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Washington Turns Science to Science Fiction

Vic156 Wrote: Feb 16, 2013 6:54 AM
tell me, where is the difference? Washington DC is a product of the education system that has been in the hands of the communists for at least a hundred years.

“If you build it,” an Iowa corn farmer was told in the movie Field of Dreams, “they will come.” That worked out so well for all concerned that the federal government is reviving the approach, with some slight edits. “If we mandate it, the science will come,” seems to be Washington’s motto.

Instead, government has ended up replacing science with, well, fiction. Consider the push for renewable fuels.

It’s easy to see why lawmakers would want to encourage Americans to grow energy rather than dig it out of the ground. But in their eagerness to create an industry,...