Maybe this socialism thing wasn’t such a good idea after all?
Space.Com’s Take on Science and the Public
When Did Science Become the Enemy?
The membership of the Astronomical League, a national organization of amateur
astronomers, is 16,000. The National Mah Jongg League has 275,000.
I can’t say that I’m a member of either, but the article makes some good points about how we define heroes in America. Also some good observances about why anyone cares about the Anna Nicole Smith situation.