RANDY REPUBLICANS

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 7/19/96 Bookmark and Share

What is it with these Republicans? Whew! They are one randy bunch.

Beneath their uptight demeanors, their conservative Brooks Brothers suits and their rhetoric about "family values," GOP leaders... [read more]


RANDY REPUBLICANS

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 7/19/96 Bookmark and Share

What is it with these Republicans? Whew! They are one randy bunch.

Beneath their uptight Brooks Brothers suits and their righteous rhetoric about "family values," GOP leaders seem to... [read more]


LAWMAKERS BECOME LOBBYISTS

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 7/18/96 Bookmark and Share

There goes that old congressional revolving door again -- fwhoop, fwhoop, fwhoop -- spinning faster than ever, spinning our ex-members of Congress into the high-dollar world of Gucci Gulch, where they become corporate lobbyists.

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SPORTS: CHEWING TOBACCO

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 7/17/96 Bookmark and Share

Let's go now to [Sports Theme] Hightower Radio's "Wide, Wide, Wide WILD World of Sports."

Our leadoff story today is about one of the little-reported, unsportsmanlike plays in the game of baseball.... [read more]


CEOs WHO KNOCK-DOWN AMERICA

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 7/16/96 Bookmark and Share

Chewing-gum magnate Philip Wrigley once observed: "There are highly-successful businesses in the United States. There are also highly-paid executives. The secret is not to intermingle the two."

Bingo!... [read more]


DIRTY LITTLE ANGELS

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 7/15/96 Bookmark and Share

Shout hallelujah! [Chorus: "Hallelujah"]!

Believe it or not, Newt Gingrich and Gang actually passed an anti-pollution bill, and -- Sweet Jesus! -- they are shouting hallelujah all over the... [read more]