Evel Knievel

  • Blogs

    January 23, 2014

    Videos: Arnold Schwarzenegger's twisted Bud Light Super Bowl ads and Colorado connections

    Bud Light's twisted Super Bowl spots, featuring ex-Cali guv Arnold Schwarzenegger as a headband-wearing ping-pong player midway between Björn Borg and Chris Evert, don't appear to have a Colorado connection beyond the participation of onetime Denverite Don Cheadle, who co-stars with...a llama; see ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2011

    BMX roof jump fail: Your moment of lulz

    ​Sometimes failure is more successful than success. Consider the case of a then-unknown Evel Knievel's attempted 1967 motorcycle jump over the fountain at Cesar's Palace: He botched it, breaking an absurd amount of bones and ending up in a 29-day coma as a result -- but in what was arguably th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 26, 2011

    Last Night: Thrills and spills at Denver Big Air

    Photo by Kate LevyThe Armada Skis team (left to right: Spencer Milbocker, Alex Bellmare, Ben Moxham) wins the Nature Valley Big Air Challenge on the Denver Big Air ramp ​Let's face it: If you build a 106-foot launch tower and then send competitors -- some of them as young as 14 -- careening do ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2010

    Pavement at Ogden Theatre - 09.09.10

    Tom Murphy​ PAVEMENT With guests Jenny and Johnny 09.09.10 | Ogden Theatre, Denver Jenny and Johnny opened this show and received a mixed reception from the crowd at first. But appreciative cheers for the group, which features Jenny Lewis and Jonathan Rice, increased with every song. The ban ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2010

    MediaNews Group bankruptcy story reads differently in Denver -- which doesn't run info about Dean Singleton's salary

    Dean Singleton: Still making a pretty penny.​A blog published last week noted that the Denver Post had managed to report about an impending bankruptcy filing by the holding company of its parent firm, MediaNews Group, without using the word "bankruptcy" in the headline -- a neat example of spi ... More >>

  • Calendar

    January 8, 2009

    A Load of Bull

    The fun lasts more than eight seconds at this rodeo.

  • Blogs

    February 11, 2008
  • Blogs

    December 10, 2007

    Evel Knievel Is Dead, Long Live Evel

    You may not be able to get up to Butte, Montana today for the memorial service of the late, and certainly great, Evel Knievel, but Denver punk band the S.O.B.s is here to help you celebrate the passing of this American legend with their new tune "Evel Knievel Is Dead." Here, in all it's glory and gl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 30, 2007

    This Week in Hip Hop

    Foxy Brown out of the hole When you get locked up, no matter how much of a cool cat you are, you have to show the other inmates you’re not the one to be messed with. Foxy Brown, who is serving a year at Rikers Island for violating her probation, went a little overboard and tried to show and prove ... More >>

  • Home Entertainment

    October 26, 2006

    Latin Bummer

    Just Cause features acres and acres of foliage.

  • Home Entertainment

    August 31, 2006

    Road Rage

    In FlatOut 2, life is a highway strewn with carnage.

  • Music

    August 4, 2005

    Cre Cuts

    The Mtley men aren't quite bad to the bone.

  • Summer Guide

    June 2, 2005

    How to Survive...A Summer Road Trip

    Pack the sunscreen, hitch up the Impala, and just go for it.

  • Calendar

    April 28, 2005

    Wild World

    A park ranger gives the skinny on forest follies.

  • Calendar

    September 16, 2004

    Super Fly

    The high-flying STREB troupe bounces into Boulder.

  • Music

    July 8, 2004

    Band of Brothers

    War is hell, but for the Bronx, so is rock and roll.

  • Music

    January 2, 2003

    No Pain, No Brain

    Pushing the boundaries of taste and common sense, Steve-O and the cast of Jackass bring their physical comedy to the stage.

  • News

    December 12, 2002

    Our Mitts on You

    A scary Christmas to you, Mr. Gladnutt, from your very concerned Uncle Sam.

  • Music

    January 17, 2002

    Brown and Red

    These days, his signature guit-steel playing leaves listeners slack-jawed. But it took Junior Brown a long time to get to center stage.

  • Music

    October 24, 1996