view to the west

Blue Dog Hunts Votes
by Peter Shelton
Jul 30, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Columnist Peter Shelton questions what Congressman John Salazar really stands for in this week’s View to the West.
Wide World of Post-Op Sports
by Peter Shelton
Jul 23, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Columnist Peter Shelton lists some of his favorite sports of a different nature.
BLEEP, BLEEP!
by Peter Shelton
Jul 16, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
Columnist Peter Bleepin’ Shelton takes a look at the science behind we all love to bleepin’ do in this week’s View to the West.
Republican Zombies Refuse to Stay Dead
by Peter Shelton
Jul 08, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Columnist Peter Shelton hope that NPR will soon prove that its ‘death of conscience’ was somehow exaggerated.
The U.S. Is a Developing Nation
by Peter Shelton
Jul 01, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
As columnist Peter Shelton finds out in this week’s View to the West, sometimes it’s a bitch to be right.
The Golden Age of Rail Travel
by Peter Shelton
Jun 24, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
As it turned out, columnist Peter Shelton had a bit of extra time on his hands to ponder rail travel on a trip further west.
Home Owners Act Gone Wild!
by Peter Shelton
Jun 17, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
Columnist Peter Shelton does what no human has done before in this week’s View to the West. He turns a homeowners association document into plain, understandable English.
Like, Drama Follows Them
by Peter Shelton
Jun 10, 2009 | 1 1 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Tennis is no longer a game of polite sportsmanship thanks to the Williams sisters.
Put Me on a Pedestal. Please.
by Peter Shelton
Jun 03, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
Since the Stonewall riots of ’69, the mainstreaming of gays in America has come a long way.
Newspaper’s Death Exaggerated
by Peter Shelton
May 27, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Rest assured, the Colona Current-Telegraph is alive and on the beat.
Graduation Speech: Choice Is Life
by Peter Shelton
May 20, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Make no mistake, columnist Peter Shelton isn’t pro abortion but he is pro freedom.
Off Season: Ain’t No Such Animal
by Peter Shelton
May 13, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Columnist Peter Shelton stops to take a look around this off season and realizes that, well, there really is a lot going on.
Just a Terminally Hip Kid With a Crazy Dream
by Peter Shelton
May 06, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Time marches on. Might as well get a new hip and stay in the parade.
Screw the Wingnuts
by Peter Shelton
Apr 30, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
One wingnut is holding Peter Shelton’s toilet seat together, and another is defending Bush policies – or maybe they’re one and the same.
The Dittoheads Next Door
by Peter Shelton
Apr 22, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
The harmonious sounds of the valley surrounding Colona were temporarily, and mysteriously, invaded by the caustic acoustics of America’s so-called “truth detector.”
The French-and-Armstrong War (1999-2009)
by Peter Shelton
Apr 15, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Columnist Peter Shelton contemplates the circumstances of just why the French want Lance Armstrong’s head at any price.
Helitrax and the ‘Prime Directive’
by Peter Shelton
Apr 08, 2009 | 9 9 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
Columnist Peter Shelton isn’t ready to hang up his skis for the season, even if he has to take a chopper ride to reach the snow.
R.I.P. Saucerboy
by Peter Shelton
Apr 01, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Shane McConkey died last week in a ski/BASE-jumping accident.
Feel Like I Owe It to Someone
by Peter Shelton
Mar 25, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
Hippie, nerd, rebel, stoner – what does your hair say about you?
The Audacity of Slope
by Peter Shelton
Mar 18, 2009 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Columnist Peter Shelton spent a sunny day talking story at Giuseppe’s last weekend during a busy spring break day on the slopes – something that brings the best out of every skier.