Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently oversees Westword's news blog.
3 hours ago | News
Earlier this week, we shared some jarringly homophobic remarks offered up by Gordon Klingenschmitt, a recently elected member of Colorado's House of Representatives. But Klingenschmitt is hardly the only person publicly peddling gay hatred. W...
6 hours ago | Lists
We're currently in the midst of National Consumer Protection Week, described as "a coordinated campaign that encourages consumers nationwide to take full advantage of their consumer rights and make better-informed decisions." To mark the occ...
7 hours ago | Crime
Last October, we told you about the arrest of Brandon Hansen, who was accused of surreptitiously taking videos of naked women in tanning booths. Additionally, he allegedly spent a full day grabbing up-skirt footage at a Denver Pavilions escalator....
7 hours ago | Sports
One of the long-held claims about Major League Baseball is that fans of every team are filled with hope during Spring Training. Unfortunately, the Colorado Rockies, whose Spring Training schedule got underway this week, put the lie to this theory....
8 hours ago | Crime
supporting all other counts in this Indictment are incorporated herein by reference. 2. From at least January 3, 2014, until March 4, 2015, Quinetta Hunter, Tasha Monique Phillips aka Tasha Tate, Ernest Ray Daniels, Matrice Lena Ford, Shaqweila Mi...
24 hours ago | Denver Blogs
Denver blog posts welcome you with open arms. At our Arts blog, Bree Davies writes about five ways you can change the world for women in advance of International Women's Day. Denver Infill's Ryan Dravitz offers on update on the 2300 Welton pr...