Jewish World Review
Tuesday September 02, 2014

It pays to be obvious, especially if you have a reputation for subtlety.
— Isaac Asimov


Dennis Prager: Winooski, Vermont and the Dismantling of America's Values (SICK!)

Mallard Fillmore

The Village Idiot by Jim Mullen: How corny can you get?

Argus Hamilton: The News in Zingers

News of the Weird by Chuck Shepherd: Least Competent Law Enforcement

Charles Ortel : Obama's New World of Disorder is a clear and present danger . . . for investors

Froma Harrop: The 'Spiral of Silence'

Dana Milbank: America's real ice bucket challenge

Paul Greenberg: Obama and Lee's leadership

Bernard Goldberg: A Rare Politician with Guts

William Kristol: Let's make the final two years of Barack Obama's presidency better than it would otherwise be

Wesley Pruden: Mr. Obama looks for a horse

Robots will soon make bankers -- and many more jobs now done by humans -- totally redundant

'Knee defender' sales take off despite heated flight fights

O'Hillary? Oh, Really

Cal Thomas: Can that 'national conversation on race' we're supposed to be having be accomplished by a taped TV show?

Thomas Sowell: Irresponsible Choices



Daryl Cagle

Glenn Foden

Jake Fuller

Glenn Foden

David Hitch

Lee Judge

Lee Judge BONUS!

Lee Judge BONUS!

Gary McCoy

Kevin Siers

Jeff Stahler

Gary Varvel

Michael Ramirez

What does 'doing the right thing' entail?
By Rabbi Abraham J. Twerski

How to be good and do good

vox populi
Israelis Doubt Netanyahu's Claim Of Victory Over Hamas
By Alroy Menezes

And this time it's no longer just hawks

religion of piece report
Inside the ISIS head office: A Who's Who of Saddam Hussein's military elite
By Ben Hubbard and Eric Schmitt

Military Skill and Terrorist Technique Fuel Success

reality check
U.S. air strikes on Syria would face formidable obstacles
By Matt Spetalnick and Phil Stewart

Obama's hesitancy is no longer about a warped worldview

consumer intelligence
8 Things New Grads Don't Yet Know About Saving Money
By Neal M. Sweeney

Ignoring these personal finance tips can have costly consequences

gezunt / on health
Couch Potatoes, Rejoice: Science Says We Should Indulge In TV
By Stephanie Castillo

Ah, the beauty that is a Netflix binge. There are some people who feel awful afterward. All that time to do, like, productive things. But for those people who dont, science is on our side

mental health
Xenon Gas Could Erase Traumatic Memories
By Douglas Main

Already used in humans as an anesthetic, it might be able to treat more effectively than drugs

Want to drastically Improve Type 2 Diabetes Blood Sugar Levels? Eat nuts
By Justin Caba

The latest revealing research

Government Physicists Think We May Be Living in a 2-D Hologram
By Paula Mejia

It sounds like an Onion headline, but it's the strange truth: A group of government physicists believe that we may be existing in a two-dimensional hologram

ess, ess/ eat, eat!
The Kosher Gourmet
By Judy Hevrdejs

Choosing chutney, a versatile condiment from the creativity of Indian cooks (3 RECIPES; time-tested tips!)

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

Pat Bagley
Lisa Benson
Lisa Benson BONUS!
Chip Bok
Glenn Foden
Jeff Koterba
Jeff Koterba BONUS!
Jimmy Margulies
RJ Matson
Rick McKee
Milt Priggee
Rob Rogers
Jeff Stahler
Dana Summers
Gary Varvel
Gary Varvel BONUS!
Gary Varvel BONUS!
Kirk Walters
Larry Wright
Michael Ramirez

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Tech Q&A: Saving the world from spam; Creating a custom cursor specifically for Microsoft Paint

Ask Doctor K by Anthony L. Komaroff, M.D.: Some foods pose choking threat to infants and toddlers

Bruce Williams on JWR: Investment in life insurance may do better in the market; senior's credit score

Monica Crowley Obama on the Islamic State: Who's on first?

Marilyn Penn:: The One I Love : A Review

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Wesley Pruden: Another look at a savvy loser

News of the Weird by Chuck Shepherd: Weird Old World

Argus Hamilton: The News in Zingers

Lenore Skenazy: The Holiday That Ruins Summer

Lori Borgman: Freedom to make a mess? Naturally

Reg Henry: Cornhole is nothing to dismiss out of hand

Mona Charen: Build Better Teachers

Suzanne Fields: Can an Upstart College With no Frills and no Football Challenge the Elites?

Greg Crosby: USA Going to Pot

Michelle Malkin: Bloodstained Hypocrisy of Hollywood's Violence Profiteers

Paul Greenberg:The lessons of Ferguson --- and Cincinnati

Linda Chavez: An Honest Conversation on Race

David Limbaugh: Obama About to Fire His Smoking Gun Again

Michael Barone: Obama's Segue From Constructive Tax Proposals to Low-Grade Demagoguery

Rich Lowry: Warren Buffett betrays America

Charles Krauthammer: Obama should lead on tax code reform. Now

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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