TO GREATNESS while simultaneously gutting both the source of our greatness — our unparalleled wealth and ability to create wealth — and the two primary arenas in which we have been great in the past — medicine and space.
Prince of Flies.
Prince of Lies?
No, Dolly: of Flies. Mephistopheles.
Aren’t flies drawn to shit?
Well, to decay.
Just a part of the great circle of life, eh?
Uh… Yeah. Heh. Just that.