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You'll be so glad to learn that the Federal Reserve Bank -- a government institution totally controlled by private bankers -- wants you to know what it is doing, so it has published (are you... [read more]
Time for another journey [Far-out space music] . . . into the Far, Far, FAR-OUT Frontiers of Free Enterprise.
Today's voyage on Spaceship Hightower takes us into the boundless world of:... [read more]
Sometimes it's just [r-i-i-i-i-i-p] Rip & Read, right out of the news.
Here's a little local story in the Austin, Texas, paper that tells a big national story, because what's happening... [read more]
Two things not long for this world are dogs that chase cars . . . and politicians who lie to the people.
Enter Bob Dole, Republican presidential nominee, chasing voters with... [read more]
At last . . . [Beanie-cap Breakdown] time for Hightower Radio's "Gooberhead-of-the-Week" Award, presented to public figures whose mouths work overtime, even when their minds are on vacation.
Today's awardee: ... [read more]
I fly. A lot. I recently passed the million-mile mark on American Airlines, and I also fly a bunch on Delta, Northwest and others -- so I am as concerned about air safety... [read more]
Now let's play [Quiz show riff]: "What's My Connection" . . . an exciting new quiz show that links campaign cash . . . to companies that then cash-in on the government! Sound... [read more]
A wag once said, "Money doesn't buy happiness. People with ten million dollars are no happier than people with nine million dollars."
Happiness aside, being a millionaire or even a... [read more]
The political season is always a prime opportunity to hear new examples of doublespeak -- the use of language to make lies seem truthful.
A splendid sample of this is a... [read more]
Twenty-six million dollars.
That's how much major corporations spent last month to sponsor, host and otherwise BUY the political conventions of the two big parties. While the TV cameras kept... [read more]