The case against adultery

by Burt Prelutsky -- Not being religious, I don't feel comfortable discussing other people's sins. Even where the Ten Commandments are concerned, I'm probably only batting about .650. However, one of the more…

A conservative – and
proud of it

by Burt Prelutsky -- The other day I was listening to a talk-radio show, and heard a caller announce that there's no freedom of speech in this country, that, because of the more…

Like a ham sandwich in Iraq

by Burt Prelutsky -- Even though that icon of the Democratic Party Bill Clinton argues that our troops belong in Iraq until that country is able to take care of its own more…

White man's burden

by Burt Prelutsky -- I hate to be picky, but two areas in which God fell down on the job while inventing people is that He gave us appendixes for no good more…

What I neglected to say
on the radio

by Burt Prelutsky -- Recently, I appeared on a San Francisco radio talk show. I had looked forward to discussing a wide range of topics with the host and his callers. That's more…

Are liberals
from another planet?

by Burt Prelutsky -- I really don't like insulting liberals. It's a dirty job, but, as they say, somebody has to do it. The truth is, I have friends and relatives who more…

Crime and no punishment

by Burt Prelutsky -- The other day, I was talking to a friend and, as old poops will, we tried to figure out when this country started sliding downhill. For instance, when more…

The battle of New Orleans

by Burt Prelutsky -- When a disaster such as Katrina occurs, the first thing some people think to do is to place the blame. Because it was New Orleans that took the more…

Judging the judges

by Burt Prelutsky -- A question that bears looking into is whether a career in politics inevitably turns people into hypocrites or whether hypocrites are born, not made, and are simply drawn more…

101 people who are
screwing up America

by Burt Prelutsky -- Although we have never met, I regard Bernard Goldberg as a friend. He's sent me his books, nicely dedicated; I've sent him mine. Through our frequent exchange of more…