Jewish World Review
Tuesday September 23, 2014

Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.
— Ann Landers


Dennis Prager: 'Not Islamic'? (GUTSY)

Mallard Fillmore

Argus Hamilton: The News in Zingers

News of the Weird by Chuck Shepherd: Suspicions Confirmed

Paul Greenberg: A still United Kingdom

Laura Hollis: Obama's Johnny Bravo Moment (NEW CONTRIBUTOR; feedback appreciated!)

Jeff Jacoby: Why beheading?

Bruce Bialosky: The Most Important American You May Not Know

Tammy Bruce: How ISIS already threatens America

Michael Barone: Why has Immigration Shifted? (THOUGHT PROVOKING; will anger some)

Cal Thomas: What Jack Ma can re-teach America

Mona Charen: Is It Ever OK To Spank?

David Limbaugh: Student Bullies Trump 1st Amendment

Debra J. Saunders: If Only Gary Hart Had Manned Up

Dana Milbank: The White House jumper: The public pays for the Secret Service's mistakes

Islamic State to John Kerry: You're an 'old uncircumcised geezer'

Mother, daughter charged for burning giant genitalia into school football field

Obama, Netanyahu to meet at White House next week

Wesley Pruden: Obama's all-American show in Iraq

Rich Lowry: The climate march to nowhere

Byron York: For GOP, Scott Walker's governor race equals any senate matchup

Thomas Sowell: Who Wants War?



Robert Arial

Nate Beeler

Chip Bok

Cameron Cardow

John Cole

John Cole BONUS!

John Darkow

Matt Davies

Glenn Foden

Joe Heller

Joe Heller BONUS!

Jerry Holbert

Taylor Jones

RJ Matson

Rob Rogers

Jeff Stahler

Jeff Stahler BONUS!

Scott Stantis

Dana Summers

Dana Summers BONUS!

Gary Varvel

Gary Varvel BONUS!

Michael Ramirez

Worth Considering?
Are Jews losing their story?
By David Suissa

Sadly, few Jews today know their own history

War on Jihad
New terror group could pose bigger threat to U.S. than ISIS
By Susan Ferrechio

There's a new and more immediate terror threat to the United States, a media report and lawmakers confirmed on Sunday

Cold War Warming Up
U.S. and Canada Intercept Eight Russian Military Jets off North American Coastline
By Paula Mejia

A war coming on multiple fronts?

Build a Better Child
Parents: Stop pushing your children to be the best
By Erin Stewart

Sound the alarms! I have to act fast or my child could end up ... (ominous drumroll, please) ... average! (Gasp!)

7 Stocks to Buy and Hold for the Next 15 Years
By James K. Glassman

These have staying power and a good shot at delivering 12% annualized returns

Consumer Intelligence
10 Markets Where Housing Prices Have Risen the Most: 2014
By Pat Mertz Esswein, Miriam Cross, and Kaitlin Pitsker

These 10 metro areas (as defined by the U.S. Census) have experienced the largest increases, ranging from 11.4% to 20.5%, in existing single-family home prices among cities with population of more than 250,000 for the year ending June 30. Please take a look

Gezunt/ On health
A Simple Game May Soon Spot Alzheimer's Risk Before Symptoms Appear
By Shweta Iyer

Researchers attempting to detect Alzheimer’s at an early stage have created a simple test that combines thinking and movement to determine a person's risk

Found In Turmeric, Curcumin Helps Scientists Create A Powerhouse Cancer Fighter
By Shweta Iyer

For years dieters and scientists alike have wondered why artificial sweeteners with zero calories do not seem to help anyone lose weight researchers from Israel discovered, finally, the answer

Ess, Ess/ Eat, Eat!
The Kosher Gourmet
By Ethel G. Hofman

Rosh Hashanah Favorites: Old World taste, reduced calories

Delights from the the former president of the International Association of Culinary Professionals, whose members include -- and have included -- respected gourmets like Julia Child

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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

Eric Allie
Robert Arial
Nate Beeler
Chip Bok
John Deering
Walt Handelsman
Jimmy Margulies
Jimmy Margulies BONUS!
Gary McCoy
Steve Sack
Steve Sack BONUS!
Bill Schorr
Michael Ramirez

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Gary Lee Clothier: Stump Mr. Know-It-All

Ask Doctor K by Anthony L. Komaroff, M.D.: Use coconut oil sparingly

Bruce Williams on JWR: One way to manage money after the wedding ; more

Marilyn Penn Occupying Fifth Avenue

Peter Brookes:: O's to-do list

[ I N S I G H T ]

Eminent British historian and author Paul Johnson: Putting Putin In His Place

News of the Weird by Chuck Shepherd: That certainly explains it!

Argus Hamilton: The News in Zingers

Bernard Goldberg: Will There Be an October Surprise?

Bruce Fein: Obama echoes LBJ on Vietnam

A. Barton Hinkle: We have it on good authority ...

Alicia Colon: Starving children? Blame the parents

Star Parker: Republicans Shouldn't Pander to Hispanic Voters

Dana Milbank: Pols building trust, one palm frond at a time

MUGGER: Dems embrace the Clintons at their own risk

Andrew Ferguson: Millennial Mongers: The crackpot social science of generational analysis (THIS GUY IS GREAT!)

Paul Greenberg: Barack Hussein Obama

David M. Shribman: We're in a war, but not at war

Jack Kelly: Poking the hornet's nest: Half measures won't defeat the Islamic State

Jed Babbin: America at risk: National Intelligence director's off-target strategy revealed

George Will: Cashing in on voting

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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