HATHAWAY SHIRTS

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 12/19/96 Bookmark and Share

Mark Twain said he agreed with the old saw that "clothes make the man," noting that [quote] "naked people have little or no influence in our society."

Well, a New York... [read more]


SELLING-OUT AMERICA TO ASIA

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 12/18/96 Bookmark and Share

"Statesmanship," said Mark Twain, "is getting the formalities right and never minding about the moralities."

To bring Twain into the present, take note of two stories, back-to-back, in The New York... [read more]


BUYING THE INAUGURATION

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 12/17/96 Bookmark and Share

"Them that gets is them that's got," goes the old song, but then there's another old song: "You've got to give a little, to get a little."

Both tunes are... [read more]


NEIMAN MARCUS CHRISTMAS, '96

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 12/16/96 Bookmark and Share

Oh joy, oh joy, it's here at last!

Our 1996 Neiman Marcus Christmas catalogue has arrived, and all of us here at the Chat & Chew Cafe are just thrilled that... [read more]


FREE ENTERPRISE: SHOPPING

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 12/13/96 Bookmark and Share

Let's take another trip into [Far-out space music] . . . The Far, Far, FAR-OUT World of Free Enterprise."

Today, spaceship Hightower takes you into the dangerous territory of advertising claims... [read more]


GOOBERHEAD: MITCH MCCONNELL, AGAIN

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 12/12/96 Bookmark and Share

Here it comes again [Beanie-cap Breakdown] . . . Hightower Radio's "Gooberhead Award," presented to those in the news who have tongues heavier than their brains.

Today's "Goober" is a repeat... [read more]