No Insults Intended, But...
Ellington at Frodo.MGH.Harvard.EDU
Fri Feb 8 19:26:51 EST 1991
In article <Feb.18.104.22.168.1991.2583 at genbank.bio.net>
kristoff at genbank.bio.net (David Kristofferson) writes:
> No, I am not doing "real science" any more, but, frankly, I am happy
> in my job and have no regrets.
> the Genome project will undoubtedly lead to all kinds of new jobs for
> people in this area, but many of those jobs would be in the private
> sector. Thus one is confronted by the protest of young academics who
> are concerned about their money being sucked away. I believe that if
> one looked at the overall picture without rose-colored glasses, one
> might actually find that these people might be better off if they
> considered other options.
So, would it be correct to paraphrase this as: "As long as scientists
don't mind not doing 'real science' there will be plenty of money for them?"
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