Just in time for the Silly Season, Bush proposes a humongous science budget. All the Big Science gurus are beaming. Of course, Live by the Pork, Die by the Pork.
That's why I can't get anywhere with my Big Theory of Interior Seismicity, mainly because most of the seismic zones in the States are not instrumented to a reasonable standard. Seismic monitoring, was included in the Big Science promises. They did manage to waste money on the Drill the San Andreas Project, but that's only good for Superman movies.