Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently oversees Westword's news blog.
4 hours ago | Comment of the Day
Our post about a new effort to push for more public restrooms in central Denver — and a human-waste map that shows the scope of the problem — got a lot of people talking. Some respondents took a serious approach to what they see as a need for more...
5 hours ago | Denver Blogs
Denver blog posts are fine with expanding beyond three meals a day. At our Food & Restaurants blog, Lauren Monitz counts the ten hippest Easter brunches in Denver and nearby areas. Colorado Peak Politics thinks the far left is eating its own, ...
9 hours ago | Crime
Corrections deputy Isaac Nail has been a member of the Larimer County Sheriff's Office for nearly twenty years, having started with the organization in November 1995. But a recent release from the sheriff's office isn't about his many years of ser...
10 hours ago | Crime
Last week, we told you that State Representative Gordon Klingenschmitt, a notable abortion foe (and virulent homophobe), had politicized the attack on Michelle Wilkins, whose baby was cut from her womb, during one of his regular YouTube programs. ...
11 hours ago | News
Greenpeace is known for going after whalers, toxic-waste dumpers and other entities that it sees as hindering its goal to "ensure the ability of the Earth to nurture life in all its diversity." But its latest target isn't a greedy polluter or...
12 hours ago | Lists
Which Denver neighborhoods have the most hipsters? The folks at FindTheBest.com tried to discover the answer based on the following criteria: number of cafes, yoga studios, people with bachelor's degrees, and residents between the ages o...