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Blessed Virgin Mary

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2014

    Ritual your way: an amateur's guide to astrology, tinctures and worshipping celestial bodies

    If anything, the Pink Moon and lunar eclipse last night were a great break in the status-update monotony that usually plagues social networks -- for a few hours, Scandal, Game of Thrones and the cockroach of all television shows, Breaking Bad, were not dominating newsfeed conversation. Instead, I wa ... More >>

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    September 4, 2012

    Hey, baby, what's your sign?

    I don't recall my exact age when I started checking my horoscope, but I'm sure it correlates with my reading of the newspaper, a routine that started when I was about eight. (I had been drinking coffee every morning long before that, because apparently, I was a tiny, grumpy preschool-sized writer wo ... More >>

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    February 6, 2012

    Reader: Trout or tilapia? Heaven only knows...

    Photo by Corey Kruitbosch​All the snow that fell across the Front Range Friday had fishing enthusiasts thinking about just what will happen when all that white stuff melts -- pouring water into this state's streams, rivers and lakes. To get a taste of the country's liquid assets, they should ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 6, 2012

    Five acts of art vandalism as weird as Carmen Tisch's peeing at Clyfford Still Museum

    The case of Carmen Tisch, the 36-year-old woman who scratched, punched, rubbed and then peed in close proximity to a $30 million painting at the new Clyfford Still Museum, is definitely weird. But it's certainly not the first act of strange art vandalism Colorado has seen (though it's in the running ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2011

    "Spiritual Gangster Spelled Backwards," the second entry in "Week of a Woman" contest

    For this second photo in my Colorado Mills "Week of a Woman" contest entry, I chose to highlight one of my greatest obsessions as a woman: working out. We spend millions of dollars on gyms, clothes to wear at gyms, and bags to carry our clothes that we wear at gyms -- because working out in an enclo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 4, 2011

    Comment of the day: Louis Vuitton replica handbags likes fake art

    ​When our esteemed art director (who we will decline to explicitly name for reasons that will become clear... now) designed the photo that accompanied Embattled Painting of the Virgin Mary fellating Christ appears to weep blood (at right), our fake April Fool's day joke article, he mentioned h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2011

    It's a... miracle? Embattled painting of the Virgin Mary fellating Christ appears to weep blood

    Rob Cancer's "Benedictrix/Coronation # 37."​The controversy surrounding the artist Rob Cancer's depiction of what many conservative Christians have protested as the Virgin Mary fellating Christ took a bizarre turn this week, when CONSTRUCT GalleryArtSpaceBlackBox, where the painting has been o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 14, 2011

    Gage Walker Lopez accused of being Evergreen Lutheran Church masturbator & groper

    Big pic below.​Update: It would be an exaggeration to say that accused public masturbator and groper Gage Walker Lopez was caught red-handed. Instead, according to the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office, an anonymous bust led to his arrest on charges of unlawful sexual contact and second-degree ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 11, 2011

    Our Lady of Guadalupe mural vandal is our Shmuck of the Week: Jesus, Mary and Joseph!

    ​Someone in the Catholic Archdiocese of Denver ordered that a mural of the Virgin Mary at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church be covered up two years ago. Or did they?

  • Blogs

    October 21, 2010

    Top Five Most Outrageous Musician Stunts

    Last week, on the 101 freeway in downtown Los Angeles, a previously unknown rap-rock group called Imperial Stars stopped traffic so they could play an impromptu gig on the roof of the panel van. Appropriately, the Imperial doofuses performed a song titled "Traffic Jam 101." This über-lame, Airhea ... More >>

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    September 24, 2009
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    August 19, 2009

    Q&A with Natasha Kahn of Bat For Lashes

    ​The panoramic songwriting of Natasha Khan of Bat For Lashes has gained the attention of critics and peers alike and lead to her recurring opening gigs on the 2008 Radiohead tour. Drawing on her rich imagination for inspiration, Khan's songs tap into the language and imagery of collective myths, a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 16, 2009

    Kenny Be's Yard Arteology: Bathtub Bambi

    The study of neighbors through their lawn ornaments... Figure 11. Jefferson: Silvery One-Eared Bathtub Bambi After ass-soaking and tornado shelter, the third most popular use of a clawfoot tub is in the commission of a yard shrine. With clawfoot legs removed, the bathtub is upended and buried h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 19, 2009

    Kenny Be's Yard Arteology

    The study of neighbors through their lawn ornaments. Figure 2. Lincoln Park: Our Lavender Lady of the Plaster Pullets The Virgin Mary is the undisputed ruler of Denver yard art. She's as common as snowstorms in January, and appears in drifts across the city. But like snowflakes, no two virgins a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 8, 2007

    Bill O'Reilly is Donald Duck

    It's hard to know who deserves the most blame: Bill O'Reilly's staffers, whose apparent lack of research really hung their boss out to dry, or O'Reilly himself, for blustering on ignorantly in a manner that confirmed just about every negative thing his critics say about him. Then again, the segment ... More >>

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    January 18, 2007

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    January 11, 2007

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    January 4, 2007

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    January 4, 2007

    Like a Virgin

    The mother of all myths.

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    December 28, 2006

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    December 21, 2006

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    December 14, 2006

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    December 7, 2006

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    November 30, 2006

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  • Film

    November 30, 2006

    The Nativity Story

    Conception is far from immaculate in this teenybop retelling.

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    November 23, 2006

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    November 23, 2006

    Fruit and Nuts

    A testament to the testicular avocado.

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    November 16, 2006

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    November 9, 2006

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    November 2, 2006

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    October 26, 2006

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    August 31, 2006

    Vision Quest

    Why Mexicans are so image-conscious.

  • Music

    November 24, 2005

    Most Precious Blood

    Monday, November 28, Rock Island, 303-572-7625.

  • Dining

    December 2, 2004

    Bite Me

    Thai One On

  • Culture

    August 5, 2004

    A Simple Tale, Well-Told

    Central City's The Juggler of Notre Dame achieves a quiet grace. By Juliet Wittman

  • Culture

    June 10, 2004

    Woman Power

    Saints and Hysterics has comic originality but is thin as a drama.

  • Dining

    February 19, 2004

    Drink of the Week

    Cantaloupe Martini

  • Calendar

    January 22, 2004

    Meow Mix

    The Women lays bare the cattiness of society dames

  • Goods & Services

    March 27, 2003

    Best Holy Water

    Church of St. Vincent de Paul

  • Film

    February 3, 2000

    Have Faith

    Ed Harris goes on a quest for The Third Miracle.

  • Calendar

    December 16, 1999

    The Sacred Art of Jesus

    Shopping for inexpensive Christ artifacts.

  • Culture

    October 7, 1999

    East Coast, West Coast

    Two shows bring the best of both worlds to Denver.

  • News

    December 10, 1998

    Virgin Rebirth

    The statue doesn't look like a traditional Our Lady of Guadalupe. But its appearance is just the start of the mystery.

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    October 8, 1998
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    September 24, 1998
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    May 8, 1997

    And Then Along Comes Mary

    Down in southeast Colorado, the Virgin Mother has gone Holly-ward.

  • Culture

    November 21, 1996
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    October 31, 1996

    The Vision Thing

    A local conference on apparitions of the Virgin Mary features a Medjugorje speaker. The critics hoot.

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    June 7, 1995
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    February 1, 1995
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