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  • Blogs

    June 17, 2014

    Yes, there were hot people at Denver Comic Con -- really!

    Denver blog posts often feel animated. Our Show & Tell blog's photographic collection of costumes spotted at Denver Comic Con frequently defies Comic Book Guy stereotypes. Colorado Pols weighs in on those fracking ballot measures that just keep coming. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels asks: Wi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 20, 2014

    Lana Del Rey: Was she on something during her Red Rocks show?

    Denver blog posts do it the natural way. At our Backbeat blog, Bree Davies notes that Lana Del Rey may have been tranquilized during her Red Rocks concert last night, but she seduced the crowd anyhow. Colorado Peak Politics tracks the cash dash among Colorado's Republican gubernatorial hopefuls. ... More >>

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    April 8, 2014

    Top five things newcomers need to know about springtime in the Rockies: Bring a jacket!

    Denver blog posts are ready for anything. At our Show & Tell blog, Bree Davies shares the top five things transplants need to know about springtime in the Rockies. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels finds a reason to be optimistic about the Nuggets' future. Why Denver PR blog thinks one newspape ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 26, 2014

    Say goodbye to CapRock Farm Bar

    Denver blog posts remain open. At our Cafe Society blog, Lori Midson on CapRock Farm Bar's upcoming Friday farewell. Colorado Pols: How would you caption this photo of a bow-tie-wearing Jared Polis? South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels on Jan Vesely getting the Deadspin treatment.

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    February 21, 2014

    Why do non-franchise restaurants keep closing and chains go on and on?

    Denver blog posts regularly declare their independence. At our Cafe Society blog, Patricia Calhoun shares a post by a reader who laments the closing on a non-franchise restaurant, All V's. Big Media's Jason Salzman on omissions related to an article citing anonymous critics of gubernatorial candid ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 14, 2014

    Jesus loves this rocker's hairdo -- really

    Denver blog posts will shred 'til they're dead. At our Backbeat blog, Alex Distefano counts down the ten best Christian metal bands of all-time. Big Media's Jason Salzman reveals who Peter Boyles called a "butt boy" -- and why. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels thinks Peyton Manning owes it to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 31, 2014

    Does design of new Denny's make it look "local"?

    Denver blog posts are homegrown. Our Cafe Society blog shares photos by our Brandon Marshall from the new Denny's in Englewood -- a design that's said to be "locally inspired." Click to get a peek. Big Media's Jason Salzman interviews Michael Booth about his departure from the Denver Post. South ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 11, 2013

    Are you a holiday party jerk face? Here are five tips to you need to know

    Denver blog posts want to eat, drink and be merry. At our Cafe Society blog, Bree Daniels offers five holiday party etiquette tips to prevent Social Jerk Face syndrome. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels thinks the Broncos are done if they don't secure the top playoffs seed in the AFC. Denver Fr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 21, 2013

    The Walking Dead alum Michael Rooker only one celeb to walk into Denver Comic Con

    Denver blog posts have a fondness for badasses. On our Show and Tell blog, Isa Jones reveals the celeb's scheduled to appear at Denver Comic Con, including Michael Rooker, of The Walking Dead fame. Colorado Pols shares polling data confirming that Senator Mark Udall has taken a hit for supporting ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 30, 2013

    Eric Decker's hotness can't take a week off!

    Denver blog posts work up a sweat. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels introduces a new feature: "Decker of the Week," featuring Eric Decker's hottest shots. Colorado Pols on Scott Gessler's announcement that he's suspending his gubernatorial campaign to make sure conservatives are elected on scho ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2013

    How to start a Walking Dead fantasy league

    Denver blog posts are rooting for everyone to survive. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels offers a guide to starting a Walking Dead fantasy league. Is your money on Rick? Glenn? Maggie? Michonne? Colorado Peak Politics on a reporter with Colorado ties and the federal search of her home. Denver E ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 25, 2013

    Should the Nuggets use "nuggets" (the smokable kind) to lure free agents?

