Home Columns Page 33

Columns

Common Sense: Got Any?

0
by Froy The term, "profiling," resides near the top of the Left's long and growing list of mortal sins of Political Correctness. Leftists' disdain of and refusal to use profiling requires the suspension of pure...

Muslims on Egyptian TV Wonder If Obama Is Insane or on Drugs

9
by Froy SATIRE You have to see this video, it's funny. On Egyptian TV, the host and other guests discussed Barack Obama's recent climate change as the greatest national security speech and they were not impressed. One wanted to know if Obama is insane...

Of Cowardice and Desertion: A Historical and Contemporary Analysis

0
By Caren Besner There is a famous line from a classical movie, "The Wizard of Oz," where the wizard responds to the request of the cowardly lion for the quality he believed he lacked: courage....

The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict and the Chimera of Peace or Victory

0
by Caren Besner The American Heritage dictionary defines "victory" as the defeat of an enemy or triumph in a struggle against difficulties. "Peace," on the other hand, is characterized by the absence of hostilities, or...

The Modern Emperor’s New Clothes

0
by Caren Besner Once upon a time, there was a great ruler, beloved by his people. On this particular day, the emperor had just completed his royal procession through the streets of his imperial capitol....

The Bastinado, The Rack, The Iron Maiden, and the Waterboard: A Historical Perspective

0
by Caren Besner Webster's Third International Dictionary defines torture as the infliction of intense pain in order to punish or coerce someone; or to give sadistic pleasure to the torturer. In times past, devices such...

Of Garments and Ideology: The NY Times Reporting of Conflict in the Middle East

0
by Caren Besner There is an old adage that states that a good name is more valuable than a velvet garment. The New York Times has long been regarded as the "paper of record" for...

Voting In New York – Don’t Be Misled!

0
by Froy, RN "The heart of the wise inclines to the right, but the heart of the fool to the left." ~ Ecclesiastes 10:2 (NIV) Thus sayeth the Lord. Amen. "The problems we face today exist because...

Who REALLY Endangers Women?

0
by Froy, R.N. Tim Bishop and ObamaCare: Good for thee, not for me.... Democratic Congressman Tim Bishop's ads assert that Senator Lee Zeldin, his opponent in the congressional race, wants to deny women preventive health care,...

Gary Spina’s Famous Cheesecake

0
Even these fellows up in Alaska have heard about Gary's Alaska bush cheesecake Gary Spina’s Famous Cheesecake (Just in time for the holidays – sure to endear you to your family and friends.)   by Gary Spina (copyright 2013,...