One Small Step for Waste, One Giant Leap for Wasteland
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The Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs subcommittee on Federal Spending Oversight issued a waste report on two National Science Foundation grants totalling $700,000+ funding research on whether Neil Armstrong said "a" in his famous line: \342\200\234That\342\200\231s one small step for [a] man, one giant leap for mankind.\342\200\235 The grant that was submitting stated that funds would go to "help improve and understand communications for persons with conditions that may affect speech, such as autism, stuttering, and Parkinson\342\200\231s disease."