No, this has nothing to do with Carl Sagan. Rather, it's about the humongous 'stimulus ' package that passed the House of Representatives this evening, but with every Republican and 11 Dems voting NO. This vote may be remembered as the opening move in the new political landscape that will affect the next couple of election cycles.
The Wall Street Journal lists some of the highlights (or lowlights) of the $819 Billion bill. As I posted earlier, you can dive in and investigate this evolving behemoth yourself at this link. Thankfully, Nancy Pelosi's favorite contraception boondoggle was removed from the bill.