POLYESTER COTTON

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 1/10/97 Bookmark and Share

Time for another journey [Far-out Space Music] . . . to the Far, Far, Far FAR-OUT Frontiers of Free Enterprise.

Today's voyage takes us into the nether worlds of genetic manipulation,... [read more]


CORPORATE BOARDS

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 1/9/97 Bookmark and Share

Like the cowbirds you see riding the backs of cattle, corporate directors have a symbiotic relationship with the corporate managers who choose them to serve on their boards.

Especially if you... [read more]


BUD SHUSTER: HIGHWAY ROBBER

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 1/8/97 Bookmark and Share

Bud Shuster is not anyone you've ever heard of, but this Pennsylvania Republican is the perfect poster boy for congressional slickem.

In essence, he's a thief, but since he's a lawmaker,... [read more]


Cable & Telephone Rates: Open Season on Consumers

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 1/7/97 Bookmark and Share

It's a new year . . . do you know where your cable-TV bill is?

Through the roof, that's where!

The typical cable subscriber now pays $36... [read more]


STOPPING THE USE OF CHILD LABOR TO MAKE RUGS

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 1/6/97 Bookmark and Share

Here's Hightower Radio's man-of-the-day: Jacques Zwahlen.

Never heard of him? I wish we had a hundred more like him in the US of A. Jacques Zwahlen owns one... [read more]


STORING THE PENTAGON'S USELESS STUFF

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 1/3/97 Bookmark and Share

Do you know anyone who is a chronic collector? Maybe it's your old Aunt Emma who finally had to have an extra room built on the house to hold her ever-growing collection of salt... [read more]