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"Roger, Bravo 2-7 [jet plane taking off] . . . cleared for takeoff on Runway 3-Charlie."
Off they go, into the wild blue yonder! But this isn't the U.S. Air... [read more]
Last fall, Levi Strauss announced that, because of a worldwide glut in the production of jeans, it was shutting-down 11 of its U.S. manufacturing plants and terminating 6,400 workers.
Just five... [read more]
Time for another visit [space music] to the Far, Far, Far-Out Frontiers of Free Enterprise.
Today's journey aboard Spaceship Hightower takes you to the outer edge of "Good Deals" -- or,... [read more]
I apologize in advance for using technical jargon, but have you sniffed any "perchloroethylene" today?
You have if you've had a suit, a blouse or other clothing dry cleaned, because perc,... [read more]
The Congress of the United States, in all of its majesty, recently rejected all efforts to stop the corrupting flood of corporate campaign contributions that's drowning our democratic process.
It would... [read more]
Time for today's Hog Report [hogs grunting].
Ah . . . these are Canadian hogs, but they can be just as hoggish as the American varieties. Check-out Pegasus Gold Corporation,... [read more]
If you're not a part of the solution . . . chances are you're part of the Congress!
One giant problem with today's Congress is that too many members are just... [read more]
Time for another trip [space music] into the Far, Far, Far-Out Frontiers of Free Enterprise.
Today, Spaceship Hightower takes you deeper than you might want to go into what supermarkets claim... [read more]
In a suggestion box at one of our national forests, someone who's clearly not much of a nature lover left this comment: "Too many bugs. Please spray the wilderness to get rid of... [read more]
What do bananas, buses and bathroom urinals have in common?
They've all become spaces for corporations to plaster more of their advertising. If you can find any surface in our... [read more]