In a message dated 09/13/1999 3:55:46 PM Eastern Daylight Time, firstname.lastname@example.org writes:
> Science advances at a blistering pace, a vast global flood welling up,
> droplet by unnoticed droplet, from laboratories across the planet. In the
> mass media, the news is sparse, being of little infotainment value.
Or the net results are so many years away that the audience rightfully says to itself "great! Now come back when its off the drawing board and ready to fly." I mean anyone can make grandiose promises, but delievring on them is quote another thing. Or what's a politician for?