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    The Post's Bizarre Anti-Broncos Editorial

    Newspaper editorialists spend more time opining about local politics and global brinksmanship than they do musing about fun and games. As a result, their occasional forays into sports can feel clunky, odd and forced. But understanding that still wo...

    @ The Latest Word by Michael Roberts on March 31, 2008 @ 8:33 am
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    Hank Brown for President?

    The Wall Street Journal gave Hank Brown a heckuva going-away present when the former Colorado senator left his job as president of University of Colorado earlier this month. In a March 22 editorial, the paper called Brown "the best college preside...

    @ The Latest Word by Patricia Calhoun on March 31, 2008 @ 7:57 am
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    Unintended Consequences of The Fan's FM Move

    In early March, The Fan, a sports-talk station long heard at 950 AM, announced its move to 104.3 FM -- and as noted in this More Messages blog on the topic, a simulcast on its old dial spot was slated to continue until March 31. Well, the last date...

    @ The Latest Word by Michael Roberts on March 31, 2008 @ 7:50 am
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    Rest of the Best: Fry, Fry Again

    For the first time in 25 years, Westword's readers showed the collective good taste to choose something other than McDonald's french fries as the Best French Fries.Their choice? Bistro Vendome, which makes its delicious fries even more addictive wi...

    @ The Latest Word by Patricia Calhoun on March 30, 2008 @ 10:16 am
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    One Bourbon, One Beer

    Beer lovers at Lodo's Falling Rock Taphouse got to try a unique Colorado pairing Friday night when the staff from Oskar Blues brewery passed out samples of their winter seasonal, Ten FIDY imperial stout, as well as the same beer after it had been a...

    @ The Latest Word by Jonathan Shikes on March 29, 2008 @ 3:34 pm
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    Refried Dreams

    Every year, our work on the Best of Denver reminds us of not just what's new and wonderful in this city, but what we've lost -- although you don't see the latter in the final issue. We just take note of the dearly departed as we research, then disc...

    @ The Latest Word by Patricia Calhoun on March 29, 2008 @ 12:48 pm
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    Will the Real Brad Braxton Please Stand Up?

    Trey Deuce original gangster Brad Braxton had been locked up before. He'd been to jail for assault and to prison for selling crack and caught cases for weapons, too. But no one ever called him a sex offender, not until Denver Sheriff's deputies arre...

    @ The Latest Word by Joel Warner on March 28, 2008 @ 12:29 pm
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    Street Sign Artist Remixes Graffiti

    If you feel that Denver's Public Works has too much authority in your life, you may find catharsis in the artwork of Dan Ericson. The self-proclaimed "street sign artist," who adopts the nom de plume 'Dunn' as a graffiti-esque pseudonym, produces o...

    @ The Latest Word by Sean Cronin on March 28, 2008 @ 11:44 am
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    The Denver Biennial

    Mayor John Hickenlooper and Erin Trapp, director of the Denver Office of Cultural Affairs will announce today -- from New York, no less -- that Denver will host a biennial art extravaganza beginning in 2010. (The pair is in the Big Apple for a conf...

    @ The Latest Word by Jonathan Shikes on March 28, 2008 @ 10:03 am
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    Fat City Gets the Steve Bigari treatment

    Hold onto your hamburgers and tune up your drive-thrus, Denver: Steve Bigari is coming to town. Bigari, a Colorado Springs McDonald's franchise owner who used one of his more ingenious fast-food inventions, a drive-thru call center, to break the d...

    @ The Latest Word by Joel Warner on March 27, 2008 @ 6:19 pm
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    Shmuck of the Week

    Scott D. Clark, the drunken Denver man who ripped the head off a live domesticated duck in September in the lobby of a St. Paul, Minnesota hotel, was sentenced Wednesday to 21 days in a "workhouse" and eighty hours of community service. An auditor...

    @ The Latest Word by Jonathan Shikes on March 27, 2008 @ 5:44 pm
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    Road Block!

    When I wrote about I-70 a year ago, the story started in 1988, when the state first began planning how it was going to tackle congestion in the mountain corridor. Twenty years and at least $30 million in studies later, a decision on a solution that...

    @ The Latest Word by Patricia Calhoun on March 27, 2008 @ 5:25 pm
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    Is it Bush's War?

    "The buck stops here." President Truman's famous line, embedded there on his desk for all to see, lingers still today. Specifically, in the presidency of George W. Bush. Not in the sense that W. embraced that philosophy. On the contrary, he s...

    @ The Latest Word by Sean Cronin on March 26, 2008 @ 4:40 pm
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    Jack Kevorkian and Colorado's Right to Die Movement

    Although Dr. Jack Kevorkian's name is often synonymous with the right-to-die campaigns around the world, people were fighting for control of their demise long before Kevorkian's name shot to the forefront of the debate. While Kevorkian, pictured, ...

