Jewish World Review
Friday August 29, 2014

Change is torture . . . until it works.
— Dave Weinbaum


Victor Davis Hanson on JWR: Obama fails History 101

Mallard Fillmore

Sharon Randall: Whatever life's scrapes and bumps, love is a balm

Argus Hamilton: The News in Zingers

News of the Weird by Chuck Shepherd: Unconventional Food Prep; Unclear on the Concept

LOOKING AT LANGUAGE by Richard Lederer: Do You Have A Problem, You Know, With 'No Problem'?

Feds tout school lunches as 'national security issue'

VA depicts vets as Oscar the Grouch

Passenger feud over reclining seat leads to unscheduled landing

Men murder violinist to live like 'rockstars'

Froma Harrop: The Smallness of Being in Economy Class

Paul Greenberg: Plague strikes in Arkansas

Cal Thomas: Scotland's future hangs in balance

Jeff Jacoby: Your strategy was wrong, Mr. President

Bob Tyrrell: Golf Is Not the Answer

Larry Elder: Another Ferguson? Wait, Wrong Race, No Interest

Ann Coulter: Would it kill you to hire more black cops? (Yes)

George Will: How should we project American power?


Nate Beeler

John Deering

Bob Gorrell

Walt Handelsman

Joe Heller

Taylor Jones

Steve Kelley

Jimmy Margulies

Jimmy Margulies BONUS!

Rick McKee

Steve Sack

Kevin Siers

Jeff Stahler

Dana Summers

Gary Varvel

Michael Ramirez

reality check
Embracing the obvious truth
By Caroline B. Glick

The Jewish community must empower and defend gentiles who valiantly stand up to the lies at great professional cost and social risk

Miriam Moskowitz, 98, Fights to Clear Her Name
By Zoe Schlanger

She just wants to end her life with her reputation intact

personal growth
The 'yeah-but' and the way it can hold you back
By Nicole Carpenter

We have good intentions but often let the phrase, "yeah, but" validate our shortcomings. This column sheds light on the common excuses that hold so many of us back

making your money last
Retirees Fare Poorly in Pension Advance Deals
By Eleanor Laise

Exchanging future pension payments for a lump sum is a costly transaction

Consumer Intelligence
Best Buys During Labor Day Sales, 2014
By Cameron Huddleston

You'll find great deals on appliances, bicycles, outdoor items and more over the long holiday weekend

Scientists Create Blood Vessels Using 3D Printer
By Dana Dovey

How they did it and what it means

gezunt/ on health
Could The Cure For Obesity Be In A Neuronal 'Sweet Spot'?
By Lecia Bushak

Yale researchers could permanently alter how we attempt to lose weight

6 Beauty Remedies Using Tea
By Sabrina Bachai

From healing small razor nicks to soothing your dry hair --- tea is just more than a warm drink you enjoy on a cold winter night

After 3 Years Of Chemo, Man Finds Out He Doesn't Have Cancer
By Justin Caba

Can you imagine almost anything more horrible?

ess, ess/ eat, eat!
The Kosher Gourmet
By Alysha Witwicki

7 fun new takes on the 7-layer salad

4 books

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Ripleys Believe It Or Not!
Andy Capp
The Born Loser
Frank & Ernest
The Grizzwells
Moderately Confused
One Big Happy
Prickly City
The Wizard of Id

Pat Bagley
Lisa Benson
Chip Bok
Paul Combs
David Fitzsimmons
Jimmy Margulies
Gary McCoy
Milt Priggee
Jeff Stahler
Dana Summers
Gary Varvel
Gary Varvel BONUS!
Larry Wright
Adam Zyglis
Michael Ramirez

[ I N S I G H T ]

Ben Carson: A Problem Bigger than Ferguson

News of the Weird by Chuck Shepherd: The Justice Angle

Argus Hamilton: The News in Zingers

Ana Veciana-Suarez: On Labor Day, let's celebrate leisure

Mordechai Schiller: Microsoft Protection Racket

John Stossel: Green Monster

Ron Hart: What Ferguson lamentably teaches black youth

Rusty Humphries: Give Obama some credit; He's not Carter bad . . . He's LBJ horrific

James Bovard: Holder's police-shooting hypocrisy

Nat Hentoff: We awaken to national militarization of police, not only in Ferguson

Roger Simon: Hillary's Doomed if She's Obama's Third Term

Fred Barnes: Bartleby, the President

Liberty Belle by Betsy McCaughey: Congress' Duty To Lead

Jonah Goldberg: If 'evil' doesn't apply to Islamic State, what does?

