Jewish World Review
Tuesday June 30, 2015

Even a spy can't lie to a Jewish mother.
— Peter Malkin


Dennis Prager: The Formal End to Judeo-Christian America (SPOT ON, sadly)

News of the Weird by Chuck Shepherd: The Continuing Crisis | The Job of Researcher

Argus Hamilton: The News in Zingers

The Village Idiot by Jim Mullen: How to make a 20-minute meal in just 3 hours

Binyamin L. Jolkovsky: Remembering Ben J. Wattenberg, 1933-2015

Paul Greenberg: History as a detective story

Robert J. Samuelson: What Greece's crisis will mean for the world economy

Michael Barone: Supreme Court Lets Obama Administration Say Words Don't Mean What They Say

Cal Thomas: Alternative-lifestyle 'marriage' is only the beginning

Rich Lowry: The next gay marriage battle

(THOUGHT PROVOKING) Byron York: GOP searches for strategy to counter obama winning streak

Debra J. Saunders: Supreme Court's White Lie on Obamacare

David Shribman: Bernie Buchanan

David Limbaugh: Thumbs Down for Justice Roberts

Fred Barnes: Republicans to the Rescue

Stuart Rothenberg: Does Scott Walker have what it takes to win in 2016?

Wesley Pruden: Why gays 'can't get no satisfaction'

Thomas Sowell: Supreme Court Disasters

Mallard Filmore

Dry Bones


Lisa Benson

Chip Bok

Matt Davies

John Deering

Bob Englehart

Bob Gorrell

Taylor Jones

Steve Kelley

Jerry Holbert

Jack Ohman

Jimmy Margulies

RJ Matson

Dana Summers

Gary Varvel

Michael Ramirez

In Profile
Power of Attorney
By Eytan Kobre

He's incurred the wrath of Congressional liberals, and even faced down death threats. But political foes never ruffled Michael Mukasey, former US Attorney General and past chief judge of Manhattan's federal courts — the only observant Jew ever to hold either post. Yet it wasn't all opposition, like when President Bush "put his arm around my shoulder and told me I had real guts"

War on Jihad
Inside Israel's Secret War in Syria
By Assaf Uni

The Jewish state is partnering with an enemy in order to eliminate an even greater one. The pact's particulars are being revealed at a trial in the Golan Heights that has, surprisingly, managed to stay out of the headlines

12 ways to know if you are in a healthy relationship
By Emily Cummings

You may be happy, but is your relationship healthy?

Gezunt/ On Health
7 Common Digestive Problems and How to End Them
By Sarah Baldauf and January W. Payne

Here's a rundown of the latest medical wisdom on some other common gastrointestinal problems

Kanfer book

Consumer Intelligence
12 Best Values in Used Cars, 2015
By David Muhlbaum

Chances are good youll find a match for your preferences and pocketbook among our choices

Wealth Wise
Best Vanguard Funds for Your 401(k)
By Nellie S. Huang

Like all Vanguard funds, these eight carry extraordinarily low expense ratios, particularly for actively managed funds. Low fees aside, we wondered how good these funds really are, so we analyzed them, ranking each one "buy," "sell" or "hold." And for those funds that we rated hold or sell, we offer alternative suggestions

The Kosher Gourmet
By Joshua E. London and Lou Marmon

July 4: Cheers Beyond Beers: On Independence Day consider these premium rye whiskies

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

Chip Bok

Jake Fuller

Jerry Holbert

Jerry Holbert BONUS!

Jeff Koterba

Jimmy Margulies

Rick McKee

Dana Summers

Michael Ramirez

Neil Steinberg: Giving the bird to the world

Phil Perrier: The Ultimate LA Family

[ I N S I G H T ]

Mark Steyn: Violent Extremistan vs the dar al Gay

News of the Weird by Chuck Shepherd: Crime Does Pay | Can't Possibly Be True!

Argus Hamilton: The News in Zingers

Susan Reimer: SURPRISE! I'm married to the handyman

Snap happy: A trip to the 'selfie museum' in Manila, the selfie capital of the world

Paul Greenberg: Q. and A.

A. Barton Hinkle: Give private armies a chance

Richard Berman: Language as a weapon: You've been warned

Laura Hollis: Politics, Poverty and the Pope

Alicia Colon: The tyranny of a very small but very powerful minority

Matthew Hennessey: Lib Hecklers Only, Please

Jeff Jacoby: It'll take more than tanks to keep Putin from the Baltics

Kathleen Parker: A blueprint for changing the way we talk about race

Armstrong Williams: Obama must not be allowed to mortgage the future of U.S. national security

Dick Morris: The Supreme Court Goes Blue

Debra J. Saunders: Supreme Court's White Lie on Obamacare

Bruce Bialosky: I'm Elizabeth Warren and I Am Here to Help

Robert J. Samuelson : The next financial crisis?

George Will: Constitutional overthrow: Roberts' damaging Obamacare ruling

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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