A little straight talk

by Burt Prelutsky -- Those on the left who have trashed George Bush for this entire decade claim they weren't being rude or unpatriotic, but were simply talking truth to power. That more…

Dr. Frankenstein, meet Barack Obama

by Burt Prelutsky -- Whenever I write an attack piece about President Obama and his cronies on the left, I invariably hear from a handful of barely literate dullards whose message is more…

It takes a village of idiots

by Burt Prelutsky -- I have always found it odd that whenever the producers of TV, movies and music are accused of setting a bad example for the kids, they always insist more…

My day in court

by Burt Prelutsky -- Perhaps it's because I was summoned for jury duty a few weeks ago that I have been hyper-aware of criminal matters lately. My attention was particularly grabbed by more…

Notes from a lapsed Democrat

by Burt Prelutsky -- I was born in 1940, which means that during my lifetime 13 men have been the president of the United States. For many of those years, I was more…

Tea partying in tennis shorts

by Burt Prelutsky -- In all of history, so far as I'm aware, there had only been two famous tea parties. At the first one, Samuel Adams and a few of his more…

Responding to my critics

by Burt Prelutsky -- Recently, I posted a piece in which I suggested that Mrs. Obama is not, to put it mildly, my idea of gorgeous. I stated that so long as more…

Khrushchev almost got it right

by Burt Prelutsky -- The way liberal politicians and Hollywood celebrities carry on over the plight of poor people, you might easily get the idea that they actually know some. They don't. more…

Islam and the death of Western Civilization

by Burt Prelutsky -- Two news items caught my attention this past month, and although they occurred 3,000 miles apart, they are definitely connected. In New York, Muzzammil Hassan, who started a more…