“The budget for the National Endowment for the Arts, which has not changed appreciably in the last 12 years, is smaller than the Department of Defense’s budget for its 102 military bands,” according to an article in The New York Times, 3/13/93, p. C13.

– ovenstående hentet fra en note i Charles Bernsteins gode artikel om Provisional Institutions: Alternative Presses and Poetic Innovation.