A few words in defense of torture

by Burt Prelutsky -- Sometimes I get the idea that America's MSM is nothing more than an offshoot of Al-Jazeera, a well-oiled propaganda machine for all things Islamic. For instance, we've been more…

The candidate who deserves religious scrutiny

by Burt Prelutsky -- One of the obvious differences between Democrats and Republicans is the role religion plays in their presidential campaigns. For instance, every Democrat, while pretending to believe that "separation more…

Is Oprah a racist?

by Burt Prelutsky -- Michelle Obama, Oprah Winfrey, Barack Obama For nearly my entire life, I have been aware that there's no explaining a large segment of the population. For instance, even more…

Things that muddle my mind

by Burt Prelutsky -- There are any number of things that don't seem to bother the rest of you that manage to keep me awake nights. One of these is the Olympics. more…

Happy to live in a Christian nation

by Burt Prelutsky -- Usually, when people say they're not religious, they're looking to pick a fight or at least start an argument. That's probably because people who identify themselves as atheists more…

Have yourself a dreary little Christmas

by Burt Prelutsky -- Over the last several years, a time of year that was traditionally a period of goodwill and universal brotherhood, when even actual brothers somehow managed to set aside more…

Dancing with the candidates

by Burt Prelutsky -- I believe I could very well be the only person in America with a TV set who has never watched a single so-called reality show. I also believe more…

I walk the line badly

by Burt Prelutsky -- I've been in the Writers Guild of America for nearly 40 years. That means that during the first two decades of my TV writing career, I was on more…

Some things really are black and white

by Burt Prelutsky -- Recent events remind me how much I dislike liars, cheaters and those who aspire to victimhood simply so they can cash in. To begin with, we have Ball more…