Spell-Checking Congressional Names

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 5/26/95 Bookmark and Share

Those of you who are computer-literate -- as opposed to such cyber-challenged individuals as me -- know that the typical word-processor has a "spell checker" built right into its software.

It's a terrific device: simply type in a word, bink your... [read more]

The $100 Limit

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 5/25/95 Bookmark and Share

Wow. We won one. "We the people," that is.

As you frequently hear me report, the voice of ordinary citizens is being completely drowned-out by high-dollar, high-rolling corporate campaign contributors who've captured the ear, the hearts & minds --... [read more]

The Congressional Ice Age

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 5/24/95 Bookmark and Share

You thought the Ice Age was over, right?

But I'm talking about the "Congressional Ice Age," which seems unstoppable.

As reported before on Hightower Radio, one of the free perks enjoyed by our pampered political poobahs on Capitol Hill has been the... [read more]

Clothes Connection: Naked Greed

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 5/23/95 Bookmark and Share

Mark Twain once wrote: "Clothes make the man . . . naked people have little or no influence on society."

Well here comes a corporation that's standing naked before us -- naked in the way it treats its employees. Ironically,... [read more]

Eye-on-Newt: Frequent Flyer

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 5/22/95 Bookmark and Share

Time to check Hightower Radio's "Eye on Newt" for you [Theme: Eye on Newt].

Well, it seems Newt Gingrich has really been flying high [Jet plane taking off] . . . Indeed, there he goes . . . leaving on yet... [read more]

Good, Bad and Unbelievable Bosses

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 5/19/95 Bookmark and Share

Let me take you now into the world of [echo mike]: "The Good, The Bad . . . and, the Downright Unbelievable."

Bosses, that is. Every year, the "9 to 5" National Association of Working Women conducts a contest to... [read more]