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…

The little president who cried 'wolf!'

by Burt Prelutsky -- You have to wonder just how many times Obama is going to announce that, thanks entirely to Republicans in Congress, this nation is on the verge of going more…

Obama: Arrogance personified

by Burt Prelutsky -- I actually watched Obama's entire State of the Union address. I would like to think I was merely doing my duty as a citizen and as a political more…

Barack & Hillary, sitting in a tree …

by Burt Prelutsky -- There must be something in the air near the Potomac that rots the brains of just about everyone who ventures into our nation's capital. The latest example was more…

The Battle of Athens

by Burt Prelutsky -- In 1946, there was a rebellion in McMinn County, Tenn., that came to be known as the Battle of Athens. Frankly, I had never heard of it until more…