The lesson Obama was sent to teach us

by Burt Prelutsky -- The way that people carried on in 2008, you would have thought we had elected a messiah and not merely a president. Some people who felt that way more…

Warning: Liberals on the loose!

by Burt Prelutsky -- I, for one, was extremely upset about the storming of the American embassy in Cairo, Egypt. Perhaps I should be more specific. It wasn't the storming itself that more…

Clinton trumps God

by Burt Prelutsky -- I swear I tried to sit through all the speeches at the Democratic convention. As it turned out, I couldn't make it through a single one. I watched more…

Obama's Uncivil War

by Burt Prelutsky -- Although, as a rule, I try to avoid spending too much time listening to political speeches, I must confess that I was pleasantly surprised by a number of more…

Bye, bye, birdbrain

by Burt Prelutsky -- I can surely understand why Missouri's Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate, Todd Akin, assumed that a prerequisite for holding the office was stupidity. After all, his opponent, more…

The golden ticket

by Burt Prelutsky -- Obama and his stooges will have to excuse me if I'm somewhat skeptical when they claim to be delighted that the GOP is running Romney and Ryan against more…

Republicans: Stop using 'RINO' insult

by Burt Prelutsky -- At the rate at which events take place, there is simply no way to cover everything, even if you wrote a column every day instead of three a more…

The loathsome left

by Burt Prelutsky -- Inasmuch as Obama has suddenly begun referring to the Clinton years as the good old days, I feel it's only fair to do the same. I was not more…

Knee jerks and other jerks on the left

by Burt Prelutsky -- Under normal conditions, I would not address the tragic events that took place in Aurora, Colo. For one thing, it was the insane act of a single psychotic, more…

We've been humbugged

by Burt Prelutsky -- In October 1869, there came news that workmen digging a well at a farm in Cardiff, a town near Syracuse, N.Y., had uncovered a petrified 12-foot giant. The more…