China: Least-favored nation

by Burt Prelutsky -- I don't, as a rule, spend a lot of time feeling sorry for China. But that was before I read about the problems that nation is already having more…

The year that was

by Burt Prelutsky -- Looking back on 2005, I'd say that, all in all, it was a pretty good year. In Iraq, things are looking up, and here in America, the bad more…

Toot, toot, Tookie, goodbye

by Burt Prelutsky -- Let me begin by stating that I am in favor of capital punishment. I don't view it as a deterrent, understand – I consider it the only appropriate more…

The Christmas grinch revisited

by Burt Prelutsky -- Nothing that I have ever written has provoked as huge a response as a piece I wrote recently called "The Jewish grinch who stole Christmas." In the article, more…

The Jewish grinch
who stole Christmas

by Burt Prelutsky -- I never thought I'd live to see the day that Christmas would become a dirty word. You think it hasn't? Then why is it that people are being more…

The unliberal left

by Burt Prelutsky -- I keep asking myself why, in spite of the encouraging reports out of Iraq, people such as Rep. Murtha want us to beat a hasty retreat, making the more…

A primer on hypocrisy

by Burt Prelutsky -- A while back, people were picking on such prominent conservatives as Rush Limbaugh and Bill Bennett, accusing them of being hypocrites because, while espousing traditional values, the former more…

Islam is a riot

by Burt Prelutsky -- The best thing about the rioting in France is that it proves once and for all that pandering to Islamists is always a bad idea. Even when you more…

French-fried politics

by Burt Prelutsky -- To me, the worst thing about Muslims, aside from their longing to be returned to the good old days of the eighth century, and to drag the rest more…

Greed is not good

by Burt Prelutsky -- As a rule, I get my back up when some people start accusing other people of being greedy. Generally, all that really means is that some people are more…