I have always felt that we are pursuing HDTV because of the guilt
(although it rightfully should be shame) over letting the Japanese steal
VCR's from us. WE see a parallel situation and , IMHO, it is
not. Gary Parsons
Melinda: Are you nuts?? The space program was one of the major
breakthroughs in the life of this planet. It was not a "waste"
by any stretch of the imagination.