Rap is not the homogeneous radio-whoring genre that people make it out to be -- most of the time. But the rest of the time, you have to admit rap can be just as formulaic and predictable as its detractors claim. If you're looking to find a new appreciation of one of America's greatest musical creati ... More >>
There is nothing wrong with consenting adults using sex toys to spice up some otherwise boring bed-sport, and the adult-toy industry has come up with a truly dazzling selection of every possible implement for every possible body part/orifice. But for every pair of pink, fuzzy handcuffs and every ben ... More >>
Of all the dispensaries on Federal, Element420 is arguably the most obvious. If you've driven the strip between Alameda and 6th Avenue any time over the last couple of years, you've seen the large lime-green building, which sits higher than the nearby strip center and almost juts over Federal like a ... More >>
A couple took their infant to a Denver Starbucks this week, and when they didn't find a changing table in the restroom, they decided to do a ragey protest-change on a table in the dining room. This incident didn't end well. After being confronted by store employees about the public diaper change, th ... More >>
Fabio Flagiello PastaVino 1043 Pearl Street, Boulder 303-955-8791 www.pastavino.com Part one of my interview with Fabio Flagiello, exec-chef owner of PastaVino, ran yesterday; this is part two of our chat. Favorite restaurant in America: Le Bernardin, in New York. For me, eating at Le Bernardin i ... More >>
Our post about the first lawsuit following the Aurora theater shooting -- filed by a Beverly Hills attorney on behalf of Torrence Brown, Jr., who was traumatized but not physically injured in the attack -- didn't win a lot of support from commenters. Here's one of the negative responses.
When we interviewed hometown-boy-gone-big T.J. Miller last week, he'd just gotten back to Beverly Hills and was preparing for a quick trip to Denver to debut his new Nix Bros. collaboration: the "Denver" video that premiered at Film on the Rocks Tuesday. After that, Miller headed straight to London ... More >>
Why were the Denver Nuggets name-checked by Jimmy Kimmel amid this weekend's White House Correspondents' Dinner? After all, the get-together took place before the Nugs were blown out by the L.A. Lakers in game one of the playoffs. The explanation involves an elaborate joke whose target was none othe ... More >>
The house formerly owned by Whitney Houston at 22 N. Gate Road, Mendham Township, New Jersey.In addition to other items once owned by Whitney Houston being offered up to the highest bidder, the sprawling mansion where the legendary performer once lived in Mendham, New Jersey, is reportedly be ... More >>
Cheryl Shuman.KushConII, December 17-19 at the Colorado Convention Center, has made news over its RTD bus ads, which have drawn protests from law-enforcement. But Cheryl Shuman, the event's international director of PR and media, would rather focus on the event itself, which she says takes me ... More >>
Weezer, 6:45 p.m. on the Wolf Stage A piercing series of guitar lines, the push of a pounding drum line and synchronized singing syllables lent an epic feel to the beginning of Weezer's set. As soon as Rivers Cuomo and company took the stage, it seemed the band was working hard to create a large-sc ... More >>
Bid on mountain retreats, city escapes, spa treatments, a five-day stay in Hawaii, trips to Arizona or Beverly Hills, basketball shoes, a 2010 Road King Classic Touring Motorcycle from Harley Davidson and more while you munch on samples from twenty food stations at tonight's Delightful Dishes ... More >>
We know, you just threw up in your mouth a little.The trailer for Jamie Oliver's new television show, Food Revolution, has been released. According to ABC, Oliver will attempt to transform the eating habits of a bunch of rednecks in Huntington, West Virginia, and rumor has it that he bawls w ... More >>
Leave it to those trend sniffers at the New York Times to jump on a fad that had already begun to get stale a year ago and now declare it the next big thing. Leave it to the NYT to somehow insult every city that isn't New York or L.A. while giving them backhanded compliments that seem dragge ... More >>
Under its original plans, Houston's would be open by now. And according to the last published report, the restaurant would still open by February 2009. But Houston's -- part of the Hillstone Restaurant Group, which also owns the Cherry Creek Grill -- will be moving into an entirely n ... More >>
The top movies of 2007.
Testing the limits of familial bonds, one nursing-home application at a time.
From the week of 6/28/2007
Carrick Moore Gerety formed this trio when the Push Kings came to shove.
The Savages kicks off the thirtieth Starz Denver Film Festival.
Teen rebels rule in Larry Clark's Wassup Rockers.
Don't try this at home.
The annual Blessing of the Animals celebrates paws and claws.
Weezer's auteur takes a tentative step into the real world.
Make Believe (Geffen)
James L. Brooks serves up too much of a good thing in Spanglish.
An epic figure turns human -- and fallible -- in Oliver Stone's Alexander.
Criminal swipes its story from a far superior movie.
The Hard Way (Doggy Style Records)
Leo Kottke keeps on pluckin'
Denver's East Village is finally experiencing a boom -- of demolition.
Three Sons, you're showing your age.
The Terminator's back. Again.
Oliver Beene goes against fake millionaires and phony idols
Beauty is only skin deep -- but that's deep enough.
Or: Why winning an Oscar sometimes means losing a career
A reader guesses the date of Dante's final strike.
Susan Sarandon and Natalie Portman get strangled by the ties that bind in Anywhere but Here.