    @ The Latest Word by Sean Cronin on March 25, 2008 @ 3:40 pm
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    Brother Nathaniel Brings His Message to the Mountain

    People find God in unusual places and often try to show others the way to their savior in even stranger places. Believers have tried to "save" me on Mexican beaches and at basketball games. They've tried to lead me to God on college campuses, in a...

    @ The Latest Word by Sean Cronin on March 25, 2008 @ 3:34 pm
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    New Pieces up at the Revo Wall

    The west facing wall of the alleyway off 8th Avenue at Galapago Street in the Santa Fe Arts District got some fresh pieces earlier this month. The spot is the city's most frequented graffiti location for it's ever-changing murals that will often exte...

    @ The Latest Word by Sean Cronin on March 25, 2008 @ 3:12 pm
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    Street Art and Nolan Lee's Baptism by Fire

    More photos after the jump. At the Bethany Baptist Church in Boulder, a painting shows a small black child, screaming--his squinting eyes and upturned palms splattering into negative space. Another shows a ghostly set of eyelids, bordered by the st...

    @ The Latest Word by Sean Cronin on March 25, 2008 @ 12:05 pm
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    Letters to the Editor - Letters from the week of 7/10/2008

    "Teen Angle," Jessica Centers, July 3 Separation of Church and Straight The word "evangelical" has some pretty nasty connotations in many corners: greedy, judgmental and, most of all, arrogant. In my experience, this is oftentimes well-des...

    on July 10, 2008
  • Glory Be! - Hallelujah! A decade later, our defiled Glory Bear returns no worse for wear.

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    Glory Be! - Hallelujah! A decade later, our defiled Glory Bear returns no worse for wear.

    Ten years ago this month, when Denver hosted the All-Star Game at Coors Field, Westword mocked the Beanie Baby craze by burning, dismembering, torturing and otherwise going all Dick Cheney on one of the 51,000 Glory Bear Beanie Babies given out to t...

    on July 10, 2008
  • Sermon on the Mount - Adam Cayton-Holland goes totally íRado.

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    Sermon on the Mount - Adam Cayton-Holland goes totally Rado.

    Every once in a while, you meet a guy who's so annoyingly Colorado that you might as well call him 'Rado. To merely say that this man possesses qualities characteristic of the Centennial State does not do him justice. Because that could also cover t...

    by Adam Cayton-Holland on July 10, 2008
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Jerry Kern Has Made Lots of Noise at the Colorado Symphony

The Colorado Symphony Orchestra's Classically Cannabis series this summer grabbed headlines across the country -- but it's far from the first time that the symphony has turned heads, and it… More >>

Dear Stoner: Why Is the Price of Recreational Weed So Much Higher Than Medical? Dear Stoner: Why Is the Price of Recreational Weed So Much Higher Than Medical?

Dear Stoner: Why is the price of recreational cannabis usually 50 to 100 percent more than its medical equivalent? I do fully understand that the rec weed is more heavily… More >>

Reader: "I Have Often Wondered What Motivated Even Ebel to Be So Angry"

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Why Don't Mexican-American Students Do Better in School?

Dear Mexican: I see lots of Mexican-Americans struggling in grade school and high school. Many Mexican-American activists claim it's because they don't speak English at home or the schools don't… More >>

After the Murder of Tom Clements, Can Colorado's Prison System Rehabilitate Itself? After the Murder of Tom Clements, Can Colorado's Prison System Rehabilitate Itself?

When Tom Clements accepted the job of executive director of the Colorado Department of Corrections three years ago, he knew he was taking on an enormous challenge. Two particularly alarming… More >>

Dear Stoner: The Taxes on Recreational Pot Are Crazy! Dear Stoner: The Taxes on Recreational Pot Are Crazy!

Dear Stoner: These taxes are nuts. I just paid like $25 in tax on a quarter of bud. Colorado is going to have some shiny new schools next year, huh?Dank… More >>

Reader: "Is Same-Sex Marriage All You People Think About?"

"State of the Union," Kyle Harris, August 14 Sex Marks the Spat With all that is going on in the world, is same-sex marriage (a clear oxymoron) all you people… More >>

Dear Mexican: Why Do Mexicans Let Their Children Watch Violent Movies?

Dear Readers: The Mexican just got married to a chica caliente, and he's taking her on a honeymoon to the motherland so she can learn the proper art of tortilla-making.… More >>

State of the (Same-Sex) Union

This summer, the Boulder County Clerk Hillary Hall issued more than 200 marriage licenses to same-sex couples before the Colorado Supreme Court agreed to consider Colorado Attorney General John Suthers's… More >>

Dear Stoner: Why Can't MMJ Patients Own Guns? Dear Stoner: Why Can't MMJ Patients Own Guns?

Dear Stoner: Why can’t I own a gun if I’m a medical marijuana patient? Angel Dear Angel: Because you’re a criminal. Not in our eyes, of course, but in the eyes of… More >>

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