BIPARTISAN POLITICAL STINK

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 8/4/97 Bookmark and Share

Watching the Republicans flail and wail in congress about the fundraising misdeeds of Bill Clinton and the Democratic Party is like watching a toad call a frog ugly.

Yes, the performance... [read more]


PET BAKERY

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 8/1/97 Bookmark and Share

Let's journey again [Far-Out Space Music] into the Far, Far, FAR-OUT Frontiers of Free Enterprise.

Today, Spaceship Hightower ventures with you into the extremely strange world of . . . pets.... [read more]


CORPORATIZED JUSTICE

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 7/31/97 Bookmark and Share

In the suggestion box of one of our national parks, the Forest Service found this gem: "Need more signs to keep the area pristine."

Well, you don't need a sign... [read more]


NEWT'S ETHICS MORATORIUM

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 7/30/97 Bookmark and Share

Let's say you embezzled from a bank, and you get caught for this ethical transgression. Now, let's say you tell the cops it's OK, because you had earlier declared a moratorium on embezzlement cases.

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MARINES "SCORE" ONE IN DRUG WAR

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 7/29/97 Bookmark and Share

The United States Drug War, with its multibillion-dollar budget, its high-tech arsenal and its use of the U.S. military on American soil has gunned down Ezequiel Hernandez Jr. just outside of Redford, Texas, right on... [read more]


CLINTON'S NAFTA REPORT

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 7/28/97 Bookmark and Share

Remember those bold claims for NAFTA three years ago when Wall Street and Washington colluded to shove it down our throats? It was going to create more than 200,000 US jobs in its first... [read more]