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Jewish World Review

February 10, 2014

Man is the only animal for whom his own existence is a problem which he has to solve.   —   Erich Fromm

Obama's blind spot on religious liberty
By Kathleen Parker

Pry my jaw from the floorboards

past & present
The search for the lost Nazi diary
By Richard Simon

Henry Mayer, son of a Holocaust survivor, made it his mission to find the long-lost journal kept by Alfred Rosenberg, the Nazi Party's chief ideologue and a confidant of Adolf Hitler.

How he succeeded.


not satire
Gitmo Inc.: Accused jihadis have a business plan
By Carol Rosenberg

No, it's not a kibbutz. But the crude jailhouse plans for a "Milk & Honey" farm business in Yemen are suggestive of one

in the money
7 Clues for Investors to Look for Within Annual Reports
By Nellie S. Huang

You don't have to be Warren Buffett to know what makes a company tick

consumer intelligence
How to Complain
By Lisa Gerstner

Master the art of kvetching and there's a good chance you'll get what you want

Beyond the antioxidant buzz: Plant foods boost our health in multiple ways
By Sharon Palmer, R.D.

Antioxidants are all the rage. Yet the health properties of plant foods, such as fruits, vegetables, grains, and legumes, go beyond mere antioxidant status

ess, ess/eat, eat!
The Kosher Gourmet
By Diane Rossen Worthington

Ribollita, a hearty main course Tuscany soup -- both famous and flavorful -- is the ultimate comfort food

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

Robert Arial
Lisa Benson
Chip Bok
John Cole
John Darkow
Bill Day
Bob Gorrell
Bob Gorrell BONUS!
David Horsey
Taylor Jones
Jeff Koterba
Jimmy Margulies
Gary McCoy
Rick McKee
Rick McKee BONUS!
Steve Sack
Steve Sack BONUS!
Dana Summers
Dana Summers BONUS!
Gary Varvel
Michael Ramirez

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Living Smart by Angie Hicks: Winter storm prep

Ask Doctor K by Anthony L. Komaroff, M.D.: Simple maneuver relieves symptoms of vertigo

Bruce Williams on JWR: A $3,000 car can be worth protecting; bankruptcy simplified

Peter Brookes: Syria is Becoming the New Pre-9/11 Afghanistan

Monica Crowley: Obama Tries to 'Fundamentally Transform' What He's Said, Meant, and Done

[ I N S I G H T ]

Jeff Jacoby: Political values aren't coded in skin color

News of the Weird by Chuck Shepherd: Police Report

Argus Hamilton: The News in Zingers

Mitch Albom: Beatles still peerless in pop a half-century on

David Shribman: Joan of Art, without pretension

Lori Borgman: Giving your child unfair advantage

Reg Henry: Donít nod off --- this is the Winter Olympics

Jack Kelly: Cheating our kids

Christine M. Flowers: On Philip Seymour Hoffman's death: Let us not mourn this selfish act

Diane Dimond: Heroin Makes a Comeback

Debra J. Saunders: Affordable Care Act --- Paying More to Work Less

Bruce Bialosky: What Jack Kennedy Wrought

Andrew Malcolm: Sunday pic: Joe Biden, How do you aim this thing?

Rick Jensen: Liberals Say the Funniest Things... Sometimes

Star Parker: IRS targeting of political speech is no accident

Mallard Filmore

Dry Bones

George Will: Obama's magic words: He believes what he says, and that's scary


Caroline B. Glick: Kerry continues to extort Israel because Jews -- American and Israeli -- allow him to

Joel Greenberg: In Enemy Hands: Israel extends compassion to treat hundreds of wounded Syrians

Ken Dilanian How 'hero' Snowden's leaks have made the Internet more dangerous

Cameron Huddleston: What to Buy at Drugstores

Kimberly Lankford: Better Alternatives to President Obama's MyRA Plan

John Ericson: Winter olympics----Jewish athletes; Portman's husband and Monuments Men

Harvard Health Letters: 10 myths about heart disease

The Kosher Gourmet by Nealey Dozier Silky, creamy perfection: Beer cheese soup is cold weather favorite

Ana Veciana-Suarez: Woman tracks her hidden Jewish roots through 22 generations after grandmother's warning

Jeff Stein: CIA Helped Saudis in Secret Chinese Missile Deal

Jeff Jacoby 'Leading from behind' to a new world disorder

Meghan Daum: Covering (up) Lena Dunham

Stacy Rapacon: 10 Surprising Things to Buy in Bulk

Cameron Huddleston: What to Ask Before Buying an Annuity

Harvard Health Letters: What to do before turning to medication

The Kosher Gourmet by Emma Christensen How to Make Salads You Can't Stop Craving (Includes techniques; 2 recipes!)

