Who is Cary Grant?

by Jim Rutz -- An 18-year-old actor named Frankie Muniz was told that a critic had lauded him as "the Cary Grant of kid stars." His response has been variously recorded as more…

The man who saved the world

by Jim Rutz -- You almost died in 1983. Do you remember what you were doing on Sunday afternoon, Sept. 25, of that year? Not likely. But you came within a whisker more…

10 steps to greatness

by Jim Rutz -- Editor's note: The following column is adapted from chapter 3 of "Megashift" by James Rutz.Here is my personal little gift to you this Christmas season. May your life more…

What I learned in college

by Jim Rutz -- In the faraway fall of '59, I was doing my part to take the shine off brand-new Dykstra Hall at UCLA when my father decided to visit and more…

Why political correctness stinks

by Jim Rutz -- You can't accuse me of bias. Some of my best friends are liberals, and many of them can dress themselves and tie their own shoes. So don't go more…

The world's 12 worst problems

by Jim Rutz -- I have omitted from my list some evils that are difficult to combat by mere human means, such as global warming, the devil, and the Democratic Party. I've more…

Whom the gods
would destroy ...

by Jim Rutz -- ... they first make mad. At least that's what my friend Euripides said in 400-something B.C. (I'm really old.) But I have a new & improved twist on more…

Welcome to the new
world religion

by Jim Rutz -- That new religion you've been dreading has arrived, and it's hilarious. But it's also oppressive to the point of being deadly. Quite a combination. It's the arch-enemy of more…

Is this the end of time?

by Jim Rutz -- No. But as of today, you have only two shopping months till Christmas. You just have to ask yourself: "Can I get my Christmas shopping done before Jesus more…