If something is not running well, what do you fix?
Your first inclination would be to examine the thing.
When a game is broken, it seems logical to consider the pieces.
This is a logical fallacy.
When a thing does not function, the error is to assume the thing itself is responsible.
What if the rules are wrong?
If something is not running well, you can fix the thing or the rules.
You have a bias to focus on the solution you can see.
It is easier to fix the pieces than reconsider the rules of the game.
Substitute playing a game with someone doing a job.
You try and fix the person.
Maybe it is the job that needs attention.
The was once a German task force, the Kaffee Schnuffler, who sought out coffee smugglers,