Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently oversees Westword's news blog.
11 hours ago | Comment of the Day
A recent Comment of the Day argued that Denver officials don't want pot bars, but the people do. This take led to more discussion about how social marijuana use regulations might work in Denver — including the ways that alcohol and cannabis consum...
13 hours ago | Denver Blogs
Denver blogs have a different way of looking at the world. At Westword Arts, Lindsey Bartlett introduces you to thirty artists who define one street with Project Colfax. Denver Stiffs' Daniel C. Lewis on Denver Nugget Will Barton being invite...
19 hours ago | Crime
What do Peyton Manning and Christopher Cox have in common? At first blush, nothing. Manning is a future Hall of Fame quarterback who'll lead the Denver Broncos in this Sunday's Super Bowl 50 — possibly his final game — while Cox is currently servi...
20 hours ago | Lists
Last September, the folks from WalletHub released a study tasked with determining the best U.S. sports cities. And much to our chagrin, Denver placed second behind (yeeesh) Boston, Massachusetts. Now, just in time for Super Bowl 50, WalletHub has ...
20 hours ago | Media
As we've reported, Daryush Valizadeh, aka Roosh V, announced the cancellations of Saturday, February 6 meetups in Denver, Boulder and more than 100 other cities for followers of his Return of Kings group, which is best known for its alleged a...
21 hours ago | Lists
A lot of prognosticators out there don't give your Denver Broncos a prayer of defeating the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50 on February 7. But what if that prayer was really, really powerful? And delivered by Tim Tebow? Tebow, of course, was th...