Denver Blogs: Happy
Columbus "Americas Day"!
A Columbus Day Parade in San Fran.
A Flickr photo
Our daily gathering of local bloggage.
On the Huffington Post's local page, Jim Thomas makes the case for changing the name of Columbus Day. And unlike most of the things written on the topic, his take is reasonable and measured.
Colorado Pols breaks down (in their Colorado Pol-y way) the Post's story about Josh Penry's claim that Ritter has added thousands of public workers. In short, the Post called bullshit, and the Pols second that emotion.
The Obama administration is talking about the country's shoddy detention facilities for illegal immigrants. But Jared Polis and others have been talking about that for a while.
Get the This Week's Top Stories Newsletter
Every week we collect the latest news, music and arts stories — along with film and food reviews and the best things to do this week — so that you’ll never miss Westword's biggest stories.
- Tara Breed, R.I.P.: Denver Woman Dies in 100-Foot Fall From Paiute Peak
- Donald Trump on "Big Problems" With CO Pot Laws, Flip-Flop on Legalizing Drugs
- Reader: $29,000 Per Year Isn't Enough for an Adequate Standard of Living in Denver