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Time again to take a journey [Far-out space music] into the Far, Far, FAR-OUT Frontiers of Free Enterprise.
Today spaceship Hightower takes you deep into the convoluted claims of product advertising... [read more]
Now for another edition of, [Soap Opera Theme] "The Shusters," an ongoing soap opera about power, and money on Capitol Hill.
Little Bobbie Shuster wanted to be in Congress, like his... [read more]
You want to know why people hate banks? It's because banks hate people.
Some years ago when I took out a mortgage from Franklin Savings to buy my little house... [read more]
Alan Greenspan is at it again [Voodoo Music]. He's the Voodoo Doctor of our national economy . . . only he's scarier and far more dangerous than real voodoo doctors.
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I am in hog heaven. Or, more precisely, tomato heaven.
Something I like to eat has actually been declared by the medical researchers as GOOD for me -- Tomatoes!
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You can't make chicken salad out of chicken manure, but Bill Clinton is trying his best to do so.
Get a whiff of his welfare reform act, which summarily tosses about... [read more]
One group that has been suspiciously quiet about the national scandal of corporate money polluting America's politics is the very group that usually loves a juicy scandal: TV networks.
While... [read more]
Commonsense is a stranger among America's economic leaders.
Wall Street celebrates everytime the workaday majority in our country gets socked. Newt Gingrich says the power of working families to organize into... [read more]
There's an old cowboy saying: Tell the truth, but ride a fast horse.
The truth is that more and more of our national political leaders are incapable of telling the... [read more]
Those at the very tippy-top of our economic pyramid are making money faster than a hog eats supper.
I recently reported to you, for example, that the top 200 partners at... [read more]