SELLING ARMS TO GANGS

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 6/26/96 Bookmark and Share

The audacity of those Chinese!

It seems that more and more high-powered guns have been turning-up in the hands of some U.S. street gangs, and officials suspected the weapons were coming... [read more]


SEN. WARNER BECOMES SEN. SUGAR

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 6/25/96 Bookmark and Share

When you hear members of Congress claim that big campaign contributors DO NOT really buy special favors with their money, ask them about Senator John Warner . . . and Jose "Pepe" Fanjul.

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"PORTABLE" HEALTH INSURANCE

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 6/24/96 Bookmark and Share

Mark Twain said: "A flea can be trained to do anything a congressman can."

Well, I'm not so sure. Personally, I doubt that a flea could ever be trained... [read more]


BIZARRO SCIENCE: SPERM STEMS

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 6/21/96 Bookmark and Share

Hightower Radio takes you now into a sphere where some fear to tread [Music: Twilight Zone theme] . . . into the odd and unpredictable world of "Bizarro Science."

Today... [read more]


UNCLE SAM'S EXCLUSIVE BEACH PARTY

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 6/20/96 Bookmark and Share

Do you like going to the beach? I sure do. But, here's another question: do you like it well enough to pay $100 million to go to the beach? I sure... [read more]


MORE STATISTICAL SHENANIGANS

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 6/19/96 Bookmark and Share

They say statistics consist of drawing a mathematically precise line from an unwarranted assumption to a foregone conclusion.

This is sure the case with The Powers That Be, who keep insisting... [read more]