Our public lands — including National Forests, wildlife refuges and wilderness areas — are arguably our greatest treasure. Well, almost every Republican Senator just voted to sell them to the highest bidder. This is what you can do about it.
Despite military downsizing, the White House has previously shielded science research at the Department of Defense from budget cuts. But this year, the administration requested a 6.9% reduction. That has universities worried since they receive 10% of their federal research funding from the Pentagon.
Could Tron 2's $300 million dollar budget be the highest film budget ever? Even James Cameron's mega-budget Avatar has a smaller budget than Tron 2's reported sum. Couldn't that money be spent a little better?