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Jewish World Review

February 25, 2014

A good saying at the right moment, is like a piece of bread during a famine.   —   Chassidic saying


Andrew Malcolm: Afghan combat puzzle: Why have Americans been so patient over their longest war?

Mallard Fillmore

News of the Weird by Chuck Shepherd: X-rated pigs (of the animal variety); Least Competent Criminals

Argus Hamilton: The News in Zingers

Ron Hart: Turmoil in the Ukraine and Presidents: Chicken Kiev

Dennis Prager: Bryan Stow and a Justice System that Is Criminal

Paul Greenberg: Is this good news or bad? Politics and the English language

Froma Harrop: Mass Transit Is for the Young

Mona Charen: Facing Reality on Carbon Dioxide

Michael Gerson: Physics is enjoying a golden age

Jack Kelly: A crime called 'education'

Byron York: Why Hillary's past is fair game in presidential race

Liberal columnist Dana Milbank: At the Supreme Court, a royal mess for 'King Barack'

The Fact Checker: The Truth Behind the Rhetoric by Glenn Kessler: Obama's claim that 7 million got 'access to health care for the first time' because of his Medicaid expansion

Wesley Pruden: Destroyers of the common culture

David Limbaugh: A Chilling Proposal

Debra J. Saunders: The Experts Agree; If You Don't, Shut Up

Rich Lowry: A military budget of delusion

Star Parker: Clintons' past fair game

Cal Thomas: Separation of government from press

Thomas Sowell: The 'Fairness' Fraud



Robert Arial

Chip Bok

Daryl Cagle

John Deering

David Fitzsimmons

David Fitzsimmons BONUS!

Bob Gorrell

Taylor Jones

Olle Johansson

Christo Komarnitski

Jeff Koterba

Jimmy Margulies

RJ Matson

Deng Coy Miel

Gary McCoy

Jeff Stahler

Dana Summers

Gary Varvel

Gary Varvel BONUS!

Dan Wasserman

past & present
In congressionally mandated initiative Jewish, Hispanic soldiers from WWII, Korea, Vietnam to get Medal of Honor
By James Rosen

Obama will be presenter

reality check
Ukraine's Chief Rabbi dishes on politics, citizen safety and the country's future
By Yochonon Donn

Why, despite being abroad when strife broke out, Rabbi Yaakov Bleich is immediately heading home

72 years later, France is sort of considering paying reparations for remaining Holocaust survivors in US
By Timothy M. Phelps

Why the country of courage is contemplating the move now, despite admitting its role long ago

6 Promising New Funds
By Carolyn Bigda

No track record, no problem. Bill Miller's latest venture and five others are worth a shot

good news!
Israeli researcher may have cure for Type 1 diabetes
By Maayan Jaffe

Despite impacting the lives of 25.8 million Americans of all ages, about 8.3 percent of the U.S. population, there have been no major advancements toward a cure for almost a century

ess, ess/eat, eat!
The Kosher Gourmet
By Mario Batali, the famed chef

Catch of the Caribbean, with an Italian twist

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
Robert Arial BONUS!
Nate Beeler
Nate Beeler BONUS!
Bob Gorrell
Joe Heller
Jerry Holbert
Taylor Jones
Taylor Jones BONUS!
Jeff Koterba
Jimmy Margulies
Rick McKee
Rick McKee
Rob Rogers
Jeff Stahler
Dana Summers
Dana Summers BONUS!
Michael Ramirez

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Neil Steinberg: No joke: Punny firm wins $19 bil. payday

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Paul Greenberg: Opinions in a flash

News of the Weird by Chuck Shepherd: Updates on News of the Weird Stories

Argus Hamilton: The News in Zingers

Lenore Skenazy: Why We Can't Have Another Shirley Temple

Mitch Albom: At 90, she still is running the store

Diane Dimond: Homegrown PTSD --- Blame America's Dangerous Neighborhoods

Debra J. Saunders: Gap's Minimum Wage Move Adds Twist to Debate

Dave Weinbaum: The secret to a rich life is to have more beginnings than endings: Part 4

David M. Shribman: Defining the Obama years: Historians already are drafting the president's legacy, which he still has time to change

Bruce Bialosky: NCAA Juicing Basketball

Christine M. Flowers: A different way of labeling unions

Bernard Goldberg: On Ted Nugent and Media Hypocrites

Jack Kelly: Obamacare may tank a teetering economy within weeks

Mallard Filmore

Dry Bones

Star Parker: Clintons' past fair game


Rabbi Ephraim Buchwald: That 'vengeful Old Testament god'

Jonah Goldberg: The Search in Sochi: Hannah Arendt where are you?

Meghan Daum Woody Allen's maturity problem, Or: Confessions of a former wannabe sophisticate

John Ericson: Prescription for Dyslexics: Play an hour of 'Flappy Bird' and call doc in the morning

Carolyn Bigda: 5 Lessons From This Bull Market

Cameron Huddleston: Best and Worst Buys of February 2014

The Kosher Gourmet by Diane Rossen Worthington A twist on a French Classic: Cheese Souffle (pareve) with Chicken and Spinach is an elegant, substantial main and yet airy, fluffy and delicious

Andrew Silow-Carroll : Foodie-ism, meet Judaism

James Rosen: Is the US powerless to stop the spread of al-Qaida?

Michael Ollove The rise of medical identity theft

Anne Kates Smith: 5 Stocks to Cash In on Innovation

Susannah Snider: Fast Fixes for 10 Common Money Mishaps

Howard LeWine, M.D. : Ask the Harvard Experts: Huge and healthy is real?

The Kosher Gourmet by Diane Rossen Worthington THE PERFECT MUFFIN? Not too sweet, filled with all sorts of seeds, peppered with dried cherries and covered with lightly sweet streusel topping

Kathleen Parker: Obama's blind spot on religious liberty

Richard Simon: The search for the lost Nazi diary

Carol Rosenberg Gitmo Inc.: Accused jihadis have a business plan

Nellie S. Huang: 7 Clues for Investors to Look for Within Annual Reports

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

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

The Kosher Gourmet by Diane Rossen Worthington Ribollita, a hearty main course Tuscany soup -- both famous and flavorful -- is the ultimate comfort food

Rabbi Tzvi Hersh Weinreb: Kerry continues to extort Israel because Jews -- American and Israeli -- allow him to

Caroline B. Glick: World in peril: Obama's self-fulfilling nuclear policy inching ever closer

Cameron Huddleston Protect Your PC After Windows XP Support Ends in April

Carolyn Bigda: 5 Stock Picks for Romantics

John Ericson: Going deaf? Spend Some Time In The Dark

Jewz in the Newz by Nate Bloom :Winter olympics----Jewish athletes; Portman's husband and Monuments Men

The Kosher Gourmet by Diane Rossen Worthington Fish In Pine Nut Sauce: A Spanish Tapa for Dinner 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!)

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