    Denver blog posts are always attractive. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels thinks Colorado's pot laws could convince ballers to sign up with the Nuggets. Colorado Pols: Jennifer "CAPartyGirl" Kerns tries to export Colorado voter recalls of gun-law reformers. Coyote Gulch: Can the Weld County co ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 23, 2013

    Broncos not as good as advertised, says every blogger on planet

    Denver blog posts are all about the gridiron today. Mile High Report's Tim Lynch rounds up views about the Broncos following the loss to Indianapolis -- and the consensus that the team may not be all it was cracked up to be. On the other hand, Predominantly Orange's Matt Petrero sees a silver lini ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2013

    Broncos aren't guaranteed to win anything, blogger says

    Denver blog posts take it one game at a time. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels definitely doesn't see the Broncos as a lock to bring home the Lombardi Trophy this year. Not that it's beyond the realm of possibility.... At Mile High Mamas, Sarah Stith, a Boulder mom, shares her flooding experien ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 3, 2013

    Patrick Roy goes crazy -- and gives us a reason to care about the Avs again

    Denver blog posts are perfectly composed. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels thinks Patrick Roy's crazed screamfest in his first regular season game as Avalanche coach (and his first win!) was positively ROY-SOME! Colorado Peak Politics feels a Democratic Super PAC spokesman called Mike Coffman a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 1, 2013

    George Karl loses Nuggets job, wins gig on ESPN

    Denver blog posts are pretty sure. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels on former Nuggets coach George Karl's next job -- not coaching, but opining on ESPN. Big Media's Jason Salzman thinks politicians should be asked about whether they support the latest personhood amendment as we approach the 201 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 25, 2013

    Todd Helton, retiring Rocky, honored with most awesome painting ever

    Denver blog posts are still going strong. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels touts a fan's gift to retiring Colorado Rocky Todd Helton -- a painting that pictures him as a centaur! Big Media's Jason Salzman offers evidence that Ken Buck supports shutting down the government over Obamacare. Denve ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 20, 2013

    Juggalo Erotic Fiction Writer's Association is a thing, blogger discovers

    Denver blog posts have a way about them. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels delves into the International Juggalo Erotic Fiction Writer's Association. Predominantly Orange's Kim Constantinesco shares Peyton Manning's reflections on his ol' buddy, retiring Rocky Todd Helton. Colorado Peak Politic ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 11, 2013

    Von Miller's latest brush with the law like spitting in Broncos' faces, blogger says

    Denver blog posts walk the straight and narrow. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels rips Von Miller after the suspended Bronco was cited for driving with a suspended license. Check out Colorado Pols' recall election post-mortem. Denver Egotist: Photog Matt Nager exposes the skimpy swimsuits of Sa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 4, 2013

    Broncos game versus Ravens a must-win? Blogger says "yes"

    Denver blog posts are wagering-free zones. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels thinks the Denver-Baltimore game tomorrow night is a must-win for the Broncos even though it's only week one. Big Media's Jason Salzman on an election chief to watch. Denver Urbanism's Ryan Dravitz on redaptive reuse f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2013

    Is the Rockies' best-hung player hanging it up?

    Denver blog posts believe that size doesn't matter. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels on the prospect of Rockies hurler Rafael Betancourt calling it a career -- and that 2011 moment when he unleashed his glorious dong. Mile High Mamas' Gretchen offers a quiz to help you figure out what kind of s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 22, 2013

    Steroids versus pot: Which is worse for athletes to use?

    Denver blog posts get to the point. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels explores the question of whether using marijuana or steroids is worse when it comes to sports. Denver Urbanism's John Hayden argues that bicycle infrastructure promotes observance of cycling laws. Purple Row's Jordan Freemyer ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 16, 2013

    The Oakland Raiders may suck, but they're still worth hating

    Denver blog posts hate to hate. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels notes that the Raiders finish 32nd out of 32 teams when it comes to franchise value. Coyote Gulch on the history-making dry years afflicting the Colorado River. Denver Egotist offers some adorable pooch photos. Good dogs!

  • Blogs

    August 7, 2013

    Mile High Salute has not been outlawed by the NFL (No Fun League)

    Denver blog posts offer plenty of hat tips. Mile High Report's Kyle Montgomery refutes reports that the Mile High Salute was about to be banned by the NFL. Coyote Gulch on good whitewater in the Arkansas River Basin. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels shares a story about the legacy of budding s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 31, 2013

    Domique Rodgers-Cromartie latest Bronco to join injury parade

    Denver blog posts are in a Broncos state of mind today. Mile High Report's Ian Henson confirms that new Bronco Domique Rodgers-Cromartie is the latest team member to get hurt in a camp that could double for an episode of M*A*S*H. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels on the departure from the Denver ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 24, 2013

    Colorado Rockies in 2013 are toast, blogger says

    Denver blog posts swing for the fences. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels thinks it's officially time to stick a fork in the Colorado Rockies' season. Big Media's Jason Salzman considers the implications of immigration reform without citizenship. Denver Infill's Ryan Dravitz looks at a new Cher ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2013

    John Elway's booze background and Broncos DUIs a bad combination?

