CASS BALLINGER'S CHEWING GUM

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 4/22/97 Bookmark and Share

It's always exasperating to step in someone's chewing gum . . . but what's even worse is to step in your own.

This recently happened to Cass Ballinger, who is one... [read more]


PLAYING POLITICS WITH THE CPI

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 4/21/97 Bookmark and Share

Ralph Waldo Emerson said of a certain house guest: "The more he talked of his honor, the faster we counted our spoons."

Well look out, because here comes an effort by... [read more]


AARON AND CANDY SPELLING

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 4/18/97 Bookmark and Share

Hightower Radio proudly presents another chapter of [Donna Reed TV show theme music] "Lifestyles of the Rich and Cranky."

Today's visit takes us into the posh neighborhood of Holmby Hills in... [read more]


CHRISTIE WHITMAN'S "MAGIC"

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 4/17/97 Bookmark and Share

Christie Whitman is a first-rate magician. You won't catch her act on stage, screen or television, but you can find her in Trenton, state capitol of New Jersey.

Christine Todd... [read more]


LAS VEGAS POLICE CRACK-DOWN ON NINE-YEAR OLD

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 4/16/97 Bookmark and Share

Police power has a way of encroaching on our liberties little bit by little bit.

For example, here's a little story about little Jeremy Anderson in Las Vegas. He and a... [read more]


THE TAX BURDEN

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 4/15/97 Bookmark and Share

It's Tax Day [moan, scream] . . . time to pony-up for Uncle Sam.

Why do we have to pay so much? A couple of reasons. Start with the... [read more]