Walter Williams Blacks Must Confront Reality

Thomas Sowell Facts vs. Visions

Mallard Filmore

Dry Bones


Jonathan Tobin: Why Did Kerry Lie About Israeli Blame?

Samuel G. Freedman: A resolution 70 years later for a father's unsettling legacy of ashes from Dachau

Jessica Ivins: A resolution 70 years later for a father's unsettling legacy of ashes from Dachau

Kim Giles: Asking for help is not weakness

Kathy Kristof and Barbara Hoch Marcus: 7 Great Growth Israeli Stocks

Matthew Mientka: How Beans, Peas, And Chickpeas Cleanse Bad Cholesterol and Lowers Risk of Heart Disease

Sabrina Bachai: 5 At-Home Treatments For Headaches

Baby charged with attempted murder

The Kosher Gourmet by Daniel Neman Have yourself a matzo ball: The secrets bubby never told you and recipes she could have never imagined

Hitler's Jewish wife? Mass murderer's mate would have made both deserving of death under Nazi law

Lori Nawyn: At Your Wit's End and Back: Finding Peace

Susan B. Garland and Rachel L. Sheedy: Strategies Married Couples Can Use to Boost Benefits

David Muhlbaum: Smart Tax Deductions Non-Itemizers Can Claim

Jill Weisenberger, M.S., R.D.N., C.D.E : Before You Lose Your Mental Edge

Dana Dovey: Coffee Drinkers Rejoice! Your Cup Of Joe Can Prevent Death From Liver Disease

Chris Weller: Electric 'Thinking Cap' Puts Your Brain Power Into High Gear

From the Grave, Wife Captures Time, Love in a Bottle (2 minutes)

The Kosher Gourmet by Marlene Parrish A gift of hazelnuts keeps giving --- for a variety of nutty recipes: Entree, side, soup, dessert

Rabbi David Gutterman: The Word for Nothing Means Everything

Charles Krauthammer: Kerry's folly, Chapter 3

Amy Peterson: A life of love: How to build lasting relationships with your children

John Ericson: Older Women: Save Your Heart, Prevent Stroke Don't Drink Diet

John Ericson: Why 50 million Americans will still have spring allergies after taking meds

Cameron Huddleston: Best and Worst Buys of April 2014

Stacy Rapacon: Great Mutual Funds for Young Investors

Sarah Boesveld: Teacher keeps promise to mail thousands of former students letters written by their past selves

The Kosher Gourmet by Sharon Thompson Anyone can make a salad, you say. But can they make a great salad? (SECRETS, TESTED TECHNIQUES + 4 RECIPES, INCLUDING DRESSINGS)

Paul Greenberg: Death and joy in the spring

Dan Barry: Should South Carolina Jews be forced to maintain this chimney built by Germans serving the Nazis?

Mayra Bitsko: Save me! An alien took over my child's personality

Frank Clayton: Get happy: 20 scientifically proven happiness activities

Susan Scutti: It's Genetic! Obesity and the 'Carb Breakdown' Gene

Lecia Bushak: Why Hand Sanitizer May Actually Harm Your Health

Stacy Rapacon: Great Funds You Can Own for $500 or Less

Cameron Huddleston: 7 Ways to Save on Home Decor

The Kosher Gourmet by Steve Petusevsky Exploring ingredients as edible-stuffed containers (TWO RECIPES + TIPS & TECHINQUES)

Henry Chu and Batsheva Sobelman: After expelling Jews in 1492, Spain considers inviting them back

Bibi takes the lead: Offers Arabs -- and Kerry -- an ultimatum

Kim Giles: 3 steps to regain control when you 'lose it'

Cameron Huddleston: How to Get Retailers to Match Prices

James K. Glassman: 6 Great Mutual Funds That Benefit From Small Portfolios

John Ericson: Biomarkers Catch Heart Attack 2 Weeks Before It Happens

John Ericson: Hint at treatment for neurodegenerative disease that affects one in every 20,000 Americans

