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[News wire clatter] This bulletin just in on Hightower Radio . . . it's our "Headline of the Week" . . . from The New York Times . . . [quote] "Report Says Public's... [read more]
Oh, excellent! Just when you thought Washington could not get any more mired in the corruption of corporate money, a super-PAC raises its ugly head -- a gargantuan political action committee made-up of political... [read more]
What do dairy cows, Mickey Mouse and a flying cat have in common [meow]?
The Pentagon Budget. The cows, Mickey and the cat have nothing to do with national defense,... [read more]
How many legs does a dog have if you count the tail as a leg?
Four. Calling the tail a "leg" doesn't make it one.
Likewise,... [read more]
American business leaders have become enchanted with China [Chinese music] telling us that it is a land of beauty, mystery and enormous economic potential.
Yes, and it's also a repressive dictatorship... [read more]
You thought that Jackie Kennedy Onassis auction was something, with her kids selling-off her art pieces, furniture, jewelry, old ash trays, her tupperware and everything else she once owned?
Well wait... [read more]
It's that time again [Beaniecap Breakdown] . . . time to honor Hightower Radio's "Gooberhead of the Month!"
The Goober -- awarded to those whose tongues work overtime, even when their... [read more]
Here they come! [Marching-drums] The Polluter Pork Protectors -- a brigade of our preposterous "public servants" in Congress who consistently vote to give taxpayer subsidies to polluters.
That's right --... [read more]
As Lilly Tomlin says, "No matter how cynical you get, it's almost impossible to keep up."
Try keeping-up with Bob Dole, soon to be the Republican nominee for president. Remember... [read more]
Ahhh, at last! ["Spring" instrumental music] The days have warmed-up, flowers of May are popping-up and -- there, wafting in the air, you can smell that final sign that summer is upon us:... [read more]