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Well, that really is a group of people that have discussions
with Dr. Frederickson, who is the last director of the National
Institutes of Health, and we just talk about policy questions. I
don't really like to go to meetings unless I happen to contribute
to deciding something. I don't like to go just to hear talk.
But there are many people that I don't know that are on these
committees, and sometimes you find somebody who is quite impressive,
and I need new talent, so I'm interested in going to see
who there is there that I might find as a great witness or a
great ally of some kind.
And all of them being interested in...
The health field, yes. And I've also resigned from the
board of Braniff because poor Braniff has come upon hard times
due to the increase in the price of oil and to the recession in
business. And now we have a controller's strike which will even
hurt it further because there will be reductions in the numbers
of flights. But I resigned last January. Formally I resigned
on the first of May, but I already told them I didn't want to
stand for reelection.
Your friends are still there, aren't they?
No, Mr. Harding Lawrence resigned on the first of January,
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