Jewish Journal

The 7 stages of Too Much Trump Media Disorder

by Marty Kaplan

December 28, 2015 | 10:45 am

U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump addresses the crowd during a campaign rally in Grand Rapids, Michigan December 21, 2015. Photo by Rebecca Cook/Reuters

A news binge, not a booze binge, is why you’ll be starting the New Year with a civic hangover. You’ve been watching too much TV,... read full article

  • The San Bernardino terrorists’ 6-month-old

    by Marty Kaplan

    December 7, 2015 | 9:12 am

    Think about the day she finds out who her parents were.

    For a while, all she’ll know is that, yes, she did have a mommy and daddy, but they died. But...

  • Jihadism is not nihilism

    by Marty Kaplan

    November 20, 2015 | 10:17 am

    In the partisan battle over describing the Islamic State, Democrats have fastened on a philosophical term from 19th century European intellectual...

  • For whom the polls toll

    by Marty Kaplan

    November 9, 2015 | 11:50 am

    The horserace polls dominating today’s political news are worse than misleading – they’re bad for democracy. They’re as corrosive of America’s...

  • The enemy of my enemy is my candidate

    by Marty Kaplan

    October 26, 2015 | 11:08 am

    “End this notion that the enemy is the other party. End this notion that it is naïve to think we can speak well of the other party. What is naïve is to...

  • Ben Carson, the nutty neurosurgeon

    by Marty Kaplan

    October 8, 2015 | 3:20 pm

    What does it say about higher education that you can graduate from Yale and still believe that the devil made Darwin do it?  What does it say about...

  • Cock-and-bull candidates

    by Marty Kaplan

    September 28, 2015 | 2:27 pm

    Did you make it through Sunday’s lunar eclipse OK?

    When the moon turned blood red, I bet you didn’t shake spears at it, or beat your dogs to make them...

  • Whose 5776?

    by Marty Kaplan

    September 16, 2015 | 9:24 am

    Until I graduated from college, I hadn’t traveled farther than a few hundred miles from home.  Aside from a family visit to Washington, D.C., when I was...

Page 2 of 27

< 1 2 3 4 > VIEW LAST PAGE