Jim Hightower: The corporate land of Oz
In L. Frank Baum’s novel, “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz,” the “wizard’ turns out to be a phony — just an old guy sitting behind a curtain, using his booming voice to spew nonsense in a vain effort to fool people.
But now, a century after Baum’s fictional Oz, a real-life incarnation of the phony wizard has been discovered — hiding behind not one, but two curtains.
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