"It's probably a means to justify the huge deficit! If the govt. spends money on researching mating habits of beetles, then they're capable of doing any projects they see fit. People starving to death all over the world is not their concern."
"I'd like to know what ore and minerals are up there. If we could find a substitute for oil and rare earth, then we would never have to worry about our national debt again! Well...Not until we got another Jackass in power again-anyways!"