US MILITARY SALES TO LATIN AMERICA

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 8/28/96 Bookmark and Share

In the madcap world we call Washington [Vaudeville "traveling music] commonsense is made to stand on its head and raw stupidity is celebrated as virtue.

Witness the current push by top... [read more]


A CLEAR PICTURE OF THE CLASS WAR

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 8/27/96 Bookmark and Share

Do you know what "pointillism" is? It's the art of painting a picture by putting little dots of color on a canvas. Close-up, it just looks like a mess of dots . ... [read more]


GOOBERHEAD: NEWT SPEAKS

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 8/26/96 Bookmark and Share

Did you hear him?

I'm talking about our "Gooberhead of the Month" [Beaniecap Breakdown]. The Goober is awarded to those public figures who wear a ten-gallon hat . . . on... [read more]


UTAH SKI MOGUL WINS OLYMPIC GOLD

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 8/23/96 Bookmark and Share

Let's go to the sports desk [Sports Theme]...time for Hightower Radio's "Wide, Wide, Wide, WILD World of Sports."

Today's feature is about one American who won gold in the Olympics! No, not Amy Van Dyken or Dan O'Brien, but one... [read more]


HOGS: REFUNDS TO PENTAGON CONTRACTORS

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 8/22/96 Bookmark and Share

Look out, the Hogs are loose again! Time for Hightower Radio's Hog Report [Hogs snorting, grunting].

Here they come! General Dynamics, Hughes Aircraft, GE and practically every other major... [read more]


DOLE'S LOCO ENGLISH-ONLY BILL

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 8/21/96 Bookmark and Share

Oh good! Bob Dole is going to deal at long last with one of the greatest problems affecting your family and mine.

Good jobs at good wages? Naw, no time for that. Health care for all? Get... [read more]