Rabbi Dr. Abraham J. Twerski: What 'doctors' of the soul grasp far better than most mental health professionals

Caroline B. Glick: Scaring the Jewish state straight

Food in the sky? Highrise farming idea gains ground

The Kosher Gourmet by Faith Durand AFFOGATO with a different kind of warmth

Rabbi Avi Shafran: Wealth Management 101

Alina Dain Sharon: Pentagon's loosened restrictions still violating religious apparel statute

Corey Mitchell Battle over data privacy moves to the dashboard

Cameron Huddleston: What Not to Buy at Drugstores

Kiplinger's Personal Finance Editors : Insider Tips: How Investors Can Prosper in 2014

Gretel H. Schueller: Turn back time by avoiding these foods that age your skin

The Kosher Gourmet by Sharon Thompson No need to knead this loaf: When you make batter bread, you get a delicious-tasting loaf in half the time (5 recipes!)

Judi Light Hopson, Emma H. Hopson and Ted Hagen: Make sure you attract the right people

Paul Richter: US coming under fire from Mideast allies, who see retrenchment

David G. Savage Faithful best Obama administration again --- at least temporarily

'Allah' rings out in Malaysian churches despite ban

Cameron Huddleston: Why You Should Try Your Bank's Mobile App

Jeffrey R. Kosnett: Want yields as high as 5-8%?

Anne Bliss: Strawberries are health and nutrition powerhouses

The Kosher Gourmet by Linda Gassenheimer Use this recipe for picadillo, a sweet-savory popular Latin meat dish, for a 10-minute no-fuss dinner

Rabbi Hillel Goldberg: Does the Bible believe in slavery?

Caroline B. Glick: Canadian PM Harper is latest to fill leadership vacuum, the world -- including Washington -- be damned

David Ng Monuments Men gallery to open at National WWII Museum

Lisa Gerstner: After the Target Data Theft: What all consumers need to know now

Kimberly Lankford:How to Minimize Taxes When You Inherit an IRA

The Kiplinger Washington Editors: 8 Things That Will Cost Less in 2014

The Kosher Gourmet by Betty Rosbottom Robust and hearty, grilled sausages and braised red cabbage with apples is a soothing duo that's simple, fast, and inexpensive

Dr. Reuven Berko: How the lies of 'Lawrence of Arabia' continue to put the West in peril

Evan Halper: Surprising advocate for spy groups

Jessica Bock Think homework can help your kid's grade? Think again

Hilary Meyer: Cutting back on processed foods easier than you might think

Kimberly Lankford: Income Limits for Roth Contributions in 2014

Steven Goldberg: Get Ready for Rising Rates

The Kosher Gourmet by Diane Rossen Worthington With velvety texture, creamy consistency this easy to make soup delivers great flavor without extra calories

Chief Rabbi Dr. Warren Goldstein: Missing the Message

Caroline B. Glick: Allies don't let allies destruct

Suzanne Fields Sharon, Israel and Jewish Wry

Mark Z. Barabak: A RINO in Frisco

Joy Taylor: 14 IRS Audit Red Flags

Geoffrey Mohan: Procreating dad? Study suggests your baby is what you eat

The Kosher Gourmet by Noelle Carter Not your ordinary weekend breakfast! Prepare to flip for these absolutely heavenly lemon ricotta pancakes

John Rossomando: Radical Syrian Cleric Secures US Vi$a Despite Endorsing Suicide Bombings, Targeted Killings

Deborah Netburn Don't forget your grande latte: How caffeine improves your memory

Harvard Health Letters: Is hormone therapy safe again?

Kiplinger's Personal Finance Editors: The Best of Everything

Kimberly Lankford: 10 Financial To-Dos for 2014

The Kosher Gourmet by Dana Velden Three Sisters Empanadas make for insanely tasty snacking on the go but are just as satisfying to sit down to for a simple dinner

Jonathan Tobin: Assessing Sharon's Complex Legacy

Alex Safian: Ariel the Evil: Falsehoods as Fact Already Aplenty

Harvard Health Letters How to avoid dangerous drug interactions

Lee Lawrence: Degree of doubt: Has the bachelor's degree lost its edge and its value?

Erin Burt: 10 Job Hunting Myths

Kiplinger's Personal Finance Editors: Learn the Ins and Outs of Long-Term-Care Insurance

The Kosher Gourmet by Nealey Dozier Slow cooker Cheesy 'Baked' Spinach and Mozzarella Rigaton will fool even an Italian nonna

Rabbi Abraham J. Twerski: Not fully human: Reconsidering man as a spiritual being

Caroline B. Glick: Sadly, 'Spring' is still in the air

Charles Krauthammer: Fighting academic bigotry

Batsheva Sobelman: Fighting academic bigotry

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