TofuTheAlmighty: There are a number of M.D.s in Congress. They at least have a modicum of scientific training.
bdub77: Although interestingly enough, I heard a discussion on NPR from about 6 months ago that basically said there are only 1 or 2 scientists in the whole of Congress, and only a few people w/PhDs. That's pretty pathetic.
FormlessOne: Who cares? It's too late. The damage is done.The problem with politicians is that they think you can shove the shiat back into the goose through rhetoric.
The Bad Astronomer: And mind you, Paul "The Big Bang And Evolution Are From The Pits Of Hell" Broun is on the committee, and ran unopposed in his district.
The Bad Astronomer: Well, Subby, all it actually says is that a few people are leaving the committee.
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