Peter Funt

Fear of Flying
10/23/2010
Juan Williams lost his gig at National Public Radio for saying in complete candor that when he boards a plane and sees people in Muslim ... Read More
Out of the Mine
10/14/2010
Wasn't it a wonderful sight? And didn't it spark emotions in all of us that haven't been felt in a long time? The rescue of ... Read More
A Fund for All Reasons
10/07/2010
There's a memorable episode of "Seinfeld" in which George invents a fake organization called the Human Fund, to fool coworkers into believing that a gift ... Read More
The Rub Off Effect
09/29/2010
Theories abound about why, with so many tech tools at their disposal and so much time spent connected and tuned in, Americans seem to be ... Read More
Fair or Foul?
09/20/2010
Jeter the cheater. At least it rhymes. But there is serious debate among sports fans and ethicists about whether the acting job by the Yankees ... Read More
A Message to Unlikely Voters
09/15/2010
When Barack Obama was a state legislator in Illinois he occasionally used the tactic of voting "present" on certain bills because the measures, as written, ... Read More
A Message to Unlikely Voters
09/15/2010
When Barack Obama was a state legislator in Illinois he occasionally used the tactic of voting "present" on certain bills because the measures, as written, ... Read More
Book Report
09/10/2010
Just as parents try to get over the shock of this year's college tuition rates, the bills start piling up for peripherals - everything from ... Read More
Smile Index
09/03/2010
So, how was your summer? I just finished a three-week trip, mostly by car, covering thousands of miles and sampling hundreds of opinions. I went ... Read More