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    Ex-FBI Agent Will Tell You Who Killed JonBent Ramsey -- For a Price

    The ad on page 3B of the June 8 Boulder Daily Camera sported the terse diction and inconsistent capitalization of a ransom note -- but its text focused upon cracking cases, not commiting crimes. Beneath a heading that read, "The JonBent Ramsey Mur...

    @ The Latest Word by Michael Roberts on June 12, 2008 @ 7:53 am
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    Inconvenient Truths About the Singularity

    The subject of this week's cover story, Dr. Terry Grossman, believes the human race is fast approaching the singularity, the point at which technology becomes so powerful it allows us to live forever and changes the fabric of existence to such an ext...

    @ The Latest Word by Joel Warner on June 11, 2008 @ 9:21 pm
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    The Fontius Building Gets Hospitable

    Much fanfare was made today of the fact that Sage Hospitality Resources LLC, a prominent hotel management and development firm, will be moving into the top three floors of the long-decrepit Fontius Building on the 16th Street Mall. Mayor John Hicken...

    @ The Latest Word by Joel Warner on June 11, 2008 @ 6:09 pm
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    Best Peckman Alien Video Parodies

    Once again, allow Westword to clarify: Jeff Peckman and Stan Romanek have not released the full video of their peeping tom alien. Peckman merely showed it to the media at a Denver press conference in late May, but would only allow still photos. So ...

    @ The Latest Word by Jared Jacang Maher on June 11, 2008 @ 4:08 pm
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    Westword Wins

    Alan Prendergast just continues his winning ways. His February 8, 2007, package on how District Attorney Carol Chambers runs her office - "The Punisher" and "A Thumb on the Scales" - was just named the best news story of the year by the Association o...

    @ The Latest Word by Jane Le on June 11, 2008 @ 2:32 pm
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    Westword Gets Back to the Future

    The following are five reasons why Dr. Terry Grossman and Ray Kurzweil - subjects of this week's cover story -- want to live forever (as taken from Kurzweil's Wikipedia entry). A little creepy? Well, then read on for Westword's preview of the WORLD...

    @ The Latest Word by Jonathan Shikes on June 11, 2008 @ 2:09 pm
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    Dudes!

    Day One, Denver to LA The FAME awards are the people's choice porn awards. The public votes on all sorts of different categories like Best Movie, Best Actress, Best Actor, Best Blow Job, Best Ass Reaming, Best Gang Bang and a lot more. The reason the...

    @ The Latest Word by Patricia Calhoun on June 11, 2008 @ 1:37 pm
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    Death of a Cowboy

    Robin Carole Gall, 38, was in jail in Canon City Monday night after Fremont County sheriff's deputies found her husband, Brent Thomas Gall, 40, dead of a gunshot wound to the chest. Brent Gall was a federal correctional officer. He was also a defen...

    @ The Latest Word by Patricia Calhoun on June 11, 2008 @ 9:20 am
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    Q&A with Metalocalypse and Dethklok Creator Brendon Small

    Metalocalypse, which is in its second season as part of Cartoon Network's Adult Swim program slate, chronicles the misadventures of Dethklok, a death-metal band that sprang from the imagination of Brendon Small and cohort Tommy Blacha. However, the...

    @ The Latest Word by Michael Roberts on June 11, 2008 @ 7:33 am
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    Dean Singleton to the Newspaper Industry: Stop Your Whining

    When Dean Singleton speaks, people listen -- and they're often agog at what they hear. Back in April, as documented in a More Messages blog, the man in charge at the Denver Post, the flagship paper of his MediaNews Group firm, made headlines at the...

    @ The Latest Word by Michael Roberts on June 10, 2008 @ 1:14 pm
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    Brad Kahlhamer at MCA

    Arizona-born Native American artist Brad Kahlhamer has been making a big name for himself in the art world over the last decade with solos in prestigious galleries in high-status art towns like London, Milan and New York. But before that, he had b...

    @ The Latest Word by Jonathan Shikes on June 10, 2008 @ 11:20 am
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    A Hot Summer on the Roan Plateau

    It's official. The Bureau of Land Management announced Monday that it will auction gas leases on 55,000 acres on top of the Roan Plateau on August 14. And Governor Bill Ritter and Senator Ken Salazar, who've been battling the BLM plan for years, ar...

    @ The Latest Word by Jonathan Shikes on June 10, 2008 @ 10:40 am
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    Out of This World!

    Jeff Peckman, the man who in 2004 proposed that Denver push for Safety Through Peace (essentially reducing crime by reducing stress) and is now calling for the city to create an Extraterrestrial Affairs Commission, is slated to appear with David Le...

    @ The Latest Word by Patricia Calhoun on June 10, 2008 @ 7:47 am
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    Colorado Public Radio News Initiative Finally Bearing Fruit

    For the better part of a year, Colorado Public Radio's news and information branch has touted its renewed commitment to reporting about state happenings rather than simply providing a convenient platform for listeners to hear National Public Radio ...

    @ The Latest Word by Michael Roberts on June 10, 2008 @ 7:38 am
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    Denver Daisy, RIP

    Leave town for a few days, and what happens? Your Denver Daisy starts pushing up daisies. As described here, my Denver Daisy -- or Rudbeckia Denver Daisy, as the special plant celebrating the 150th anniversary of Denver is officially known -- got ...

    @ The Latest Word by Patricia Calhoun on June 9, 2008 @ 2:48 pm
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    Chandler Romeo's Heart Land

    Rudi Cerri, the public-art administrator for the Denver Office of Cultural Affairs, has organized a series of art shows over the past year at the Temple Hoyne Buell Theatre in the Denver Performing Arts Complex. The latest is Heart Land, which feat...

    @ The Latest Word by Jonathan Shikes on June 9, 2008 @ 12:27 pm
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    When It's Swingtime in the Rockies

    Just got copied on a form letter sent by one Bradley Guildner of Thornton to CBS regarding Swingtown. "The offensive content clearly violates our local community standards and does not reflect your license obligation 'to serve the public interest,...

    @ The Latest Word by Patricia Calhoun on June 9, 2008 @ 11:50 am
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    Rocky Mountain News Embraces Aging Demographic

    On the average day, the third to the last page of the Rocky Mountain News' main news section is built around a piece by one of the tabloid's columnists -- usually either Mike Littwin or Bill Johnson -- or tie-ins to RockyTalk Live, an online featur...

    @ The Latest Word by Michael Roberts on June 9, 2008 @ 10:29 am
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    Ted, RIP

    The low-cost, shuttle-like service to nearby destinations made sense when it was announced in late 1993; the name never did. It was the equivalent of renaming an economically challenged portion of this city "Ver." Even without getting into all the le...

    @ The Latest Word by Patricia Calhoun on June 9, 2008 @ 8:11 am
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    The Final Frontier

    I try to be faithful to Frontier, the homegrown airline that took off in 1994. And when I heard that it was adding flights to Missoula, Montana, where I frequently travel, it seemed that my longtime loyalty had paid off: I used to fly the old Fronti...

    @ The Latest Word by Patricia Calhoun on June 9, 2008 @ 7:44 am
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Reader: "DPS felt I was disposable"

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Dear Stoner: I've always wanted a hemp houseplant. What are the rules and regulations for growing hemp on a small, non-commercial scale? And does that count as one of the… More >>

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