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Common sense seems to be a stranger to Nancy Johnson. She's the Republican congresswoman from Connecticut who chaired the House ethics committee last year when Loudspeaker Newt Gingrich had his corrupt tail in the... [read more]
Years ago, a misprint in a headline declared: "FDR In Bed With Coed." Actually, President Roosevelt was in bed with a cold . . . not a coed.
Well, today,... [read more]
Responding to a question on a history test, a student wrote: "Benjamin Franklin died in 1790 and is still dead."
Likewise, a piece of legislation to reform Washington's corrupt campaign... [read more]
Time again for Hightower Radio's [Sports theme] "Wide, Wide, Wide, WILD World of Sports!"
Today's feature: Foul Balls! No, not foul tips in baseball games, but those foul-ball personalities... [read more]
Airplanes will never replace trains, said America's railroad barons 70 years ago. Likewise, when television first flickered onto the scene, the radio moguls scoffed that no one wanted to watch a box.
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Once again, let's travel [Far out Space music] to the Far, Far, FAR-OUT Frontiers of Free Enterprise.
Today, Spaceship Hightower journeys into the exotic realm of gold mining. Not a... [read more]
If you think that invasion of privacy is not an issue that affects you, ask William and Sandy Dwyer of Houston, Texas.
According to a report in the Fort Lauderdale Sun... [read more]
Another day, another dollar, right? That's the way it goes for the typical working family these days -- having to bust your tail just to make ends meet.
But on... [read more]
Let's take another trip [Far-Out Space Music] into the Far, Far, FAR-OUT Frontiers of Free Enterprise.
Today, Spaceship Hightower enters the world of luxury resorts -- a business that has gone... [read more]
Could you be an American Citizen?
Well, you say, I am a citizen!
Yes, but could you pass the test immigrants take to become naturalized Americans? ... [read more]