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What GOP War on Science?

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Well, isn’t this lovely. The next target of the Republican Party is apparently going to be the National Science Foundation. New majority leader Eric Cantor is inviting the public (via his YouCut website) to search through the NSF’s federal grants and report those eggheads if they’re doin’ somethin’ stoopit like fruit fly research in Paris, France.

The GOP’s war on science is about to go to the trenches.

(Hat tip: Josh Rosenau.)

Also see:

GOP Blocks START Treaty, But Eager to Tackle the NPR Problem
GOP Fails to Kill NPR Funding

(I include these links to the ‘defund NPR’ idiocy because that’s the previous big idea that came up through YouCut and made it all the way to a vote in the House. It’s as if the commenters at Free Republic are running the GOP.)

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