The 'that's not who we are' bleats

by Burt Prelutsky -- Whenever someone comes up with a sensible suggestion regarding guns, urban blacks, illegal aliens or Muslims, or, God forbid, dares to point out the constitutional limits on executive more…

A nation of narcissists

by Burt Prelutsky -- We have become the most self-absorbed people the world has ever known. Galileo was persecuted because he had the gall to declare that the sun, not the earth, more…

Anthony Weiner & assorted wieners

by Burt Prelutsky -- I couldn't wait to see the documentary "Weiner," which in about an hour and a half documented the remarkable fall, rise and fall of the former New York more…

An addictive society

by Burt Prelutsky -- There are various forms of addictions that are rampant in America today. The most obvious one involves illegal drugs. It's bad enough that millions of our citizens have more…

Underdogs and other curs

by Burt Prelutsky -- Most of us are raised to root for the underdog, for the person or people who somehow succeed in spite of the odds stacked against them. At least more…

Misspeaking in the modern age

by Burt Prelutsky -- When West Virginians got upset with Hillary Clinton for stating "I will put coal miners and coal companies out of business," she hastened to explain that she had more…

The Pied Piper of Manhattan

by Burt Prelutsky -- There's no question that illegal immigration is a major headache in America, a headache of migraine proportions. Even though liberals choose to pretend that the problem exists only more…

Debating a liberal

by Burt Prelutsky -- Over the past few decades, I've made a conscious effort to avoid liberals. I realize it's intolerant of me, but I find it next to impossible to associate more…

Putting liberals on the couch

by Burt Prelutsky -- There isn't a doubt in my mind that leftists are certifiably insane. I don't mean that as an insult. At least not entirely. It's just that after years more…