Palca repeated that for him, “Boys with toys.”
“And I think there’s nothing wrong with that, except...," Kulkarni went on.
“Boys with toys,” Palca said again.
“...you’re not supposed to say that”, Kulkarni finished.