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The thing about tightwads

Spike_WPMaybe you’ve heard of Tightwad, MO. Lots of folks have by now.

A U.S. Post Office marked the spot since the turn of the 20th Century. I’m so old I recall breezing through the little wide spot in the road en route to the Ozarks and missing it altogether.

The name supposedly comes from an episode in which a store owner cheated a customer, who was a postman, by charging

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