Watching Morning Joe, there was a Republican Senator from Florida complaining about the dispersant used to disperse the oil from the Gulf disaster. Several times, he said the government should get Universities and colleges involved to do studies on the effects of these chemicals on the food chain. Ive heard many people talking about going nuclear as a source of energy. That will take scientists and engineers. Electric cars, not something you can make in your garage. Education is expensive. Educating scientists and engineers is very expensive. For a country that depends on the educated, why is there so little support for education?