Bob Dole: Hypo-Critic Movie Critic

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 6/19/95 Bookmark and Share

Time now for another "Hollywood Moment" on Hightower Radio [Swelling movie theme-music] . . . featuring "Republicans Go to the Movies."

First, Loudspeaker of the House Newt Gingrich told us that the answer to America's complex welfare mess was available in... [read more]


Japanese Seat Belts

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 6/16/95 Bookmark and Share

OK, I've finally had it up to here with those inscrutable, insulting and impossible Japanese automobile executives!

Bad enough that Toyota, Honda and the rest have not been good sports at all about letting U.S.-made cars and trucks come into their... [read more]


Agnew s Capitol Bust

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 6/15/95 Bookmark and Share

Have you ever been to our nation's Capitol building? Ahh, the majesty of that edifice [Panoramic, patriotic music].

The panoramic sweep of America's glorious history is chronicled inside as you walk among the statues and busts of such patriotic giants... [read more]


Preserving Congress Pay and Perks

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 6/14/95 Bookmark and Share

I went into the men's room at the airport and there above the Hot-Air dryer was some graffiti saying : "Press button for a message from your Congressperson" [Hot air dryer].

Well, our lawmakers have been huffing-and-puffing for weeks in Washington,... [read more]


Phil Gramm: Wagon Rider

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 6/13/95 Bookmark and Share

Look out America -- here he comes: ["The Gramm Strut"] "Dollar Bill Phil" Gramm, the money-grubbing Texas senator who desperately wants to be President.

Phil's central campaign strategy is to position himself as the Republican candidate who'll be the most generous... [read more]


Full - Body Scanners

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 6/9/95 Bookmark and Share

OK, that's it, I'm fed-up-to-here with the technological invasion of our privacy!

Fed-up to where? Well, exactly! Now they'll be able to see "where," in living detail, if this... [read more]