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Wild rice is not. Not rice, that is. It's a kind of oat.
Neither is the US-China Educational Foundation about education. It's about propaganda and lobbying. Indeed,... [read more]
Oh, good, there's a new toy on the market.
This is not the latest "Tickle Me Elmo," but a war toy, and you're just going to be tickled pink to hear... [read more]
As prospectors in the Wild West used to exclaim: "Thar's Gold in them thar hills!"
Today, though, the "hills of gold" are not out west, they're up in the skyscrapers... [read more]
Breaking news! Stop the presses! Bulletin . . . Bulletin!
A new survey has just been done by the Center for Health Statistics to determine which category of Americans... [read more]
Time for another edition of Hightower Radio's [Dragnet theme] "Corporate Crime Report."
Today's perpetrator: Libbey-Owens-Ford Company, the billion-dollar-a-year glass-making giant based in Toledo, Ohio.
Just... [read more]
Let me say one word to you: Bananas.
Washington has gone bananas, literally, and it provides a slick example of how campaign contributions affect government policy.
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Nike advises us in its shoe ads to "Just Do It."
Well, a stunning new report reveals that Nike definately practices what it preaches -- the company "does it" big-time to... [read more]
Well, I paid my taxes. The IRS said I owed them $1,800 . . . so I sent them a toilet seat and a hammer.
It's not talked about much... [read more]
I admit to being in the slow lane on the Information Superhighway, but it seems to me that some computer techies are in too big of a rush these days.
Take... [read more]
Isn't it great to know that the U.S. Senate is in the safe hands of Trent Lott, Phil Gramm and all those other Republican deficit hawks?
They're willing to whack Medicare,... [read more]