Fred Flintstone

  • Blogs

    January 21, 2014

    Is sugar the new cigarettes? Fed Up, a Sundance film, thinks so

    Sixty years ago, Fred Flintstone hawked Winston cigarettes. Today, he pitches cereal. And both can kill. Stephanie Soechtig's rabble-rousing documentary Fed Up argues that it's time to attack Big Sugar just like we successfully demonized Big Tobacco. Narrated by Katie Couric, Fed Up is the first do ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 1, 2014

    Top Latest Word posts of 2013, No. 3: Driving tips for non-natives in second winter

    Editor's note: We're counting down the most popular Latest Word posts of 2013. This one came in at No. 3. Read it as originally published. November 21, 2013: In February, we listed the ten scariest out-of-state license plates to see in a snowstorm. But just because a car has green-and-white mountai ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 21, 2013

    Photos: Top ten things non-Colorado natives forget at start of their second winter here

    In February, we listed the ten scariest out-of-state license plates to see in a snowstorm. But just because a car has green-and-white mountain tags doesn't mean the driver has had them for years -- and many people who've moved here and survived their first Colorado winter tend to forget the lessons ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 18, 2012

    Photos: Relive Mondo Guerra's design career through his childhood Halloween costumes

    As the first cousin of Project Runway celebrity Mondo Guerra, I can attest to the fact that Halloween in our extended family was always a treat. Since Halloween is one of Mondo's favorite holidays, he'd decorate his parents' house with cobwebs, tombstones and stuffed straw men, and on the big day wo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 16, 2009

    Milking It: Cocoa Pebbles

    Cocoa Pebbles Post Rating: Three spoons out of four Cereal description: Rice cereal that doesn't look anything like rice. Instead of retaining a kernel-like shape, as does the stuff that snaps, crackles and pops, Cocoa Pebbles features grain that seems to have been imploded -- a process that transf ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 26, 2008

    Live review: AC/DC and The Answer at the Pepsi Center

    Photo: Chad Fahnestock AC/DC and The Answer Pepsi Center November 25 The crowd at the Pepsi Center last night for AC/DC's first Denver concert in seven years resembled the ones that gather for Oakland Raiders games. It looked like everyone incarcerated at the state's prisons had been given a one- ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 27, 2008

    Milking It: Dino S'mores Pebbles

    Dino S'mores Pebbles Post Rating: Two spoons out of four Cereal description: No skimping on shapes for this variation on the Pebbles franchise. The main pieces, dubbed "Crunchy Chocolatey Nuggets," are misshapen brown orbs, not the usual disc-like mini-flakes that most other Pebbles cereals feature ... More >>

  • Dining

    June 10, 2004

    Steaking a Claim

    What's old is new again at Emil-Lene's.

  • Dining

    June 27, 2002

    The Bite

    The name game

  • News

    October 18, 2001

    Home Sweet Clone

    Twenty-year-old Highlands Ranch has grown into a mega-planned community of mythic proportions.

  • Dining

    April 30, 1998