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…

Feudin' and a-fussin'

by Burt Prelutsky -- When you saw the lengths to which the left went in their attempt to connect loony Jared Loughner to Sarah Palin, Rush Limbaugh and/or the tea party, the more…

And a caterpillar shall lead us

by Burt Prelutsky -- I have never understood why the rest of us have sat idly by while unions have gobbled up so much power and money. Even as their numbers in more…

Liberalism is a progressive disease

by Burt Prelutsky -- The reason I devote so much time to liberals is because I find them endlessly fascinating. I simply cannot fathom how so many people manage to be wrong more…

The lamest ducks of all

by Burt Prelutsky -- The question, boys and girls, is: Just how dumb do you have to be in order to be a Republican politician? I actually believed those ignoramuses had learned more…

My year-end report

by Burt Prelutsky -- There are those who still can't believe that while the voters in most of the other states were belatedly coming to their senses, out here in California we more…

Stop the START treaty

by Burt Prelutsky -- There are many incomprehensible moments in movies. For instance, in just about every James Bond film, the sadistic villain finally has his nemesis, Agent 007, in his clutches. more…

Our infantile society

by Burt Prelutsky -- While I acknowledge that there is a world of difference between conspiring to do something and merely considering it, when Ahmed Ghailani was found guilty of conspiring to more…