Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently oversees Westword's news blog.
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Editor's note: As part of our continuing election coverage, we're taking a closer look at amendments and propositions that will be on the Colorado ballot in November. Yesterday, in a post headlined "Why You Should Vote Yes for Proposition 106, Reg...
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It's legal for women to be topless in Denver, as evidenced by the hundreds who marched along the 16th Street Mall as part of Go Topless Denver Day this summer. But as we've reported, the laws are different in Fort Collins, where an organization ca...
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Editor's note: As part of our continuing election coverage, we're taking a closer look at amendments and propositions that will be on the Colorado ballot in November. Today we examine Proposition 106 by way of an interview with a spokeswoman for t...
1 day ago | Aurora Theater Shooting
George Brauchler is seeking reelection as district attorney for the 18th Judicial District, but it's not exactly a race. The Democrats didn't bother putting up a candidate for the office, and even if they had, Brauchler, a GOP up-and-comer wh...
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The lawsuit filed against superstar Taylor Swift by David Mueller, a DJ known as Jackson during his days on the air at popular country-music broadcaster KYGO, is certainly unusual. After all, Mueller's complaint, included in its entirety below, bl...
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Donald Trump Jr. made plenty of news during his visit to Colorado this week — a lot of it embarrassing or worse. Junior was denied a campaign stop at the Sink in Boulder around the same time that remarks surfaced about a joke he'd made about ...