The Laughing Club

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- Lately the world is such an interesting place. Take religion. I see where the Vatican is seeking a kinder gentler Satan. Subtler. More sophisticated. They've downsized the Demon more…

Bag the dog?

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- Your dog is in her twilight years, teetering between this life and the next. She's become picky about her food. Balky about play. Inexplicably nasty. Her immune system more…

Teeve or not teevee

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- When I was a very little girl in the '50s, my father brought home our first TV -- a 10-inch black-and-white Dumont in a streamlined cabinet -- and more…

The Beltway: An immodest proposal

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- Can't you hear the speeches now: "I have seen the Political Future ... Time to begin healing the nation ... With The New Virtue." How will anyone ever more…

Tacky Nation

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- Is America becoming tacky, or were we always that way? Are we as a nation developing a Trailer Trash esthetic? Fixated on Furbies? Bonkers about Beanie Babies? Bananas more…

New Year's peeve

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- Holidays are a funny time of year and even funnier if you don't have a family. Not funny-haha-funny, but funny-strange-funny. You worry about all the good times you more…

Civics lesson of the century

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- They say journalists are out of touch with the very American people they purport to cover. Well, on the Saturday Bill Clinton is impeached, I join my street-vendor more…

The dirty facts: Truth or consequences?

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- Here's a scenario for you. Just suppose Bill and Hillary really have an "arrangement." What if they are one of those thoroughly post-modern American couples? You know, who more…

The Altoid caper

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- Editor's note: The following column contains material that is unsuitable for children.It started the instant I bought the Altoids. I had a simple craving for mints. Then I more…

Good grief, it's Daddy

by Maralyn Lois Polak -- This is the first installment of a new exclusive weekly column by Maralyn Lois Polak. Her column will run in WorldNetDaily every Wednesday. My heart goes out to more…