Jewish World Review
Friday October 31, 2014

I go to the most popular psychiatrist in town. He serves complimentary nuts.
— Dave Weinbaum


Victor Davis Hanson on JWR: Our make-it-up world

Mallard Fillmore

Sharon Randall: Watchwords for understanding life as a mother

Argus Hamilton: The News in Zingers

News of the Weird by Chuck Shepherd: First-World Dilemmas

Peter Funt: Thoughts About Whatchamacallit

Jeff Jacoby: A Clinton vs. Bush race --- Again? Democracies and dynasties don't mix

Debra J. Saunders: Trying to Silence Bill Maher in the Cradle of Free Speech

Laura Hollis: The Perils of a Compliant Media

Bob Tyrrell: After the Wave Comes the Liberation

Larry Elder: PunditFact Lies Again

MUGGER: Post-Midterms, the Hillary Backlash Begins in Earnest

Judge Andrew P. Napolitano: The Presumption of Liberty

Froma Harrop: Fannie and Freddie Must Go

Inside the Ring: Bill Gertz's weekly column on the Pentagon and national security issues

Cal Thomas: Jeb Bush and taxes --- ready my lips, part II

Ann Coulter: Hysterical media tell us to calm down

George Will: Republican becomes a capitalist punching bag


Robert Arial

Nate Beeler

Lisa Benson

Joep Bertrams

Cameron Cardow

John Darkow

John Deering

David Fitzsimmons

David Fitzsimmons BONUS!

Glenn Foden

Glenn Foden BONUS!

Bob Gorrell

Joe Heller

David Hitch

David Hitch BONUS!

David Hitch BONUS!

Jerry Holbert

Jimmy Margulies

R.J. Matson

Rick McKee

Rob Rogersr

Kevin Siers

Dana Summers

Kirk Walters

Kirk Walters BONUS!

Michael Ramirez

People of the . . . Disc?
By Rabbi Berel Wein

A world-class scholar confronts the changing attitude toward how ideas are transmitted

Reality Check
How Kerry empowers ISIS
By Caroline B. Glick

Washington and Brussels are hurting themselves and the cause of their own freedom and security far more than they are harming Israel

Elderly bullies: Why your grandparents might be victimized, too
By Herb Scribner

Yes, even grandparents are getting bullied in today's America, according to several sources. But why?

Consumer Intelligence
8 Pesky Hotel Fees --- And How to Avoid Them
By Cameron Huddleston

Use these strategies to keep extra charges off your bill

Value Added
The 4 Best Bond Funds to Own Now
By Steven Goldberg

Bond yields have nowhere to go but up, and that means bond prices will fall. These funds take unconventional approaches to avoiding losses and boosting returns

4 Fruit Juices That Are Actually Good For You
By Chris Weller

Our eyes see 'fruit,' and, either because of willful ignorance or sheer lack of knowledge, our brains ignore the 'juice' part. Here are four fruit juices you can trust will only help your body.

L'Chaim! Some drink to forget. Aging? Do it so you won't
By Lecia Bushak

Moderate Alcohol Consumption as a Memory Booster

Ess, Ess/ Eat, Eat!
The Kosher Gourmet
By Susan Russo

Wonderfully thick and creamy Corn, Potato and Sausage Chowder with Corn Relish

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

Eric Allie
Robert Arial
Lisa Benson
Chip Bok
Chip Bok BONUS!
Cameron Cardow
John Deering
Bob Gorrell
Bob Gorrell BONUS!
Walt Handelsman
Joe Heller
Jerry Holbert
Steve Kelley
Jeff Koterba
Jimmy Margulies
Jimmy Margulies BONUS!
Rick McKee
Milt Priggee
Milt Priggee BONUS!
Dana Summers
Monte Wolverton
Michael Ramirez

Marilyn Penn: Cognitive Dissonance on Campus

Peter Brookes: Why Turkey's AWOL on the Islamic State

[ I N S I G H T ]

Ben Carson: A neurosurgeon's diagnosis of America's most incurable disease (No, not ebola)

News of the Weird by Chuck Shepherd: War Is Hell

Argus Hamilton: The News in Zingers

Ana Veciana-Suarez: With grandparents, it's 2x love, 2x vulnerability

Paul Greenberg: Saving Private Turner

Jonah Goldberg: A D.C. cure: Take the hard votes

Bernard Goldberg: Family Feud: The GOP Version

Nat Hentoff: I keep repeating: Is this still America?

Roger Simon: Down the Opium Rathole

William Kristol: The Protocols of the Elders of Liberalism

Lib columnist Dana Milbank: Obama's problem is his approach to power

Kathleen Parker: America's political pendulum swings to the right

Michelle Malkin: The Spectacular Self-Immolation of Wendy R. Davis

John Stossel: Incumbents Always Win

Ivy League university offers 'Wasting Time on the Internet' course

U.S. Postal Service let feds peek at Americans' mail 50K times in 2013

University celebrates illegal abortion providers with pizza party

Dick Morris: How the GOP can stop Obama

Walter Williams: Africa: A Tragic Continent

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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