Obama's surrender to Iran

by Barry Farber -- Germany surrendered to America May 8, 1945. Japan surrendered to America August 15, 1945. And America surrendered to Iran Oct. 21, 2011. President Barack Obama issued a "Come-and-Get-It" more…

Scruffies stealing headlines

by Barry Farber -- What took the left so long to catch on? "The rich are rich only because we are on our knees. Let us rise!" Communists, socialists and "occupiers" of more…

The danger of mobs

by Barry Farber -- The movie scenes I always enjoyed most showed Japanese soldiers in panic mode, German soldiers exiting a bunker with their hands up and the "Wild West Saloon." The more…

Muslim thugs and liberal hypocrisy

by Barry Farber -- Don't misunderstand. I have no hope of healing the liberalism that propels you to oppose the drone-missile rub-out of Anwar al-Awlaki and associates. I've already wasted too much more…

A VIP lounge for dictators

by Barry Farber -- "I remember the 1967 borders," half-joked the Israeli comedian. "That's when our trains had signs inside that said, 'Passengers are requested to please not lean their heads out more…

Obama coddled because of skin color?

by Barry Farber -- Allen Funt of "Candid Camera" told me one of his favorite stunts involved the confusion caused by a vain old man who tried to throw a testimonial luncheon more…

Where was the 'Million Muslim March'?

by Barry Farber -- Are you sure we lived the same 9/11? That's not likely literally, since you probably didn't wake up that morning in Goteborg, Sweden, and fly to the U.K. more…

A creative way to disrespect Israel

by Barry Farber -- You know what hurts as much as America's new mood of twitchy anxiety? We're losing our habit of "good." The difference between America and a Cuba that jails more…

Communist China: Hapless to harmful

by Barry Farber -- For decades it's been merely a charming family story. Suddenly, it's useful. When my baby brother Jerry was 4, we were all having breakfast in a Florida cafeteria. more…

The beginning of the end of the welfare state

by Barry Farber -- Before his 1936 fight with Joe Louis, Germany's Max Schmeling was watching movies of Louis' fights. "I sink I see somesing," Schmeling said. He noticed that Louis had more…