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  • Blogs

    September 24, 2013

    The ten biggest tropes in rap music

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    July 8, 2013

    (NSFW) The five weirdest sex toys

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    June 20, 2013

    Medical marijuana dispensary review: Element Four20 in Denver

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    May 17, 2013

    Five things you shouldn't have to be told NOT to do in restaurants

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    September 13, 2012

    Round two with Fabio Flagiello, exec chef of PastaVino

    Fabio Flagiello PastaVino 1043 Pearl Street, Boulder 303-955-8791 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 >>

  • Blogs

    July 25, 2012

    Reader: Aurora theater shooting lawsuit should have named the Joker, too

    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.

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2012

    Dive into T.J. Miller's "Denver" video!

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2012

    Video: Kim Kardashian, Nuggets roasted at White House Correspondents' Dinner

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    February 20, 2012

    Photos: Whitney Houston's New Jersey mansion touted as place where she came undone

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    December 16, 2010

    KushConII to take medical marijuana seriously, says MMJ user/cancer patient Cheryl Shuman

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    August 15, 2010

    Weezer covers Gaga and MGMT, embraces its rock star status at Mile High Music Festival

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2010

    Tonight: Delightful Dishes and Dreamy Getaways Auction

    ​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 >>

  • Blogs

    January 15, 2010

    Strange Sauce: The week in national food news

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    November 27, 2009

    Lovely Confections hits the big time (sorta)

    ​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 >>

  • Blogs

    December 30, 2008

    Houston's pushes back opening date

    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 >>

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    August 6, 2008
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    June 11, 2008
  • Film

    December 27, 2007

    Hit List

    The top movies of 2007.

  • Film

    December 20, 2007

    The Savages

    Testing the limits of familial bonds, one nursing-home application at a time.

  • Blogs

    August 9, 2007
  • News

    June 28, 2007

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of 6/28/2007

  • Music

    March 22, 2007

    Everybody Else

    Carrick Moore Gerety formed this trio when the Push Kings came to shove.

  • Calendar

    November 9, 2006

    Savage Humor

    The Savages kicks off the thirtieth Starz Denver Film Festival.

  • Film

    August 10, 2006

    Skater Boyz N the Hood

    Teen rebels rule in Larry Clark's Wassup Rockers.

  • Dining

    January 12, 2006

    Family Plan

    Don't try this at home.

  • Calendar

    September 29, 2005

    Bark If You Love Jesus

    The annual Blessing of the Animals celebrates paws and claws.

  • Music

    September 29, 2005

    Rivers Changes Course

    Weezer's auteur takes a tentative step into the real world.

  • Music

    May 19, 2005


    Make Believe (Geffen)

  • Film

    December 16, 2004

    All You Can Eat

    James L. Brooks serves up too much of a good thing in Spanglish.

  • Film

    November 25, 2004

    Call Him Al

    An epic figure turns human -- and fallible -- in Oliver Stone's Alexander.

  • Dining

    September 23, 2004

    Drunk of the Week

    Baja Cantina

  • Film

    September 9, 2004

    Crooked as They Come

    Criminal swipes its story from a far superior movie.

  • Music

    September 2, 2004


    The Hard Way (Doggy Style Records)

  • Calendar

    May 20, 2004

    Dry Wit

    Leo Kottke keeps on pluckin'

  • News

    December 11, 2003

    It Takes a Village

    Denver's East Village is finally experiencing a boom -- of demolition.

  • Dining

    September 11, 2003

    Same Old, Same Old

    Three Sons, you're showing your age.

  • Film

    July 3, 2003

    Robotic Sequel

    The Terminator's back. Again.

  • Culture

    March 6, 2003

    That '60s Show

    Oliver Beene goes against fake millionaires and phony idols

  • Dining

    January 23, 2003

    Bite Me

    Star Trek

  • News

    November 7, 2002

    Face Time

    Beauty is only skin deep -- but that's deep enough.

  • News

    December 13, 2001

    Off Limits

    Bagging Baggins

  • Culture

    January 4, 2001

    The Tired Gun

    Or: Why winning an Oscar sometimes means losing a career

  • Dining

    January 20, 2000

    And We Have a Winner!

    A reader guesses the date of Dante's final strike.

  • Film

    November 11, 1999

    Mommy Weirdest

    Susan Sarandon and Natalie Portman get strangled by the ties that bind in Anywhere but Here.

  • Film

    August 27, 1998
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    March 12, 1998
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    January 29, 1998
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    September 4, 1997
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    September 21, 1994
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