Carmen Miranda

  • Blogs

    May 27, 2014

    The seven best concerts in Denver this week

    We hope your long weekend was as full of smoked meats and assorted outdoor activities as ours was. And now we're back and ready to talk about Denver concerts some more. Obviously the selections are a little lighter in this week's show round-up given that we lost a day. But there are still plenty o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 29, 2013

    The Artsmyths costume shop is puttin' on the ritz at the Mercury Cafe

    Halloween is long gone, but costume fiends don't care: they're always on the hunt for the next party. Which is why the Denver mask shop ArtSmyths is presenting Puttin' On The Ritz at the Mercury Café this Saturday, November 30. ArtSmyth's owner, Tiffany Smyth, is throwing Jazz-era dead-celebritie ... More >>

  • Calendar

    August 30, 2012
  • Blogs

    February 17, 2012

    Broadway challenge proves the perfect stage for Mondo Guerra on Project Runway All Stars

    Last night's challenge in Project Runway All Stars was for the designers to create a dress for one of the characters in the Broadway play Godspell. They were given a $200 budget and sent off to Mood to buy "rich-looking fabrics" for their character's wardrobe -- which was to consist of separates tha ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 19, 2011

    Reader: Any way you slice it, this wasn't a Sazerac

    Forget the steak -- is that a Sazerac?​The orange slice outraged Sazerac lovers who spied Lori Midson's Guess Where I'm Drinking post yesterday morning. The King had several choice words about the cocktail, including these: It may have tasted good, and it may have been made with rye, but it ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 24, 2010

    Seven horrible ways to ruin chili

    The blank canvas.​Granted, chili is something of a sacred thing -- and the nature of that sacredness varies, depending on where you were brought up, and what your grandma ladled into a bowl. Still, there are some things that you can do to chili that seem like anathema, whether or not you belie ... More >>

  • Music

    March 25, 2010


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  • Blogs

    July 9, 2008
  • Blogs

    June 23, 2008

    Milking It: Froot Loops Smoothie

    Froot Loops Smoothie Kellogg's Rating: Two and a half spoons out of four Cereal description: The main cereal bits are as they've been since the days when Toucan Sam balanced a cornucopia-shaped fruit pile on his head like an avian Carmen Miranda: red, purple, orange, green and blue multi-grain circ ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 24, 2008
  • Film

    December 23, 2004

    Crash and Yearn

    Howard Hughes gets what he wants -- in this case, a fun and loving biopic.

  • News

    October 23, 2003

    The Message

    Ike-Witness to History

  • Film

    September 21, 2000

    Bye, Bye Brazil

    Woman on Top never rises to the occasion.

  • News

    July 17, 1997

    Just for Kicks

    These dancers aren't about to shuffle off to a retirement home

  • Culture

    May 15, 1997
  • Dining

    November 7, 1996
  • News

    November 7, 1996
  • News

    September 27, 1995