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…

My personal beef with the GOP

by Burt Prelutsky -- Although I have devoted most of the 1,200 articles I've written over the past decade to deriding Democrats, I wouldn't want anyone to get the idea that I more…

Weapons of mass distraction

by Burt Prelutsky -- We all know that whenever liberal politicians start insisting that guns are evil, it's for the same reason that stage magicians employ patter, top hats and silk capes. more…

Praise the Lord and pass the ammunition

by Burt Prelutsky -- My title refers to the title of a popular song during World War II. Today, as we know, both pieces of advice are frowned upon in left-wing circles. more…

On gun-grabbers and worthless teachers

by Burt Prelutsky -- In the same way that whoever is elected president in 2016 will be fortunate because he or she will be compared to Barack Obama, the worst person who more…

Tipping our fez to Egypt

by Burt Prelutsky -- In recent months, there were two presidential elections of historical importance. In Egypt, they had their first ever democratic election for president. It was won by Mohammed Morsi more…

A year-end smorgasbord

by Burt Prelutsky -- If you're anything like me, please accept my condolences. God knows it's not easy being us. For one thing, you can't stop seeking logical reasons for everything that 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…