    Denver blog posts are running a tab. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels thinks the Broncos' booze culture pours down from the top -- and he points at John Elway. Big Media's Jason Salzman on hypocrisy and Mike Coffman's pension. Denver Egotist: "So ridiculously stupid it made us laugh."

  • Blogs

    July 8, 2013

    Andre Iguodala was never committed to Nuggets, blogger argues

    Denver blog posts are staying put. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels thinks Andre Iguodala, newly inked with Golden State, had his eye on the exit as soon as he joined the Nuggets. Coyote Gulch: Not much drought relief for southern Colorado. Colorado Pols doesn't seem to think state senator Ran ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 3, 2013

    Michael Cuddyer's 27-game hitting streak dies because of sports-talk radio?

    Denver blog posts are fired up. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels thinks a round of sports-talk questions about whether Michael Cuddyer was superstitious about his hitting streak was responsible for killing it. Colorado Peak Politics: Are electric cars as green as advertised? Denver Egotist: Th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 26, 2013

    JaVale McGee, Instagram legend

    Denver blog posts have a post presence. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels comes up with the day's best headline: "Javale McGee looks to improve his game through non-stop Instagramming." Colorado Pols on reports that Mark Waller will challenge John Suthers as Colorado Attorney General. Denver Ur ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2013

    Seth Jones might not be the Avalanche's first pick after all?

    Denver blog posts are up to it. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels explores the possibility that the Avs won't grab Seth Jones with the overall number one pick, despite lotsa "Sucking for Seth" speculation. Colorado Peak Politics' Dave Diepenbrock offers some poll lessons. Coyote Gulch connects ... More >>

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    June 5, 2013

    Eric Studesville, Broncos coach, loses both parents in tragic motorcycle accident

    Denver blog posts have to cover the bad news, too. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels on the Texas motorcycle crash that killed the parents of Broncos running backs coach Eric Studesville. Purple Row's Jordan Freemyer on the Rockies proving that they can beat the Reds. Big Media's Jason Salzman: ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2013

    Masai Ujiri: Are the Nuggets about to lose the NBA executive of the year?

    We're memorializing Denver blog posts. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels fears Kroenke Entertainment may be okay with essentially swapping Nuggets exec Masai Ujiri for new Avalanche coach Patrick Roy. Colorado Pols: Steve Laffey exits the clown car. Denver Frank presents a pie with an attitude.

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    May 23, 2013

    Is Mike Coffman really a moderate, blogger asks

    Denver blog posts are putting their back into it. Big Media's Jason Salzman thinks the press in general, and the National Journal in particular, has no justification for calling Congressman Mike Coffman a moderate. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels congratulates the latest Broncos Ring of Famer, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 10, 2013

    Joel Klatt leaves 104.3 FM for Los Angeles -- and Fox Sports

    Denver blog posts are immune to spring fever. South Stands 303's Colin Daniels tells us we won't realize how much we miss 104.3 FM's Joel Klatt' until he's gone -- to Los Angeles on July 1. Denver Egotist shares an unsettling new project that combines technology and art with your DNA. Denver Infi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 18, 2013

    Colorado Rockies are redefining baseball weather

    Denver blog posts are warming up. Purple Row's Jay Tymkovich previews the latest Rockies game to be played in football weather. Big Media's Jason Salzman listens to the gun activist who thinks Colorado sheriffs should arrest federal officials if necessary to protect the Second Amendment. South St ... More >>

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    March 28, 2013

    Rockies fans to blame for team's suckage because they're not demanding enough?

    Denver blog posts bleed purple. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels channels fans who go to Coors Field for the atmosphere, not the baseball when he writes: Don't blame me if the Rockies suck. Colorado Pols: President Barack Obama will be in Colorado next week to talk about gun violence. Coyote G ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 11, 2013

    JaVale McGee makes Bill Simmons's list of NBA's worst contracts

    Denver blog posts make the world, or at least Mile High, go 'round. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels notes that only one Nuggets contract made Bill Simmons's list of the NBA's worst. Sorry (or maybe congrats), JaVale. Big Media's Jason Salzman on whether an e-mail from the Pueblo Chieftain's ge ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 17, 2011

    Here are your 2011 Denver #WebAwards news winners

    ​Here are the winners of the 2011 Denver #WebAwards in the category we're loosely dubbing "news," which means Westword scribes report on the happenings in these beats, right here on Latest Word. These are the winners only; for a complete list of finalists go here: "Here are your 2011 Denver #W ... More >>

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    November 17, 2011