Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently oversees Westword's news blog.
1 hour ago | Comment of the Day
A recent study listed two Colorado communities among the ten most conservative cities in the country. One of those that made the cut was Arvada. This rating may have surprised some people, but not one resident, who noted another demographic qualit...
2 hours ago | Denver Blogs
Denver blog posts are always looking for bargains. At our Arts blog, Noah Reynolds writes about ten of the dumbest things you can buy on the Internet, including this hitch-mounted stripper pole. Mile High Report's Bronco Mike breaks down some of t...
7 hours ago | News
Last year, we posted about Patricia Lucero, who was bloodied by Denver cops in a case for which the Office of the Independent Monitor recommended discipline. However, the Manager of Safety's Office disagreed, and the officers involved weren't...
8 hours ago | Film and TV
The death of Leonard Nimoy at age 83 is resonating with generations of fans who loved Spock, the character he played on the Star Trek television series and numerous big-screen adventures. But Nimoy wasn't only an actor. He also wrote poetry, ...
9 hours ago | Crime
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10 hours ago | News
Last month, Leah Montgomery was pushing her eighteen-month-old toddler in a stroller as she took a walk with the adorable boy's grandmother. An instant later, a tragic accident would shatter this bucolic scene. A teenage driver struck Leah, and wh...