Jewish World Review
Monday October 20, 2014


Having children makes you no more a parent than having a piano makes you a pianist.
— Michael Levine

Culture & Custom
Holy Tongue
By Mordechai Schiller

What you probably never knew about Hebrew --- biblical and modern



Reality Check
Why Are Israelis Dazed and Confused?
By Marc Schulman

How can Israel and the rest of the world so misunderstand each other?



The Power of One
How you can change the world right now --- No, really!
By Kim Giles

How we can be less discouraged and more empowered to make a difference






Consumer Intelligence
Ways to Save $1,000 by Black Friday
By Cameron Huddleston

Cut your expenses to finance holiday purchases with cash rather than credit. Here's how



Investing
Why Stocks Keep Plunging and What to Do Now
By Manuel Schiffres

The news is glum on several fronts, but the prospects for a recession remain slim. Its important to stick with your plan



The Kid's Doctor
Prebiotics and probiotics both aid digestion
By Sue Hubbard, M.D.

Lately, I've been hearing and reading a lot about the value of prebiotics and probiotics in children's diets. What, parents wonder, is the difference between the two?



Gezunt/ On Health
Before Damage is Done: Online Alzheimer's tests unscientific and inaccurate
By Harvard Health Letters

Where the tests examined fall short in several important ways






Ess, Ess/ Eat, Eat!
The Kosher Gourmet
By Linda Gassenheimer

Thick and hearty Italian-Greek soup is a quick fusion meal in a bowl


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





Daryl Cagle
John Darkow
Bob Englehart
Bob Gorrell
Jerry Holbert
David Horsey
Taylor Jones
Steve Kelley
RJ Matson
Steve Sack
Rob Rogers
Bill Schorr
Jeff Stahler
Dana Summers
Dana Summers BONUS!
Gary Varvel





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Ask Doctor K by Anthony L. Komaroff, M.D.: Coping with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Consumer Reports® on JWR: Car mechanic fiction vs. fact



Rachel Raskin-Zrihen: Downright Orwellian

Monica Crowley: Why Americans are no longer inclined to trust their government






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Mark Steyn: Why the real battle for America is over culture, not elections

News of the Weird by Chuck Shepherd: That Entrepreneurial Spirit

Argus Hamilton: The News in Zingers

Mitch Albom: Some naked truth about sexting teens

Paul Greenberg: One picture said it all

Jonah Goldberg: The return of the Clinton Democrats (not really)

Bernard Goldberg: Is Everything Political in the Obama Administration?

Suzanne Fields: A Different Gun Fight at Gender Gap in the 'War on Women'

Mona Charen: The Equal Pay Delusion

Michael Reagan: Government Malpractice

Michael Barone: Hispanics Seem to Be Souring on Obama Dems

Bruce Bialosky: IRS Still Not Getting the Message

David Limbaugh: Fascist Leftists in Houston

Debra J. Saunders: Hillary Walks on a Cloud

Dana Milbank: The nasty politicization of Ebola

Diana West: Will Obama order troops to fight Ebola in Liberia clinics?

Wesley Pruden: The deadly virus in the electorate

Linda Chavez: Ebola Fear Factor

Laura Hollis: Language in the Service of Life

Rich Lowry:The god that failed

George Will: Officially Killing Americans

Charles Krauthammer: Ebola vs. civil liberties

Mallard Filmore

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