Jewish World Review
Wednesday July 30, 2014

History teaches us that men and nations behave wisely once they have exhausted all other alternatives.
Abba Eban


Victor Davis Hanson: Obama seeks an escape from the Middle East

Sharon Randall: Learning to love our country's birthday party

Chris Erskine: Summer, the season of a suburban parent's life

Froma Harrop: Is the Medium the Menace?

Argus Hamilton: The News in Zingers

News of the Weird by Chuck Shepherd:(Not So) Bright Ideas

Mallard Fillmore

Ron Hart: Obama Administration's Selective Prosecution of Opponents

Bob Tyrrell: Breakfast With a Doctor

Bill Gertz's Inside the Ring: A weekly column on the Pentagon and national security issues: N. Korea on The Interview: Kill Kim? Die, USA!; ISIL: Death to Americans; Warrior princesses?

Inside the Beltway: Offbeat Stories, Scoops, and Shenanigans from around the Nation's Capital: Libertarians strut stuff, defend turf; Yes, they miss him a little; Aloha America, Mars + more

Paul Greenberg: The Great Pacific Garbage Patch Hoax

Paul Greenberg: Howard Baker, man in the middle

A. Barton Hinkle: The Real Government Jobs Scandal

Debra J. Saunders: Keeping Up With the Clintons

Michael Reagan: Getting Hobby Lobby Right

Jay Ambrose: Be inhibited, timid and shut up, Americans

Judge Andrew P. Napolitano: Independence Day, 2014

Larry Elder: 10 Reasons Why Iraq's Bloodbath Is Not W's Fault

Cal Thomas: America's DNA: 'The Federalist Papers'

Ann Coulter: Soccer: Part Deux

George Will: Unanimous Supreme Court comes at a cost



Eric Allie

Nate Beeler

Daryl Cagle

John Deering

David Fitzsimmons

Bob Gorrell

Joe Heller

Steve Kelley

Jeff Koterba

Jimmy Margulies

Rob Rogers

Steve Sack

Jeff Stahler

Scott Stantis

Dana Summers

Larry Wright

Michael Ramirez

When the inexplicable must be explained
By Rabbi Yakov Horowitz

A veteran educator reflects on tragedy and resulting doubt. Advice for dealing with children --- and their faithful parents

reality check
The time has come for America to stand up
By Caroline B. Glick

Action must be taken. Those who are pro-Israel must use their influence to stop the supporting of the pols and organizations who fund the enemy and his efforts to destroy us


weird science
Boys And Girls Memorize Words Differently
By Samantha Olson

Score another point for those who advance the neanderthal notion that men and women are -- GASP! --- different

Could Growing New Brain Cells Improve Your Learning And Memory?
By Susan Scutti

Understanding the link between a newly discovered gene and neurogenesis

consumer intelligence
Best Cars for Young Drivers, 2014
By Jessica L. Anderson

If you're buying a car for a high schooler, college student or recent grad -- or you are the family automotive consultant -- take a look at our list of best new and used vehicles for young drivers. The vehicles we spotlight won't bust your (or their) budget, and they get high marks for safety and reliability

ess, ess/ eat, eat!
The Kosher Gourmet
By Bev Bennett


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Neil Steinberg Delight overtakes doubt after veterans take Honor Flight

Marilyn Penn:: You've Got To Be Carefully Taught

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Ben Carson: The Wisdom of Divided Government

News of the Weird by Chuck Shepherd: The Continuing Crisis

Argus Hamilton: The News in Zingers

Ana Veciana-Suarez: A few words on the sad decline of reading

Lori Borgman: Vast difference between arriving legally and illegally

Jonah Goldberg: Alito agrees: Your birth control is not your boss' business

Liberty Belle by Betsy McCaughey: Religious Freedom: Worth More Than $35

John Stossel: 'Crapitalism!'

Inside the Beltway: Offbeat Stories, Scoops, and Shenanigans from around the Nation's Capital: Jon Voight steps up to support 'America' movie; A Clinton/Castro moment; Bugging out + more

Dick Morris: Goldman Sachs gold mine

Nat Hentoff: Suddenly more Americanized Supreme Court has long way ahead to do more

Dana Milbank: Congress is* in session

Rich Lowry: The War on Women comes to the Supreme Court

Michelle Malkin: Exclusive: Inside the VA's Spin-'N-Stonewall Machine

Roger Simon: What Fools These Politicians Be

Mallard Filmore

Dry Bones

Walter Williams: Economic Freedom


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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