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April 9, 2014

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

The Kosher Gourmet by Daniel Neman Have yourself a matzo ball: The secrets bubby never told you and recipes she could have never imagined

April 8, 2014

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

The Kosher Gourmet by Marlene Parrish A gift of hazelnuts keeps giving --- for a variety of nutty recipes: Entree, side, soup, dessert

April 4, 2014

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)

April 2, 2014

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)

Jewish World Review June 6, 2008 / 3 Sivan 5768

Let the games begin

By Paul Greenberg


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http://www.JewishWorldReview.com | We've now had the victory statement from Barack Obama.

We've now had the non-concession concession from Hillary Clinton. Will we now get the end or only the "suspension" of her campaign? Does it

matter?

And what about Bill? Stay tuned. (Which sounds like the end of a daily soap opera episode.)

Clinton Agonistes still simmers, like a Vesuvius capable of erupting who know when over who knows what.

Will it be Obama-Clinton in '08? The way it was Kennedy-Johnson in '60? Or the way it was McGovern-Eagleton in '72? That pairing didn't even make it to election day.

Will the winsome young senator leave Miss Hillary to twist slowly in the wind or a few weeks? Will she never tire of calculation? Will Michele Obama embrace Hillary Clinton like a sister at the Democratic convention? That'd be something to see.

Having chosen Billary as his running mate(s), will Senator Obama ever rest easy again? Are you nuts?

Palace intrigues have nothing on red-blooded, all-American, no-holds-barred, brass-knuckles, smiles-that-could-kill democratic politics.

No wonder running mates at national conventions appear holding hands high in the sky. It's one way to keep them from stabbing each other in the back.

Democracy unlimited. Endless speculation. What fun. Like the best board game ever invented. The viciousness of Monopoly. Chess without all the pure logic and other bothersome abstractions.

Ah, democracy. The grandest show on earth. Come one, come all. Hurry, hurry, hurry! Just don't get too close to the tigers.

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