Playing the Raza card

by Burt Prelutsky -- Out here in Southern California, a local Spanish-language TV station caused a stink recently by putting up several billboards reaching out to potential viewers in Los Angeles, Mexico. more…

A career with a future

by Burt Prelutsky -- As some of you may be aware, I'm a plaintiff in a class-action lawsuit that accuses motion picture studios, TV networks and Hollywood talent agencies of practicing ageism more…

Rooney rhymes with goony

by Burt Prelutsky -- Seeing as how I am one of the plaintiffs in a class action lawsuit targeting several Hollywood entities – studios, networks and talent agencies – for engaging in more…

Moms make lousy dads

by Burt Prelutsky -- One of the more fatuous beliefs that has been foisted off by self-proclaimed feminists and other politically correct lamebrains is that children don't really need fathers. I used more…

Straight talk about talk-show hosts

by Burt Prelutsky -- The other day, a friend asked me what I thought of Rush Limbaugh. I confessed that I didn't listen to his show. My friend was shocked. In his more…

The murder of Terri Schiavo

by Burt Prelutsky -- By the time you read this, Terri Schiavo will be dead. At the time I'm writing this, even most of us who wanted her to live will be more…

Social insecurity

by Burt Prelutsky -- I believe I may be the only person in America who isn't for or against President Bush's proposal to save Social Security. Unlike everybody else who seems positive more…

If only Terri had murdered someone

by Burt Prelutsky -- Early on, I must confess, I didn't take much interest in Terri Schiavo. All I'd heard was that she was a vegetable, brain-dead, totally unaware of her surroundings. more…

Saving Oscar from suicide

by Burt Prelutsky -- Charles Dudley Warner claimed that everybody talked about the weather, but nobody did anything about it. He could have said the same about the Academy Awards, but, then, more…

Viva le difference!

by Burt Prelutsky -- It never fails to astonish me how an innocent remark these days can set off fireworks. Mention that you like the cut of George Bush's jib, and some more…