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    September 8, 2014

    Brewshine BBQ & Taphouse Aiming for September Opening on Federal Boulevard

    The address that was briefly the home of Illegal Pizza, which closed the same week that I wrote about it for A Federal Case, has been vacant since February. Now there's a new banner on the front of the building announcing that Brewshine BBQ and Tap House will open this month. See also: Does Federa ... More >>

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    July 8, 2014

    Jammin' Joe's BBQ dries up in the Whittier neighborhood

    It was just over a year ago that Dina and Frank Berta closed Frank's Kitchen, the ten-seat spot in the Whittier neighborhood that they'd opened in May 2011. But the space at 2600 High Street was quickly transformed into Jammin' Joe's, a barbeque joint that expanded to two more locations -- one in E ... More >>

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    July 3, 2014

    Photos: Ten strangest Boulder Craigslist "Rants and Raves," summer 2014 edition

    Our last trip to the Boulder Craiglist "Rants and Raves" page, back in October 2013, was plenty weird. But our most recent visit revealed strangeness on a truly impressive scale, with screeds aimed at targets like "Bicyclist Idiot," "The dick in the BMW" and plenty of other inspirations for posts th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 9, 2014

    Marijuana: William Breathes's top picks for the 4/20 holi-daze

    Have you checked your calendar lately? The annual 4/20 weekend is nearly upon us, and we can already smell the smoke in the air in the Mile High City. Okay, maybe that's just the smoke from our pot critic's desk. But that smoke signals an ever-growing list of cannabis-centric events in Denver nex ... More >>

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    December 10, 2013

    Golden Moon Distillery chases the green fairy and other historically sought-after spirits

    Stephen Gould, proprietor and distiller at Golden Moon Distillery, began producing spirits in 2012 and distributing earlier this year. And while Golden Moon might seem like yet another distillery in an expansive collection of stills that have spawned throughout the state this year, Gould and his tea ... More >>

  • News

    October 24, 2013
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    June 11, 2013

    Ryan Hicks suspected of murder after roomie David Noren's body found (2)

    Beginning last month, the Lakewood Police Department issued regular alerts about David Noren, who was last seen on May 19 -- and the urgency increased as investigators became increasingly convinced something bad had happened to him. Now, the mystery of Noren's whereabouts have been solved, albeit t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2013

    Five Internet first-date horror stories, batteries included

    The days of Internet dating being the domain of basement dwellers, antisocial misanthropes, virgins and folks who are unlucky in the looks department (mix and match any and all of these) are effectively over, and today it seems like everyone is meeting and dating -- and venting about meeting and dat ... More >>

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    January 16, 2013

    Ten effective ways to fake an orgasm (NSFW)

    I love that we live in a country that's sexually open enough -- not as much as some European countries, but that's another list for another time -- to allow for public education on how to have and give orgasms. Denverites, you have an upcoming class available at Anythink Library Wright Farms: The ap ... More >>

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    January 3, 2013

    Colorado Springs native TNT Maddox on how she became a Harlem Globetrotter

    When TNT Maddox became the first female Harlem Globetrotter since 1993, she wasn't sure how she'd be received by her fellow players. But the Colorado Springs native says her teammates are now like her brothers, and that she's had nothing but a positive experience since donning the red, white and blu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 21, 2012

    Ten best marijuana gifts of 2012

    It's been a big year for marijuana in the state of Colorado, and for a few stoners who've been nice this year, it's about to get even better. Have pot lovers on your list and no idea what stocking stuffers they'd like? Forget the malls. Forget even SkyMall. We've lined up the top ten must-haves for ... More >>

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    December 17, 2012

    Thirty most memorable mug shots -- and most shocking crimes -- of 2012

    As we all know, Colorado has been shaken by some extraordinarily startling crimes in 2012 -- and they're reflected in the mug shots that accompanied our coverage of these stories. Below, we've assembled the images associated with the best known among them, as well as other tales that give us just as ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 13, 2012

    Jeff Osaka's twelve wins the numbers game on 12/12/12

    When chef Jeff Osaka opened twelve in November 2008, he wasn't thinking about a day more than four years in the future, the last triple date of this century: 12/12/12. He wasn't thinking about the future much at all. He'd named his restaurant twelve to reflect the fact that he planned to change the ... More >>

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    October 18, 2012
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    July 18, 2012

    Bentley Folse, exec chef of Finley's Pub, gives good cluck

    Bentley Folse Finley's Pub 375 South Pearl Street 303-282-4790 This is part one of my interview with Bentley Folse, exec chef of Finley's Pub. Part two of our chat will run tomorrow. I suppose my parents liked the car," muses Bentley Folse, whose first name conjures images ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 17, 2012

    To raise funds for vets, Joseph Carman will tattoo a haiku from you

    Tattoo-Haiku wants to make its mark on Denver. Joseph Carman, founder of the 555 Collective, which promotes the arts and also raises money for trauma victims, is advertising a haiku contest on fliers posted around town. To enter, you must pay a $5 submission fee -- which Carman plans to give needy v ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 9, 2012

    It ain't easy being queen: Luke List on the "anti-masculinity" stigma of drag performance

    A relative newcomer to the drag scene, Luke List has been performing as alter-ego Zoe O. for a little more than a year -- but that was long enough for him to win Charlie's Mr. July and Man of the Year 2011. And he's ready for Saturday night's Queen of Aces pageant and fundraiser for the Colorado Ga ... More >>

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    December 8, 2011

    Craigslist ad wants suicide girls for new fetish bar concept?

