Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently oversees Westword's news blog.
16 hours ago | Comment of the Day
In a recent Comment of the Day, prompted by a report that Denver houses are selling for well over list owing to the red-hot market in these parts, a reader acknowledged paying $7,000 over the asking price for a condo that's gained $25,00...
17 hours ago | Denver Blogs
Denver blogs try not to have a regional bias, but it's hard.... At our Arts blog, Lauren Archuleta offers a Colorado girl's response to the ten reasons Colorado girls are way better than California girls. Denver Egotist highlights the 1Kick Canned...
19 hours ago | Marijuana
In William Breathes's account of the 4/20 rally at Denver's Lincoln Park on Monday, he noted that the gathering was more about pot than talk, since most of the serious points delivered by speakers were ignored in favor of stoner celebrations. Now,...
21 hours ago | Schmuck of the Week
So...you're being arrested and you've got something with you that would make a bad situation worse. Where's the absolute last place you should try to hide it? Ten points for Gryffindor if you answered, "A police car." And fifty more if you guessed...
22 hours ago | Media
Last September, the Denver Post was officially put on sale. Since then, rumors aplenty have circulated about an impending purchase. And even though the status quo remains in place at this writing, plenty of staffers have been getting out whil...
24 hours ago | Business
The Zillow.com list of the most expensive streets in America tends to concentrate on communities in a handful of states. For instance, the top ten includes multiple appearances by places in California, Florida and Connecticut. But there's also a C...