Charles Krauthammer Ù 9 SUMMARYIt fair to consider Dr Krauthammer s opinions with as little prejudice as possibleTo the ood Dr Krauthammer is
#an excellent writer #excellent writer is articulate concise and often fun This book divided into sixteen chapters consisted of ninety essays or columns written by Krauthammer over thirty years The most Michaels Discovery (The Devaneys griping essay was Zion and the Fate of the Jew Koes back into history to 586 BC and discusses each of the efforts to destroy the Jewish civilization No other Shotgun Wedding (Silhouette Yours Truly, group of people with the same language religion and culture has existed as long as the Jew No other people have contributed so much to theood of the rest of the world Still there Is An Effort To Wipe an effort to wipe off of the face of the earth Prior to the Holocaust and WWII 80 percent of Jews lived in Europe with the rest scattered in the middle east and the USA When WWII ended half of all Jew had been killed even those who had assimilated and converted to Christianity In 1970 eight percent of all Jews lived in the USA Today the Jews are about eually divided between Israel and the USA with the migration to Israel Soon almost all Jews will live in Israel If they are wiped out there is fear that the civilization will be lost to history Ever other time after a pogrom to make the world Judenrein the Jews have bounced back If Iran is successful the Jews will be no It is significant that K is a Jew Brilliant analytical mind that makes complex issues easy to understand This collection of editorial essays on a wide variety of subjects hones in on what does indeed truly matter I can t imagine anyone but the intellectually dishonest taking much exception with his clear and concise arguments which are presented on a wide range of complex subjects learned a Life Changing Smiles good deal from this collection of editorials that I believe could change the hearts and minds of many for the betterment of our world Charles Krauthammer is incredibly intelligent and articulate and I thoroughly enjoy his articles in The Washington Post so I was eager to read this book It s a collection of his commentaries and essays Reading this reminded me of another favorite of mine that I read almost two decades ago Think a Second Time by Dennis Prager Both are collections of articles that are brilliant and thought provoking The only reason that I miving it 4 stars rather than 5 is that some of the pieces are a bit dated After all this book is a compilation that was written over the course of three decades. T of Krauthammer's intelligence erudition and wit are collected in this one volume With a special highly autobiographical introduction in which Krauthammer reflects on the events that shaped his career and political philosophy this personal chronicle of American life is a uniue publishing event years in the making. His position in very concise ways and shows his GENERAL INTELLIGENCE WITH A BROAD VOCABULARY AND INTELLECTUAL BASIS intelligence with a broad vocabulary and intellectual basis personal stories are Innocent Sins (Harlequin Presents, great especially when heoes in depth on baseball dog breeding and the death of his brother Politically speaking I very much like Krauthammer s approach He places a high premium on what Congress can do particularly with affirmative action but also values intellectual honesty I enjoyed his discussion on ay Marriage Immigration Entitlements The Ponzi Scheme Article Specifically And Stem immigration entitlements the Ponzi scheme article specifically and stem researchIt s clear that his first scheme article specifically and stem researchIt s clear that his first is foreign policy I found his discussions on it very interesting In the end I enerally did not agree with his neo conservative approach or his Zionism but he fairly accurately picks holes in the liberal internationalist model that is so in vogue right now There s a lot to learn from KrauthammerThis book isn t necessarily amazing simply because it is so varied and concise in scope Still there are plenty of Copper Lake Secrets gems in here and Krauthammer s results driven approach in policy analysis is one that should be emulated In addition Krauthammer masters analogies and examples better than almost anone I ve read and he deserves serious praise I love this book Krauthammer is brilliant witty and yes at times sentimental who knew Of course being a conservative politically I loved all of his political commentary historical and current day eually This book has so much than that A few of my non political favorites were Manners Of Dogs and Men and Don t Touch My Junk I just finished adding all of my favorite uotes from this book to my uotesI might as well have just typed out the entire book and some of the uotes are long enough to seem like a whole book That says a lot about how much I enjoyed this book Just because I can I ll share one I thought was funny There s always an Oswald a showoff know it all There s always the husband who takes his wife to Paris for Valentine s DayValentine s Day The rest of us schlubs can barely remember to come home with a single long stemmed rose What does he think he s doing And love is no defense We don t care how much you love her you don t do Paris It s bad for the team I should begin by stating that I am not a Fox News viewer and I do not share Dr Krauthammer s ideology That said I wasiven this book as a Brooklyn's Song gift I like to consider contrary viewpoints and I perceive myself as open minded and persuadable to new ideas I felt. Nt reform from Halley's Comet to border collies from Christopher Columbus to Martin Luther King from drone warfare to American decline A national thought leader known for his uncompromising honesty Krauthammer has for decades dazzled readers with his keen insight into politics andovernment Now finally the bes.