The Army makes a pizza for the ages. Literally

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Fri., 2/28/14

From the Gatling gun to the nuclear bomb, from hot air balloons to drones, the military has enlisted scientists to develop evermore-effective war technologies. But now comes a long-sought scientific breakthrough that the military brass... [read more]

Trying to pervert consumer protection into corporate protection

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Thu., 2/27/14

The giants of food manufacturing are very concerned about you. They fear you could come down with a terrible plague called "consumer confusion" – and these selfless corporate entities are going all out to save... [read more]

There are no stops on Ted Cruz's ego trip

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Wed., 2/26/14

Let's go Cruzing again! It's always a trip to cruise down the narrow roads and hard right turns of Sen. Ted Cruz's mind – a place so dark that no light has ever penetrated it.

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Don’t shut the post office, expand their services

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Tue., 2/25/14

What's the matter with the post office?

The US Postal Service, I mean – the corporate hierarchy that runs this enormously popular public institution. Yes, I know that USPS has lost... [read more]

Tom Perkins speaks. Again

Cowboy hat By Jim Hightower - Mon., 2/24/14

The überrich are full of ideas. Not, unfortunately, ideas to help humanity, but to help themselves grab more money and power at our expense.

Take Tom Perkins. He's one of... [read more]