    Found at​Surfing through Craigslist ads is always a fun time, and answering them can be pretty entertaining as well. It's neat -- and telling -- to respond to an ad for a used convection oven and get a middle-aged married man looking for sex, respond to an ad for a part- ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 11, 2011

    8 MPH bicycle crosswalk speed limit in Boulder: Will the idea stand up? (VIDEOS)

    Videos below.​No, we're not making this up: According to the Daily Camera, Boulder city officials will soon consider whether or not to impose an eight mile-per-hour speed limit for bicycles entering or traversing a crosswalk. Strikes us as totally unenforceable, unless the city installs new ph ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 10, 2011

    Miss out on Radiohead's presale? The resellers didn't. Luckily, you don't have to get scalped.

    ​Did you wake up a little earlier than usual yesterday hoping to get your hands on some Radiohead tickets during that special W.A.S.T.E. presale only to be disappointed? We started getting frustrated WTF?! emails and comments around 7 a.m. So apparently you were not alone. Not everybody, it se ... More >>

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    August 15, 2011

    Welcome to Magic Laundry, the most depressing place on earth

    This place sucks.​In a turn of events I cannot describe, I ended up at the Magic Laundry on South Monaco Parkway and Iliff Avenue last night at 10 p.m. Positioned in the back, shabby corner of a dead strip mall left label-scarred by its now-vacant anchor store, King Soopers, sits the 24-hour l ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 4, 2011

    Sports journalism: In the gutter and loving it

    Thanks to all the unfounded trade rumors, Jimenez has no idea what team he actually plays for.​Even a reporter for a high school paper will tell you, it's kind of a basic rule of journalism: Get more than one source and don't just print anonymous rumors. It's what separates a news source from ... More >>

  • Music

    March 10, 2011
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    February 17, 2011
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    January 20, 2011
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    January 18, 2011

    Reader: Denver already has enough spots for creepy old men

    Will Hooters play ball with Sports Orgy?​Our report that an upcoming establishment called Sports Orgy is now looking for servers -- or "players," according to the Craigslist ad, who must "have the look and the attitude of the 'sports icon, model,' and/or possess the natural beauty that being p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 11, 2011

    Jelly opens for breakfast and lunch in Capitol Hill with pancakes, hashes, Benedicts and housemade jams and jellies

    Lori Midson​"We didn't want to open fast; we wanted to open right," says Christina Smith, who, along with her partner, Josh Epps, had hoped to un-jar Jelly, a new breakfast joint in Capitol Hill, on the first day of 2011 -- just in time for the drunks to wobble in at 6:30 a.m., which is when ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 13, 2010

    Medical marijuana: Guide to mold, mildew and mites will help you discover what's in your ganja

    A moldy bud.​While all dispensaries and caregivers should be keeping an eye out for mold, mildew and pests on their cannabis, the sad truth is that there is dirty medicine out there no matter if it's coming from a huge warehouse or a tiny basement grow. In September, KindReviews tipped us off ... More >>

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    November 17, 2010

    Bistro Vendôme's Matt Anderson dishes on WHIRL, EVOO, brains and Bourdain

    Lori Midson​ Matt Anderson Bistro Vendôme 1420 Larimer Street 303-825-3232 Matt Anderson wanted to become an Olympic downhill skier from the time he was three and wobbled on skis for the first time. But eighteen years later, he threw his skis in the trash. Anderson, on ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 16, 2010

    Jeff Osaka's twelve lures patrons to the Ballpark neighborhood

    Mark Manger​On a block just beyond the revitalized stretches of downtown, twelve, at 2233 Larimer Street, is tucked amidst dilapidated storefronts.

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    October 25, 2010

    Dallas Cardenas accused of human trafficking; he allegedly pimped two women, one underage

    Large photo below.​The Colorado Attorney General's Office accuses nineteen-year-old Dallas Cardenas of being a pimp -- but that's not all. As shown in a wide-ranging indictment on view below, Cardenas also faces charges of trafficking in adults and children, since one of the two women he's sa ... More >>

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    September 22, 2010

    Jason Clark, independent guv hopeful: The running mate he found on Craigslist just quit

    Jason Clark.​Jason Clark learned a hard truth about Craigslist today. The independent candidate for governor found out that no matter how excited one may be about that rare and precious find, buyers have no guarantee that the goods are built for the long haul and have little recourse if the pu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 7, 2010

    Dan Maes: Rollin' down that lost highway

    Wanderin' Dan.​Dan Maes has found novel ways of fueling his dark-horse campaign for governor -- so novel that he now faces what could be the heftiest campaign-finance fine against a candidate in state history. According to news reports, Maes could be socked $27,000 in penalties for failing to ... More >>

