Some politically incorrect observations

by Burt Prelutsky -- I was taken aback when President Obama said he was proud of the Afghani people who voted in their recent election in spite of being intimidated by the more…

Liberalism is a cult

by Burt Prelutsky -- For the longest time, I've insisted that liberalism is the religion of choice for atheists, agnostics and run-of-the-mill secularists. After all, be they Christians, Jews, Muslims or Buddhists, more…

Some Townhalls are worse than others

by Burt Prelutsky -- Recently, I had a very odd experience. No, I didn't wake up 30 years younger and with a full head of hair. That would have been odd but more…

The straight poop on Islam

by Burt Prelutsky -- I suspect that because George Bush and Condoleezza Rice were so respectful of Muslims, constantly telling us that theirs is a religion of peace, some otherwise sensible Americans more…

Burt the plumber

by Burt Prelutsky -- During last year's presidential campaign, Joe Wurzelbacher raised a lot of hackles in liberal circles when he got Barack Obama to admit he was in favor of the more…

Eulogy, 1969

by Burt Prelutsky -- (Editor's note: This is the text of the eulogy delivered by Burt Prelutsky following his father's death in 1969) Two days ago, I returned from a weekend in more…

Health care plan on life support

by Burt Prelutsky -- By this time, I'm sure we've all heard more than we care to about professor Henry Gates. Still, I can't let it go without tossing in my two more…

The case against mortarboarding

by Burt Prelutsky -- I have received a number of e-mails over the years from disgruntled parents griping about the left-wing indoctrination their kids are forced to undergo at colleges and universities more…

I'm mad as hell!

by Burt Prelutsky -- Frankly, I'm beginning to feel a lot like Howard Beale, the character portrayed by Peter Finch in the 1976 release, "Network." He insisted that people get up right more…