My link to attacked Jewish school

by Barry Farber -- Fifty-two years in radio leaves you with an awful lot of stories. And of all those stories, I've only given one a name! The others I describe. My more…

On Karzai's new baby and the teleprompter

by Barry Farber -- C'mon, Farber. Are you actually about to bash Obama for congratulating Afghan President Hamid Karzai and his wife on the birth of their baby daughter? Not necessarily, but more…

My pride in Jewish self-defense

by Barry Farber -- Greed gets the publicity. So does aggression, glory-hunger, revenge, "empire"! But there's another player seldom noticed that's busy sharpening its knives while all those others remain fast asleep. more…

Breitbart's death just a coincidence?

by Barry Farber -- First, let's nail down the difference between a conspiracy theorist and a broad-minded person. A conspiracy theorist says, "Of course, Andrew Breitbart was assassinated. Look how many people more…

Siding with Obama over Krauthammer

by Barry Farber -- In the 1800s Oxford professor Erasmus Wilson said, "When the Paris Exhibition of 1878 closes, electric light will close with it and no more will be heard of more…

Obama's political hypnotism

by Barry Farber -- Did they teach you about "psychic income" in school? Great stuff. If you like your work, for example, you're getting more income, "psychic income," than your paycheck indicates. more…

The U.N.: Murder Incorporated

by Barry Farber -- Last week we arrived at the lowest moment in the never-too-high history of the United Nations. Up to now the failures of the United Nations have been mostly more…

Israeli 1st strike: Justified for survival

by Barry Farber -- Ahh, the wide world of diplomatic nuance! During the Congress of Vienna in 1815, Prince Metternich's aide told him the Russian ambassador had died during the night. After more…

The Marx brothers: Karl and Groucho

by Barry Farber -- Both of America's political parties are Marxist. The Democrats are Karl. The Republicans are Groucho. I'm weary of dear friends who've been reading political tea leaves, wind currents more…

Newt's magical moment

by Barry Farber -- At the age of 10 I saw American's greatest magician, Blackstone, make an elephant disappear from the stage of the National Theater in Greensboro, N.C. Last week we more…