Academic decides that the Scrabble tile scores are all wrong and need to be balanced. Meanwhile the manufacturer points out that people have complained about that since the game was launched in the thirties, and no they won’t be changing Scrabble.
Mattel has no plans to change Scrabble tiles. It is not a game where fairness is paramount, it is a game of luck and changing the tile values wouldn’t achieve anything.
If only Mattel ran Facebook’s timeline design process.