Unfortunately, when it is in the red for too long, and there is only one lab that will process it in the continental United States, it gets cut from the budget.
A friend asked me why Kodachrome, and I realized that seems to be the most popular question posed to anyone using expired or expiring processes. So I have been thinking about it, and will write more of my thoughts on my top secret thesis blog. More when I reach some kinda conclusion.
Title credit: Lou Gramm, Midnight Blue