Jewish World Review
Thursday January 29, 2015

There is no greater disease than the loss of hope.
— Rabbi Yisroel Salanter


Victor Davis Hanson: Can Israel survive? (SPOT ON)

Mallard Fillmore

Argus Hamilton: The News in Zingers

News of the Weird by Chuck Shepherd: Irony, defined

Froma Harrop: The Internet of Every ^&*% Thing

Cal Thomas: Another snow job

Barbara Kay: Euthanasia is so accepted that doctors must now justify prolonging a life

Bob Tyrrell: No longer a movement, the Right owns the intellectual landscape

Byron York: Will Jeb Bush actually deport four million illegal immigrants?

(GUTSY) Larry Elder: NFL Tough Guys Need Dads, Too

Robert J. Samuelson: Austerity on trial: The world watches as 'it's Greek' changes its meaning

Debra J. Saunders: When in Riyadh, Don't Do as Royals Do

John Baglow: Nothing says hypocrisy like praise for a deceased despot

Jeff Jacoby: We will take the lashes for Saudi blogger

Al Jazeera English, a supposedly legit and mainstream news source, bans words: 'Terrorist,' 'Islamist,' 'jihad' off-limits to news employees

Secret tapes undermine Hillary Clinton on Libyan war: Joint Chiefs, key lawmaker held own talks with Moammar Gadhafi regime

Rand Paul's foreign policy roils 2016 race, rivals attack as Obama light

Bart the miracle cat: Florida pet scratches its way out of grave after getting hit by car and buried

Dick Morris: Hillary's Iran problem

Ann Coulter: How much is that psychology degree worth?

George Will: Bud Selig's winning legacy


Eric Allie

Nate Beeler

Cameron Cardow

Cameron Cardow BONUS!

John Cole

David Fitzsimmons

Bob Gorrell

Walt Handelsman

Jerry Holbert

Taylor Jones

Rick McKee

Scott Stantis

Dana Summers

Michael Ramirez

By Daniel A. Gross

Many Jews think of Poland as a Jewish graveyard. But in the new Old Country, even a skinhead can become a Jew


The Plot Thickens
Argentine President Seeks To Dissolve Spy Agency
By Richard Lough and Jorge Otaola

Cristina Fernandez suspects rogue agents killed prosecutor investigating the 1994 bombing of a Jewish center

The Rest of the Story
The man who tricked Nazis and transformed medicine
By John Hopton

An interesting aside; a little-known footnote to history

Personal Growth
Just give up. What are you trying to prove anyway?
By Shannon Symonds & Erin Oscarson

Life can be overwhelming, but how much of that chaos are you creating for yourself?

Stock Watch
5 Big Tech Stocks That Are Surprisingly Cheap
By Nellie S. Huang

Business prospects for these five companies look good, and their shares are attractively priced

Keep What's Yours
When Job-Search Expenses Are Tax-Deductible
By Kimberly Lankford

You might be able to deduct some of the costs of finding new employment

Gezunt/ On health
A Guided Tour of the Principal Misery Makers: Respiratory Tract Infections
By Harvard Health Letters

This is the time of year when respiratory tract infections act up. Here's a brief guided tour of the common cold and four of its fellow misery makers. (Flu is not included because the focus is on anatomical locations in the respiratory tract, and flu's effects are widespread.)

Weird Science
'Nosewitness' Testimony: How Victims Can Use Smell To Identify Violent Criminals
By Lecia Bushak

A possible be a game changer in forensics

How To Tell If Your Baby Is A Brooding Loner
By Susan Scutti

Science has determined the signs. Want to know them?

Ess, Ess/ Eat, Eat!
The Kosher Gourmet
By Bev Bennett

Squash and Parsnip Soup: Savory, simple, and extremely soothing on a cold winter night --- and just look at that picture!

4 books

[ W O R T H  1 0 0 0  W O R D S  ]

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

Nate Beeler
Chip Bok
Cameron Cardow
Walt Handelsman
Jimmy Margulies
Gary McCoy
Steve Sack
Dana Summers
Gary Varvel
Gary Varvel BONUS!
Michael Ramirez

Marilyn Penn: Night is Falling

Rachel Raskin-Zrihen: What it calls itself

[ I N S I G H T ]

Ben Carson: When politics defies reality: The real state of the union features dishonesty and deception

News of the Weird by Chuck Shepherd: What were they thinking!?

Argus Hamilton: The News in Zingers

The Middle Ages by Chris Erskine: Life coach can't sub for buddies, barstool

John Kass: Super Bowl chant: 'Je suis Tom Brady!'

Kathleen Parker: The sacrifice of Sarah Palin

Nat Hentoff : Do we care about our prisoners in solitary confinement?

Donald Lambro: Dems putting politics before jobs

David Ignatius: The lesson from Yemen

David Keene: A path to the White House or oblivion

Jonah Goldberg: Obama, ignoring realities, sticks to his comfort zone (BINGO)

Paul Greenberg: The decline of the West, again

Michelle Malkin: Choose To Refuse: Say 'No' to PARCC/SBAC Testing

Noah Smith: Societal freedom brings riches: What too many miss

Clive Crook: American fatalism?

Cass Sunstein: Libs' Zany Logic on Holiday Pay

John Stossel: Owning Ideas

Walter Williams: Defense Against Demagogues

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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