No matter the truth! The important is the possibility!
To create something new through the intersection of ideas can be an interesting challenge if the intention is indeed to find relevant items in the ideas of others and not just a confrontation.
When we try to be creative and innovate, that is when we want our new idea is shared by someone we have necessarily interact and ask questions, understand cultures and create new broader meanings.
This interaction both can be to prepare a recipe that satisfies different tastes as to solve a serious problem of accommodation to a group of people, victims of an accident.