Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently oversees Westword's news blog.
7 hours ago | Comment of the Day
We regularly receive interesting comments, memorable comments, pointed comments, passionate comments and hilarious comments. But it's not often that a comment manages to combine all of these qualities. Fortunately, one that fits this last descript...
8 hours ago | Denver Blogs
Denver blogs generally like whatever Taylor Swift likes. At our Music blog, Isa Jones argues that it's time to take Ed Sheeran seriously. Excellent Colorado Peak Politics headline: "BUG OUT! Chinese Wasps to Battle the Ash Borer for Supremacy in B...
12 hours ago | Crime
It sounds a bit like the Dave Chappelle sketch about a blind white supremacist who doesn't realize he's actually black. But according to police, it actually happened in Colorado Springs. That's where members of a historically black church hav...
13 hours ago | Business
Property Type: Single Family, 3+ Story County: Eagle Bedrooms: 7 Bathrooms: 6 Full/3 Three-Qtr/2 Half Lot Size: 0.79 Acres Square Feet: 11,629 (approx) Price per Sq. Ft.: $571.85 Year Built: 1983 Garage: Yes-2 spaces Stories: 4 Cons...
14 hours ago | Crime
Back in March, we told you about the arrest of Sky Wodraska. The Breckenridge man was busted for attempted murder, assault, kidnapping and child abuse, with one of the victims being a fourteen-year-old girl who reportedly greeted the officer who r...
15 hours ago | Lists
Pity the folks behind the MSU Denver Confession Facebook page. They tried for over a year to get the page going, with a stated goal of rivaling or surpassing the biggest page of its type in the area, CU Boulder Confessions. But alas, the mission f...