The fat lady is practicing her scales

by Burt Prelutsky -- I don't think there is any way to overestimate the importance of the mid-term elections. Although I wish I could view the world through nonpartisan eyes, Barack Obama more…

Counting down to Jan. 20, 2017

by Burt Prelutsky -- There used to be a popular radio show, followed by an equally popular TV show, called "The Amateur Hour." Singers, comedians and musicians, including even accordion players, would more…

To impeach or not to impeach

by Burt Prelutsky -- Even before Sarah Palin called on the GOP House to institute impeachment proceedings against Barack Obama, I suggested it, so long as they held off until after the more…

Liberals and locusts

by Burt Prelutsky -- You don't hear that much about locusts today. Not unless you read the Bible or know how the Mormons came to settle in Salt Lake City. But at more…

Merkel's girdle and other unmentionables

by Burt Prelutsky -- I realize that conservatives like to take potshots at Obama over his constantly flying off to engage in fundraising events. Heck, I enjoy taking those potshots as much more…

The stoned president

by Burt Prelutsky -- It wasn't that long ago that a prospective Supreme Court justice was blackballed because he had occasionally smoked marijuana while in college. Although it seems as if it more…

My stupendous non-scientific poll

by Burt Prelutsky -- I'd like to thank everyone who took the time to respond to my recent poll. As I said at the time, it was not, and was not intended more…

The good book & the bad woman

by Burt Prelutsky -- During her book tour, Hillary Clinton was asked to name her favorite book. One might have expected her to be honest for once in her life and mention more…

Is it national murder or suicide?

by Burt Prelutsky -- There are times when I suspect that people like Obama, Reid, Pelosi, Schumer, Boxer and Durbin, should have their photos on the wall of the post office as more…

Can America be saved?

by Burt Prelutsky -- Although I am by nature an optimist, I must admit that even I have begun to suspect that our nation's best years, like my own, are behind us. more…