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Eric Harris

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2013

    Richard Lancaster, mentally ill man, turned in by his mom after he assembled an arsenal

    As the Colorado legislature continues to debate gun-control proposals (and Republicans attempt to counter by attacking a Democratic rep for his comments about rape), we're hearing about a mom's decision to turn in Richard Lancaster, her mentally ill son, who allegedly managed to collect an arsenal o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 26, 2012

    The stereotypes of violence in metal

    Metal is often stereoptyped as being a violent genre. And while violence is a indeed a common theme in the lyrics of many bands -- and granted, even the concept of mosh pits is violent -- when you combine that with the violence we're all exposed to in movies, TV and video games, it's easy for metal- ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 30, 2012

    Joshua Hoggan met with Columbine's Frank DeAngelis before school-bombing-plot bust

    Big photos below.​Most local news outlets aren't using the name of the sixteen-year-old Utah student who met with Columbine principal Frank DeAngelis a month before being arrested, along with eighteen-year-old Dallin Morgan, in an alleged plot to blow up their high school. But Utah media is id ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 21, 2011

    Sam Granillo, Columbine survivor, plans film on long-term trauma of shootings

    Sam Granillo.​There was a time when you could hardly turn on the TV without seeing the footage over and over: terrified teens fleeing the school with hands in the air, running past the bodies of slain classmates; SWAT teams smashing windows; the badly wounded young man who fell out of the libr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 27, 2011

    Earl Moore charged with arson, not terrorism, in Southwest Plaza bomb try near Columbine

    Big pics below.​Update: At 2 p.m. this afternoon, Earl Albert Moore is scheduled to appear in U.S. District Court in Denver to be advised of the charges against him in relation to an attempted bombing at Southwest Plaza mall on the twelfth anniversary of the shootings at nearby Columbine High ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 17, 2011

    Tom Mauser and the Fix Gun Checks Tour: Disarming lunatics isn't such a crazy idea

    Tom Mauser ​Grief alters people. It can devastate and give a new sense of purpose. The murder of his son Daniel in the Columbine shootings has set Tom Mauser on a crusade against gun violence that, over twelve years, has yielded small victories and gradual change -- and plenty of blowback from ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 24, 2010

    Candice & Kristin Hermeler: Surveillance video, photos of Australian twins in suicide pact

    Kristin Hermeler.​Update: The Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office has released surveillance footage and photos of Kristin and Candice Hermeler, Australian twins who acted out a suicide pact at the Family Shooting Center; Kristin died, while Candice was gravely wounded but survived. The footage ce ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 20, 2010

    Columbine eleven years later: Media mostly moves on

    The photo and message atop Tom Mauser's ad (click to enlarge).​Last year marked the tenth anniversary of the shootings at Columbine High School -- the sort of round number the media can't resist. As such, there were a number of notable commemorations, including the release of two books on the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 25, 2009

    Alex Youshock bombing and the legacy of Columbine

    Alex Youshock.​Alex Youshock, an appropriately named 17-year old, has been identified as the person arrested yesterday for bombing his old school, San Mateo's Hillsdale High; no one was injured in the attacks. And predictably, the word "Columbine" figures in much of the coverage, even though n ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 6, 2009

    Brian Rohrbough says Columbine segment for Oprah permanently canceled

    Photo by John JohnstonBrian Rohrbough. A report about the tenth anniversary of the massacre at Columbine High School that was originally slated to run on Oprah's April 20 program, but host Oprah Winfrey ordered it yanked at the last minute. In a statement, Winfrey says she made the decision because ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2009

    Q&A with Aaron Howell of Forth Yeer Freshman

    Sarah BogerSpeaking with Aaron Howell, the frontman of Forth Yeer Freshman, is a lot like listening to his band's music: the things he says are generally over the top and somewhat ludicrous, yet you get the sense that there's a certain amount of earnestness attached to his sentiments. In advance of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 24, 2009

    Wake-Up Call: Columbine, redux

    There have been other school shootings in the ten years since Columbine, horror scenes with even bigger body counts. But for some reason, Columbine is the crime that resonates; "Columbine" is the word that keeps getting repeated in the tales of similar plots -- some carried out, some foiled. It was ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 9, 2008
  • Music

    February 21, 2008

    Redline Defiance of Death

    Having a near-death experience causes you to rock like your life depends on it.

