Jewish World Review
Thursday December 04, 2014

Opportunities are never lost; someone will take the ones you miss.
— Unknown


Victor Davis Hanson: War clouds (SPOT-ON)

Mallard Fillmore

Argus Hamilton: The News in Zingers

News of the Weird by Chuck Shepherd: Hitler returns

Ana Veciana-Suarez: Enough with the tiaras, tulle and Princess marketing

Froma Harrop: Are Americans Turning Post-Materialism?

John Stossel: Place Your Bets

Alicia Colon: Why my Staten Island isn't Ferguson

Hillary Clinton: 'Smart power' includes 'showing respect, even for one's enemies'

Paul Greenberg: Provocations galore

Jonah Goldberg: Rape story sends shock waves --- and stretched credulity

Bernard Goldberg: Me, racism and the NY Times

Ben Carson: Ferguson destroyed itself at the urging of cruel-hearted outsiders

Cal Thomas: British Prime Minister should write American immigration policy

Debra J. Saunders: Facebook Journalism: Is It Such Big News?

Roger Simon: Hillary Should Stop Dithering

Charles Ortel: Death on the Nile: Obama administration standing may be sullied in a Cairo trial

Charles Hurt: Why do people pick the biggest losers to be their heroes? And why does the media go along with it? (THOUGHT PROVOKING)

Judge Andrew P. Napolitano: Are the police our servants or our masters?

Larry Elder: Ferguson: Inconvenient Facts About the Encounter

Nat Hentoff: Rand Paul finds victory and anger on the campaign trail

Dick Morris: Midterms killed Iran deal

Ann Coulter: Blacks the media hate (and Rand Paul isn't wild about)

Walter Williams: Can Racial Discrimination Explain Much?

George Will: Congress' bad habits


Robert Arial

Nate Beeler

Nate Beeler BONUS!

Lisa Benson

Chip Bok

Glenn Foden

Bob Gorrell

Bob Gorrell BONUS!

Joe Heller

Jerry Holbert

Steve Kelley

Jeff Koterba

Jeff Koterba BONUS!

Dana Summers

Dana Summers BONUS!

Gary Varvel

Michael Ramirez

State of Jews?
Israel's government now on verge of collapse as coalition partners turn on Bibi
By Robert Tait

Netanyahu's pols object to "controversial" new law designating the country as a Jewish state

Reality Check
Defending the Right to a Jewish State
By Jonathan Tobin

Those who consider this some kind of colossal blunder on the part of Netanyahu fail to grasp what's actually transpiring

Passionate Parenthood
Compliment your kids without giving them big heads
By Heather Hale

Kids with healthy self-esteem --- and without being obnoxious? Yes, it can be done. Here's how

Personal Growth
10 ways you are ruining your own happiness
By Megan Shauri

Life is too short to not be happy, but believe it or not we are usually the ones ruining our own happiness. Here are 10 ways you might be ruining your own happiness. Are you guilty of any of them?

8 Best Dividend Stocks for 2015
By Carolyn Bigda

All have payout ratios (dividends paid out as a percentage of earnings) of 50% or less, providing room for more hikes. To top it off, each firm has a history of raising distributions and a solid earnings outlook for 2015

Consumer Intelligence
7 Things You Didn't Know About Paying Off Student Loans
By Kiplinger's Personal Finance editors

There are a number of ways to pay down your loans. Here are a few things -- good and bad -- about the process that you might not have known

The Crucial Mistake 55% Of Parents Are Making At Their Baby's Bedtime
By Samantha Olson

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) collaborated with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to survey thousands of caregivers

Open your eyes to yellow vegetables
By Densie Well, Ph.D., R.D.

We hear a lot about the health benefits of brightly colored vegetables, such as scarlet red tomatoes and deep green leaves, but paler shades often are overlooked. Yellow vegetables also pack a powerful nutrition punch.


Ess, Ess/ Eat, Eat!
The Kosher Gourmet
By Megan Gordon

With its colorful cache of purples and oranges and reds, COLLARD GREEN SLAW is a marvelous mood booster --- not to mention just downright delish

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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 Darkow
John Darkow BONUS!
Bob Gorrell
David Hitch
Gary McCoy
Michael Ramirez

[ L I F E S T Y L E S ]

Gary Lee Clothier: Stump Mr. Know-It-All

Ask Doctor K by Anthony L. Komaroff, M.D.: For low back pain, find a mattress that works for you

Consumer Reports® on JWR: Run your home from your phone

Neil Steinberg: Counting calories a tactic in endless war

Peter Brookes: Hagel's exit won't save O's weak foreign policy

[ I N S I G H T ]

Anne Applebaum: Where American triumphalism fell short

News of the Weird by Chuck Shepherd: Things You Thought Would Happen; You ain't kidding?

Argus Hamilton: The News in Zingers

Lenore Skenazy: The Newest Cult

Paul Greenberg: Mr. Fury vs. Miss Reason

Christine M. Flowers: Searching for empathy in the wake of Ferguson riots

Bruce Bialosky: Savings Blacks from Liberal Leaders

Debra J. Saunders: Don't Shoot (Your Mouth Off) Before All the Facts Are Known

David Shribman: Dems face a black-and-white choice for 2016; Republicans a multitude of hues

Dick Morris: Medicaid Is Destroying Public Education

Jeff Jacoby As two-parent families decline, income inequality grows

Jay Ambrose Time for Obama to listen

Joseph Curl Be afraid: This is the real Obama

Jack Kelly We must know what motivates our enemies

Judson Phillips: The neutering of America

Pig On A Plane: Woman And Her Pig Kicked Off U.S. Airways Flight Raises Questions About 'Emotional Support Animals' On Planes

New Clues Uncovered About World's First Computer

George Will: A case for self-restraint: How the GOP must react to Obama's overreach

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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