In this issue

Jonathan Tobin: Defending the Right to a Jewish State

Heather Hale: Compliment your kids without giving them big heads

Megan Shauri: 10 ways you are ruining your own happiness

Carolyn Bigda: 8 Best Dividend Stocks for 2015

Kiplinger's Personal Finance editors: 7 Things You Didn't Know About Paying Off Student Loans

Samantha Olson: The Crucial Mistake 55% Of Parents Are Making At Their Baby's Bedtime

Densie Well, Ph.D., R.D. Open your eyes to yellow vegetables

The Kosher Gourmet by Megan Gordon With its colorful cache of purples and oranges and reds, COLLARD GREEN SLAW is a marvelous mood booster --- not to mention just downright delish
April 18, 2014

Rabbi Yonason Goldson: Clarifying one of the greatest philosophical conundrums in theology

Caroline B. Glick: The disappearance of US will

Megan Wallgren: 10 things I've learned from my teenagers

Lizette Borreli: Green Tea Boosts Brain Power, May Help Treat Dementia

John Ericson: Trying hard to be 'positive' but never succeeding? Blame Your Brain

The Kosher Gourmet by Julie Rothman Almondy, flourless torta del re (Italian king's cake), has royal roots, is simple to make, . . . but devour it because it's simply delicious

April 14, 2014

Rabbi Dr Naftali Brawer: Passover frees us from the tyranny of time

Greg Crosby: Passing Over Religion

Eric Schulzke: First degree: How America really recovered from a murder epidemic

Georgia Lee: When love is not enough: Teaching your kids about the realities of adult relationships

Cameron Huddleston: Freebies for Your Lawn and Garden

Gordon Pape: How you can tell if your financial adviser is setting you up for potential ruin

Dana Dovey: Up to 500,000 people die each year from hepatitis C-related liver disease. New Treatment Has Over 90% Success Rate

Justin Caba: Eating Watermelon Can Help Control High Blood Pressure

The Kosher Gourmet by Joshua E. London and Lou Marmon Don't dare pass over these Pesach picks for Manischewitz!

April 11, 2014

Rabbi Hillel Goldberg: Silence is much more than golden

Caroline B. Glick: Forgetting freedom at Passover

Susan Swann: How to value a child for who he is, not just what he does

Cameron Huddleston: 7 Financial Tasks You Should Tackle Right Now

Sandra Block and Lisa Gerstner: How to Profit From Your Passion

Susan Scutti: A Simple Blood Test Might Soon Diagnose Cancer

Chris Weller: Have A Slow Metabolism? Let Science Speed It Up For You

The Kosher Gourmet by Diane Rossen Worthington Whitefish Terrine: A French take on gefilte fish

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 March 12, 2010 / 26 Adar 5770

Slaughter house rules?

By Dave Weinbaum

http://www.JewishWorldReview.com | Want an "up or down" vote? Let the people decide!

President Obama has declared a HC Jihad on the American people. His obsession to take over 1/6th of the economy is just another slice off our ever eroding Republic.

After a year and two months in office, this POTUS will be known for his incessant quadrupling of the Bush deficit, losing four million jobs and counting with a bogus-earmarked porkulus bill, a bloated unsustainable budget and a turn to government ownership and bullying this country hasn't seen since Stalin, Hitler, Mao and FDR.

That Muslim outreach ain't exactly clicking either: Must be Barack's inability to close Gitmo, as promised, that's still stokin' the hate. I guess playing the show trial card for KSM and Mirandizing the genital bomber just didn't cut it with Islamic fanatics.

Supreme Court Head Justice Roberts is threatening to boycott future SOTU addresses so he and his fellow judges don't have to face a ranting bully who is clearly wrong on the law and childishly crude in his choice of venue.

If he keeps bypassing Congress with executive orders, he may be giving the next SOTU to an empty house. This begs the question of where Nancy Pelosi will practice her aerobic jump-and-clap moves.

According to Rasmussen Polls, the President is teetering with lower and lower ratings amongst likely voters, setting a record bottom just yesterday.

Now in a last gasp effort, Dear Leader is out with his 35,678th HC speech and has given Nancy and her troupe of Dems one week to pass the Senate Bill intact. The problem is that abortion is specifically not to be funded by the House Bill and the Senate Bill doesn't prevent taxes from going to pay for them. Thus w/o a deal this skunk could be road-kill.

Ah, but these Dems---they ARE slick. But you can't fool the American people for long. They've got "House Rules Chairwoman" Louise Slaughter writing a "new" rule whereby the bill could be considered passed w/o a formal vote, to be reconciled to the Senate Bill "later."

If that happens, it's sent to the President's desk for signing, stat. Then Americans of all wages above $200,000 will be overtaxed for ten years to get five years of whatever benefit is in Obamacare. And they won't stop there. Other taxes and properties will be confiscated as they squeeze small businesses and the "wealthy" and the middle class.

Letter from JWR publisher

Imagine that. You buy a house, pay full payments and you can't move in for five years! Is there any wonder why America is livid!?

I couldn't fix your Toyota so I made your horn louder.

All this is being done to an America whose citizens are clearly fed up over a process where few if any know the specifics of the Senate Bill. Dems are so oblivious that Pelosi announced they ought to pass the Senate Bill so we could finally see what's in it. Even Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin, looking for a smidgeon of credibility in his quest to become Minority Leader when Harry and other Senate Dems are replaced in November, says that premiums will go up next year. He goes on to explain that anyone who says differently is not telling the truth (Barack Hussein Obama). Hmmmm. Hmmmm. HMMMM.!.

Sadly, we have a President who is willing to break any and all rules that he railed to keep pure when he was a mere senator and presidential candidate. If the congress finally finds their cojones, without the aid of ex-Rep. Massa's tickling them, would it surprise anyone if Dear Leader dumps Obamacare on us through Executive Order?

For now, President Obama insists on an "up or down" vote on Obamacare, something that clearly needs a 60 vote majority in the Senate, by rule of law.

If that's the case, Americans should demand an "up or down" vote via early congressional and presidential elections. That way we can we can end this nightmare and go about the almost impossible job of restoring our economy, our laws and, most important, our pride.

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