A pox on politicians

by Burt Prelutsky -- Until I read Amity Shlaes' tribute to Calvin Coolidge, I had assumed that Ronald Reagan was the last true fiscal conservative we've had in the White House. Well, more…

Allah not so akbar!

by Burt Prelutsky -- In the aftermath of the Boston bombings, we hear that the FBI was informed by Russia that Tamerlan Tsarnaev was a Muslim radical, but even after he spent more…

Bombs & other disasters

by Burt Prelutsky -- I've been holding off writing anything about the horrific events at the Boston Marathon until the suspect or suspects had been arrested because until then, I couldn't see more…

Obama: Brick-throwing moron

by Burt Prelutsky -- As you may have noticed, liberals are ever on the alert when it comes to what they love to label "the religious right." But they never have a more…

Listen up, O'Reilly!

by Burt Prelutsky -- There are only two daily shows I watch on Fox. The first is Bret Baier's "Special Report." The other is Bill O'Reilly's "The Factor." Because I record everything more…

Term limits and the Catholic Church

by Burt Prelutsky -- Recently, Thomas Sowell wrote an excellent piece dealing with term limits. The point he made is that if the idea behind limits was to rid us of those more…

Apocalypse now?

by Burt Prelutsky -- I know that Obama said that his primary concerns for his second term were major immigration reform and gun control. It's probably just a coincidence, but despots often more…

President Barack Isuzu

by Burt Prelutsky -- Back in the 1980s, a fictional pitchman named Joe Isuzu made a series of TV commercials promoting Isuzu cars and trucks. A fast-talking, smarmy-looking guy would make outrageous more…

Knee-jerk jerks

by Burt Prelutsky -- What is so astonishing about liberals is that they aren't just wrong occasionally or even wrong more often than not. What is truly amazing is that they are more…

Laudable senators: There are only 3

by Burt Prelutsky -- Even when you write as often as I do, you can't really keep up with all the zaniness that passes for the news today. But I can't help more…