A TOXIC MIX OF SCIENCE AND GOVERNMENT

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 7/3/96 Bookmark and Share

I know scientists are considered quick-minded, but I swear, sometimes they seem so slow it must take them an hour-and-a-half to watch "60 Minutes."

Scientists studying pesticides at Tulane University have... [read more]


BIG OIL'S BAD EXAMPLE

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 7/2/96 Bookmark and Share

The debonair Fred Astaire once observed: "The hardest job kids face today is learning good manners without seeing any."

Good manners? How about basic ethics? What are kids... [read more]


D'AMATO'S INSIDER STOCK SCAM

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 7/1/96 Bookmark and Share

Talk about a toad calling a frog ugly, how about Republican Senator Alfonse D'Amato hollering about Bill and Hillary Clinton's ethics.

Like a little yapping toy terrier, Al has been going... [read more]


Dawn Flour Mill

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Sun., 6/30/96 Bookmark and Share

Jim Hightower saying economic development ought to be based on building-up our own people, instead of trying to steal the jobs of people somewhere else.

A few years back, I worked with some wheat farmers in the tiny town of Dawn,... [read more]


BOB DOLE: MARLBORO MAN

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 6/28/96 Bookmark and Share

[Marlboro Man-style music] There's a new Marlboro Man riding-in from Kansas straight for the White House. With his craggy face and a pocketfull of smokes, this mysterious new Marlboro Man is none other... [read more]


CREDIT UNIONS VS. BANKS

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 6/27/96 Bookmark and Share

Are you tired of getting ripped-off by your bank? Tired of getting next-to-nothing for your bank deposits, but being charged an arm-and-a-leg for your car loan or your bank credit card? Are you... [read more]