Date: Sun, 25 Jun 1995 20:25:03 -0700 From: THOMAS CLARK Subject: Re: NEH Dear Anton, Would you please present your credentials to this list before presuming to offer a "Save My Grant List" piece? You seem to be trolling in alien waters... Will you offer a serious set of arguments or will you offer a diatribe? Cheers, tlc On Sat, 24 Jun 1995, Anton Sherwood wrote: > Is this the dialect list, or the Save My Grant list? > > Do the various disciplines really benefit by competing for attention > from a single granting body? > > Do donors (taxpayers) benefit by having a single authority decide > how their money will be spent? > > Was research of nationwide interest never done before there was a NEH? > > Is DARE more important to science than, say, a dictionary of Pennsylvania > dialects -- or one that also covers Canada and Australia? > > *\\* Anton Ubi scriptum? >