Travel tough with Tough Traveler gear

by Roger Simmermaker -- Traveling this time of year isn't easy. It can be downright stressful. Especially if you're traveling through the Christmas, or New Year's holidays, it can be really tough. more…

How big does Anheuser-Busch need to get?

by Roger Simmermaker -- Foreign-owned beer behemoth Anheuser-Busch InBev (also known as AB InBev), maker of a wide range of beers from Budweiser to Stella Artois, apparently just doesn’t think it's quite more…

Don't tread on Chinese-made Dr. Scholl's

by Roger Simmermaker -- Don't tread on me. That should be how you look at Chinese-made Dr. Scholl's insoles, which are carried in your local Wal-Mart store despite their fairly recent and more…

Is your tea from the land of the free?

by Roger Simmermaker -- It's no secret. I like tea. I never could cozy up to coffee since I never could quite acquire the taste, so I drink tea. I also like more…

Stunningly simple way to boost federal tax revenue

by Roger Simmermaker -- Economist Pat Choate, author of "Agents of Influence" and former vice-presidential candidate (for Ross Perot), once estimated back in the 1990s that our national treasury loses at least more…