Me and the Rotarians

by Burt Prelutsky -- These days, it's rare that my conservative beliefs cause me any grief. As a rule, after all, my social interactions with liberals tend to be limited to tennis more…

Socialism (is) for Dummies

by Burt Prelutsky -- Proof that you don't have to live in New York or Hollywood to be a left-wing knothead was the decision by a Chicago high school to boycott a more…

Why I agree with Obama

by Burt Prelutsky -- We've all known kids who only try to straighten out their behavior when they begin to sense that Christmas is right around the corner. It often strikes me more…

The world through my jaundiced eyes

by Burt Prelutsky -- As I watched all those Wisconsin teachers proudly carrying on like louts and buffoons in Madison, I found myself wondering how they could ever again chastise their students more…

Ron Paul and Karl Marx

by Burt Prelutsky -- There are times when I find myself thinking that all of America's loons are to be found lurking on the far left, but then something like the Conservative more…

Madness in Madison

by Burt Prelutsky -- There are many lessons to be learned from the demonstrations in Madison, Wis. First and foremost, workers in the public sector should never have been allowed to unionize. more…

What's so darn great about Islam?

by Burt Prelutsky -- Between Sept. 12, 2001, and January 2009, George Bush and Condoleezza Rice spent so much time telling us what a wonderful, peaceful religion Islam is, I kept expecting more…

Beware what you ask of the genie

by Burt Prelutsky -- As I sit here, Cairo is ablaze with Molotov cocktails, and nobody knows if Hosni Mubarak has booked a flight aboard Deposed Despots Airlines. Come to think of more…

Revealed! Obama's birth doctor

by Burt Prelutsky -- In spite of Barack Obama's belated call for civility in political discourse, we had Rep. Steve Cohen, D-Tenn., comparing Republicans' campaign to repeal Obamacare to Goebbels' use of more…