Deck The Halls With Consumer Debt

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 12/15/94 Bookmark and Share

[Echo mike] Attention shoppers: It's that time of year, so get in the Holiday Spirit, get in those stores, get out your wallets and buy, buy, BUY! [Music: Hooray for the Red, White and Blue].

The real music... [read more]


Jim Bob Moffett: Philanthropist

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 12/14/94 Bookmark and Share

Pull-up close to your radio, and I'll tell you the true-life tale . . . of "Jim Bob Moffett" [Bluegrass breakdown] -- and how he became a philanthropist.

Once upon a time, Jim Bob was a poor boy determined to get... [read more]


Missouri, Montana and Oregon Just Say No to Big Money in Politics

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 12/13/94 Bookmark and Share

Experts tell us there's no way we can pass real campaign-finance reform to stop Big Money from corrupting our political process -- since Big Money also controls the legislative process that has to enact the reform.

But as Yogi Berra once... [read more]


Reich Speaks the Truth

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 12/12/94 Bookmark and Share

Oh my God! What a shocker! Someone in Washington has dared to speak -- is it possible? -- [echo mike] The Truth!

Labor Secretary Robert Reich is the culprit . . . and boy has he made himself a... [read more]


Neiman Marcus Christmas Catalogue

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 12/9/94 Bookmark and Share

Enough of that downbeat talk of people facing dire economic times. Tis the season to be jolly! So get in the Christmas spirit . . . and get out there and BUY something [Music: Deck the Halls .... [read more]


1994 s Worst Corporate Polluters

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 12/8/94 Bookmark and Share

A hiker was arrested in a national park for killing a condor -- an endangered species. In court, he begged for leniency, saying he'd been lost for days, and only killed the condor out of desperation for food.

Touched by... [read more]