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    December 30, 2009

    Jobbed: New Year's Day Masseuse

    ​Having trouble finding work? You're not alone. Follow Jobbed every week as we troll for the weird, the wacky and the worst of what the recession-era world of job ads has to offer. The Job, as posted online: New Year's Day Masseuse Responsibilities: Seeking a relaxing massage for one or two ... More >>

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    October 12, 2009

    And that makes five...gastropubs

    ​ Denver's apparently getting a fifth gastropub -- and that could give Jason Sheehan a major case of indigestion, as you know if you've been following his gastropub rants right here on Cafe Society. As we reported last month, Denver's three existing, self-proclaimed gastropubs -- Jonesy's, ... More >>

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    October 8, 2009

    Jobbed: Tales from the help-wanted ads, October 8 edition

    Having trouble finding work? You're not alone. Follow Jobbed every Thursday as we troll for the weird, the wacky and the worst of what the recession-era world of job ads has to offer. One method of time travel.​The Job: Time traveler Wanted (Greater Denver Area) Pay: $250,000 Qualifications: ... More >>

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    October 2, 2009

    Five reasons the Internet is like booze

    The Internet and booze: separated at birth?​ At first glance, the Internet and booze may not seem all that similar. One is a powerful psychoactive drug and delightful beverage, the other is an information superhighway. One comes in a bottle; the other a series of tubes. And I am pretty sure th ... More >>

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    June 23, 2009

    Can Modmarket make it at Boulder's Twenty Ninth Street mall?

    Come August, Rob McColgan and Anthony Pigliacamto will open Modmarket at 1700 28th Street in Boulder's flailing Twenty Ninth Street mall, a risky move that is nothing short of roulette, considering the succession of restaurants that have opened, and subsequently shuttered, in that wasteland of ... More >>

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    June 3, 2009

    Calling all (really) experienced waitresses

    If you've got three decades of serving experience under your belt, there just might be a position for you at a new greasy spoon opening its doors this month in Aurora, and currently advertising on Craigslist. And I stress might, since Howard -- the gentleman doing the hiring - also wants to check yo ... More >>

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    May 14, 2009

    Get a job! Jesse Morreale's job fair

    You drink at Mezcal -- why not work there? Jesse Morreale and his crew have close to a hundred positions to fill in their group of restaurants/bars --  Mezcal, Tambien, Rockbar, La Rumba, Sketch and a "new location," which we're guessing is that big front room at the First Avenue Hotel, right i ... More >>

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    March 2, 2009

    The 412 suspects who may have killed the Rocky Mountain News

    The Rocky Mountain News may be dead, but it's not forgotten, as demonstrated by, a website devoted to pinning blame for the tabloid's demise -- and making a few bucks in the process. The site's anonymous author describes himself as a onetime Rocky journo grappling with a new, a ... More >>

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    February 3, 2009

    Who wants to go in with me on a tricked-out Hummer? Anyone?

    I was driving on Speer Boulevard near 12th Avenue when I spotted this tricked-out 2005 H2 Hummer with a very unadorned "FOR SALE" sign taped to the back. I just had to get a photo. Talk about a sign of the times. It reads: "Factory build-off truck. 1 of 2 ever produced. Has been in numerous magazin ... More >>

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    December 5, 2008

    Wells Fargo recruits Somali bankers in Greeley

    Now is a great time to enter the banking industry, wouldn't you say? As our economy collapses, some unlucky schmuck still has to make cold calls from the vacant desks at the newly merged WaMu Chase Wachovias of America, asking customers to entrust their savings to the corporate titans who so recentl ... More >>

  • Music

    December 4, 2008
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    August 8, 2008

    Stickers Stick It to Denver Dailies

    Stick 'em up. Thus far, the increasingly revenue-desperate Denver dailies have avoided placing advertisements directly on the front page -- sort of. As noted in the October 25, 2007 Message column, the Rocky Mountain News and the Denver Post now routinely affix ad stickers to their covers that are ... More >>

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    July 21, 2008
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    July 10, 2008

    Shmuck: Judge Throws the Book at Thomas Pilaar

    The very first historic evidence of libraries comes from Mesopotamia around 3000 B.C. After that, Greeks, Persians and Europeans continued to build and develop more sophisticated versions. All of this information is likely contained in books at your own local public library – unless, of course, th ... More >>

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    February 13, 2008

    Rocky Road

    Single-game tickets for Colorado Rockies games will go on sale Febuary 16, and yes, the club will once again rely on Paciolan (now owned by Ticketmaster) for Internet purchases. Paciolan is the California company that handled last October’s World Series ticket debacle, which infuriated so many bas ... More >>

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    November 1, 2007

    Day 4: Wherein I Secretly Pine for a Date to The Big Dance

    Blake Mooney was recently laid off from his job at and has somehow found some time to give a glimpse into the week in the life of a man on the dole. This is his story. Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday: With the exception of big name athletes entering free agency, looking for a ... More >>

  • Dining

    May 3, 2007

    Sushi Tazu

    The stymie of liquor and fish.

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