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DISPATCHES | The Press Strikes Again
by Rob Schultheis
Aug 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 62 62 recommendations | email to a friend
No wonder the American press is taking a pass on the real story in Egypt, which is our nation's collusion with the fanatical murderous cult of Wahabbism, and the wealthy Saudis who fund it.
DISPATCHES | ‘Greedy Gun Manufacturers’ Are the Problem
by Rob Schultheis
Aug 15, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 60 60 recommendations | email to a friend
Schultheis addresses the letter complaining about Colorado’s gun control stance in the Aug. 1 edition of The Watch.
DISPATCHES | The Saddest July Fifth I Can Remember
by Rob Schultheis
Jul 11, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
In the past 12 years, we have seen our freedoms tossed away like so much garbage because of a single terrorist attack by a tiny group of deranged psychopaths.
DISPATCHES | 300 Yards From Home
by Rob Schultheis
Feb 16, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Skiing?  It was out of the question; on his last attempt, three winters ago, he had fallen into a tree well beside the trail and found that he couldn’t get up, no matter how hard he tried.
DISPATCHES | We Are Racing Toward Extinction
by Rob Schultheis
Feb 11, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Ours has to be the most irresponsible, reprehensible, irrational generation to ever populate the earth. 
DISPATCHES | Notes From the Underground
by Rob Schultheis
Jan 31, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Exploring Canyonlands, where the pictographs and petroglyphs the Anasazis left behind on the cliffs only added to the feeling one was trespassing on alien territory.
DISPATCHES | Futbol Boots Football, Long-Term
by Rob Schultheis
Jan 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
RG3 is just one example of the star NFL players who have been knocked out of the playoff games by injuries, or are gimping around at half their usual effectiveness; ironically, the athletes have go...
DISPATCHES | The Media’s Flawed Record When It Comes to Afghanistan
by Rob Schultheis
Jan 12, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
The picture of Afghanistan Americans have gotten from the press is false through and through. 
DISPATCHES | The Media’s Flawed Afghanistan Record
by Rob Schultheis
Jan 03, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
I have no political  ax to grind in Afghanistan, beyond a deep and abiding affection for the country and its people. I have visited there 31 times since 1972,  making me the only journalist who saw...
DISPATCHES | Making the Next Year Better Than the Last
by Rob Schultheis
Dec 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Schultheis’ New Year’s resolutions would solve overpopulation, end racism and, for God’s sake, recycle!
DISPATCHES | Do We Have a Foreign Policy?
by Rob Schultheis
Dec 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
A nation’s foreign policy is a reflection of its philosophy, and the U.S. gets an “F.”
DISPATCHES | R.I.P. The Truth
by Rob Schultheis
Dec 13, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
In Dispatches, Rob Schultheis writes that “expecting a corporation to have a conscience is like asking the same of a Great White Shark, or a virus.”
DISPATCHES | Why Waste the Ink?
by Rob Schultheis
Oct 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Schultheis asks, “Is it really ‘patriotic’ to contribute less to your country?”
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The Replacement Candidate
by Rob Schultheis
Sep 27, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
Republicans used to be much better than this; men like Eisenhower, Ford, and yes, Richard Nixon believed deeply in political compromise for the common good; they were patriots first and Republicans...
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There’s No Hiding Place Down Here’
by Rob Schultheis
Jun 07, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
"I wasn’t the only [Mountainfilm] attendee struck by the way reality here in Telluride resonated with the themes of global climate change, drought and a world gone generally awry.”
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Jon Turk, a Legend Before the Days of Wii
by Rob Schultheis
May 24, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
There is really no one like Jon Turk, and nothing remotely like his remarkable books –  Cold Oceans , In the Wake of the Jomon and The Raven’s Gift .
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A New York State of Mind
by Rob Schultheis
Feb 23, 2012 | 1 1 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
In which the author rails against the New York sporting press.
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Global News Roundup
by Rob Schultheis
Feb 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Fantasy mea culpas and fine-art highjinks that will never come to pass …
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Laughs on the Republican Trail
by Rob Schultheis
Feb 02, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
‘Showbiz never had it so good.’ Schultheis reviews the standup comics vying for the Republican nomination.
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Life With ‘the Lousy Gift That Keeps on Giving’
by Rob Schultheis
Jan 26, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Battling cancer and Hep C is “about as much fun as having a wisdom tooth pulled by a first-year dental student.”