  • Blogs

    December 12, 2007

    Matthew Murray, Ted Haggard and Double Lives

    Despite official denials at the outset that gunman Matthew Murray had any connection to New Life Church, where he killed two young women on Sunday, a very different picture is emerging from Murray's copious online postings. A 2004 visit by Murray to the New Life campus apparently drove a deeper wedg ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 10, 2006

    Ed Got the Get

    The untimely death of Ed Bradley at 65 from leukemia is one more sad milestone in the diminution of network news. The Wallace-Safer-Bradley team at CBS in its heyday was a gathering of Big News Guys, brimming with smarts and integrity and ferocious teams of young and unfettered producers, the likes ... More >>

  • News

    August 10, 2006

    The Case of the Missing License

    Congress is putting on the squeeze, but Colorado's private investigators still can't agree how -- or if -- they should be regulated.

  • News

    May 12, 2005

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of May 12, 2005

  • Music

    June 24, 2004

    Rubberneckin'

    Rubber Planet is Out There, which is just where it wants to be.

  • News

    October 23, 2003

    Off Limits

    Pack journalism

  • News

    August 7, 2003

    The Message

    Role Reversal

  • Film

    October 24, 2002

    Columbine Primer

    Michael Moore's gun-culture study uncovers fear itself.

  • News

    July 18, 2002

    Fur Real

    Meet taxidermy's hair Jordan, the man who brings dead animals to life.

  • News

    April 11, 2002

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of April 11, 2002

  • News

    March 21, 2002

    The Paper Chase

    Elvis is dead -- but Columbine lives on.

  • News

    January 10, 2002

    Social Studies

    The society columnist for a neighborhood newspaper is the talk of the upper crust.

  • News

    July 19, 2001

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of July 19, 2001

  • News

    June 21, 2001

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of June 21, 2001

  • News

    May 17, 2001

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of May 17, 2001

  • News

    May 10, 2001

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of May 10, 2001

  • News

    March 1, 2001

    Bad Guys, Legal Guns

    Gangs steal firearms to build their arsenals -- and gun laws don't stop them.

  • News

    December 28, 2000

    Shootout at the Not-So-Okay Corral

    This year started not with a bang, but with a whimper.

  • News

    August 31, 2000

    Words Get in the Way

    If the news is offensive, how does local media report it? Very carefully.

  • News

    August 17, 2000

    Off Limits

    Are Jake Jabs and Ted Nugent really the same person?

  • News

    July 27, 2000

    Off Limits

    Fellow travelers

  • News

    May 25, 2000

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of May 25

  • News

    May 11, 2000

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of May 11.

  • News

    April 27, 2000

    The Kids Are All Right

    Four Columbine art students move out of the shadow of the shootings.

  • News

    April 20, 2000

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of April 20

  • News

    April 20, 2000

    The Pitch Is In, and It's Good

    Public schools accepting private-sector funds is becoming commonplace. But not everyone's money is good enough.

  • News

    April 13, 2000

    Off Limits

    Look who's talking now.

  • News

    March 2, 2000

    Off Limits

    DIA lands in bear country...

  • News

    February 24, 2000

    A Perfect Ten

    The Colorado Legislature has its Ten Commandments.

  • News

    December 30, 1999

    A Sporting Chance

    Colorado sports went on a downhill slide in '99.

  • News

    December 23, 1999

    The Time of Their Lives

    The wheels of justice keep spinning in Jeffco.

  • News

    August 26, 1999

    The Man You Hate to Love

    The toughest executive in Denver radio pleads his case.

  • News

    August 12, 1999
  • News

    July 29, 1999
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    July 8, 1999
  • News

    May 13, 1999
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