The Kosher Gourmet by Betty Rosbottom CRISPY SALMON CROQUETTES WITH CAJON REMOULADE SAUCE are a cinch to prepare and a savory, sumptuous main to delight in

Rabbi Abraham J. Twerski : The Mystery of Suffering

Maddie Hanna: Christie to address Adelson, GOP Jewish Pow-Wow in Las Vegas

Joe O'Connor: 'Never give up': Auschwitz survivor, 106, was a wonder of positivity who put horrors aside to raise a family

Lisa Gerstner: 6 Things to Know About Getting the Best Cell-Phone Deal

Sandra Block: Take Advantage of These Tax Breaks for Every Life Stage

Nicci Micco: What are good fats and bad fats?

Susan Scutti: Surgeons To Test New Technique For Saving The Almost-Dead

The Kosher Gourmet by Kim Ode A babka's distinctive swirls make this chocolate bread a spectacular treat (STEP BY STEP TECHNIQUES)

Kathleen Parker: Hobby Lobby case creates unexpected allies in Dershowitz and Starr

Steven Emerson: CAIR Criticizes Independent Investigation It Requested ... Again

Georgia Lee: How to be a 'good wife' without becoming a doormat

Matt Evans: 9 inexpensive, do-it-yourself projects that will make your life easier

Cameron Huddleston: Fabulous Freebies 2014

Kimberly Lankford: Don't Overlook the Retirement Savers' Tax Credit

Chris Weller: Nasal Spray to Treat Depression?

The Kosher Gourmet by Susan Selasky You've never had exotic soups like these! (5 EASY RECIPES!)

David Suissa: Hellooooooo, Jerry: Let's replace Foxman with Seinfeld

Joel Greenberg What Israel's quiet water revolution can offer states like California

Michael Doyle: Supreme Court on Tuesday will contemplate complicated role of public faith in the marketplace

Kim Giles: How to be more psychologically mature

Steven Goldberg : Nasdaq 5000 Here We Come

Robert Schmerling, M.D. : Ask the Harvard Experts: The dangers that bags under your eyes can reveal

Sharon Palmer, R.D.: Go ahead and snack between meals!

The Kosher Gourmet by Susan Selasky SHAVED ASPARAGUS WITH MUSHROOMS AND PARMESAN CRUMBLE: Doesn't this look delicious!?

Rabbi Avi Shafran: Our Increasingly Soulless Society

Caroline B. Glick Don't be scared to support a One State Solution

David G. Savage: Supreme Court faces wave of free-speech cases from conservatives

Julie Nelson: Is encouragement or praise better for your kids?

Scott Hammond: Career crisis? 5 strategies to keeping a job

Kathy Kristof: 9 Companies Poised to Ride the Energy Boom

Jessica L. Anderson: Best Values in Family Cars, 2014

The Kosher Gourmet by Susan Selasky Zen and the art of pancake making: Tested techniques and fun flavors for the ultimate flapjacks

Caroline B. Glick: If Putin remains anti-American, he need not worry about Obama

Susie Boyce Small house, big blessings: A look at what really matters

Heather Hale: Make your husband feel like the most attractive man on earth

Mark Johanson: Airplanes don't just vanish into thin-air? You bet they do!

Glenn Somerville: 6 Sectors Ripe for Business Consolidation in 2014

Cameron Huddleston: How to Save on Auto Repairs

John Ericson: REVEALED: The elusive secret to chocolate's health benefits

The Kosher Gourmet by Cathy Pollak A hearty stew for the last taste of winter

Rabbi Dr. Warren Goldstein: Purim: Cynicism v. Holiness

Avedis Hadjian Warning to West From Ex-President Kravchuk: Ukraine Crisis Could Spark World War III

Danica Trebel: Make your husband feel like the most attractive man on earth

Nancy Ott, M.D.: Mayo Clinic Medical Edge: How -- and when -- children outgrow food allergies

Jason Hardy : World Wide Web turns 25, but what will its future look like?

Cameron Huddleston: Which Tax Software Is Best for You?

Kevin McCormally :Why You Need a Roth IRA

The Kosher Gourmet by Joshua E. London and Lou Marmon A hearty stew for the last taste of winter

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