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  • Calendar

    October 24, 2013
  • Blogs

    March 11, 2013

    And the answer is? A homegrown version of Family Feudtonight at Voodoo Comedy Playhouse

    The Family Feud format has always been good for kin-centered drama, and tonight's live version at the Voodoo Comedy Playhouse should have plenty of it. Except that the members of the teams playing in this evening's knock-off of the three-decade-old TV show aren't related: The friendly competition wi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 14, 2012

    Drew Carey on Johnny Carson, Troll 2 and the banality of bedroom sets

    Over his many years as a public (and bespectacled) face, 54-year-old funny man Drew Carey has paid his dues as a Marine, a stand-up comic, a sitcom star, an improv guru and, in his most recent incarnation, the on-air host of The Price Is Right. And on his current tour, Carey will not only offer some ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 24, 2012

    Who is John Denver? Colorado Music Hall of Fame immortalized on Jeopardy! last night

    Last night on Jeopardy!, the Colorado Music Hall of Fame was immortalized by Alex Trebek. During Final Jeopardy, the contestants were posed with an answer in the category of singers: "On the eve of Earth Day, he became the first performer inducted into the Colorado Music Hall of Fame." The correct r ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 31, 2011

    Geeks Who Drink's Christopher Short makes good on Jeopardy! tomorrow night

    Stand back, world. ​For proof that a lifelong obsession with trivia will win you literally tens of dollars and a modest measure of short-lived semi-fame, look no further than Jeopardy! tomorrow night, when Geeks Who Drink editor Christopher Short will throw down in representation of Denver's c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 23, 2011

    Aron Ralston on Minute to Win It tonight: 127 hours plus 15 more minutes of fame (VIDEOS)

    Aron Ralston.​Suck it, Andy Warhol. Colorado's own Aron Ralston, who amputated his own arm in 2003 following a bizarre climbing accident, has already gone well beyond your universal fifteen-minutes-of-fame prediction, and the clock's still running. He's the subject of the Academy Award-nominat ... More >>

  • Calendar

    January 28, 2010
  • Blogs

    May 29, 2009

    Q&A with Aisha Tyler

    Aisha Tyler suits up. Aisha Tyler may not be the complete package, but she comes a helluva closer than the average human. The Dartmouth grad's appeared in recurring roles on some of television's biggest hits, including Friends and 24, hosted Talk Soup back when that meant something, appeared in fil ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2009

    Boulder's Ace Young back on American Idol -- kind of, sort of, in a way

    American Idol didn't prove to be a skyrocket to fame for Boulder's Ace Young, a 2006 Westword profile subject. But three years after finishing seventh in the contest -- remember how he equated that number with the one John Elway wore? -- he's still using the show to put bread on his table. Specifica ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 15, 2009

    Colorado Media Matters' Bill Menezes meets Alex Trebek

    By day, Bill Menezes is the editorial director of Colorado Media Matters, a website devoted to highlighting and undermining what the folks there perceive to be conservative misinformation that's being foisted on an unsuspecting populace. But tonight at 6 p.m. on Channel 7, he'll be showing another s ... More >>

  • Film

    November 20, 2008

    Slumdog Millionaire

    Bollywood Meets Hollywood in Danny Boyle's latest.

  • Blogs

    October 9, 2007

    Things to Watch in Denver When You’re Sick

    I’m home from work today. Sick. Sick as a dog that’s sick. (See how lame that simile was? Yeah, that’s how sick I am.) Seriously, back up from your screen, so I don’t include you in my circle of contagion. Thanks. So what else is there to do when you’re home sick besides watch TV? It’s ... More >>

  • News

    August 23, 2007

    Asked and Answered

    Do you have what it takes to beat the brainiacs?

  • News

    August 23, 2007

    Revenge of the Nerds

    More know-it-alls are taking to the bars to show off their big brains and pickle them at the same time.

  • Calendar

    August 18, 2005

    Tasting Menu

    Theatre Night In is a pu-pu platter of Colorado stagecraft.

  • News

    October 14, 2004

    Daily Double

    Bill Schantz and Paul Bailey are beating the odds.

  • Culture

    April 27, 2000

    Geek Love

    The men behind this season's best shows -- and biggest failures -- blame it all on Regis.

  • Calendar

    September 2, 1999

    Check Your Head

    Trivia Bowl 1999.

  • Film

    September 28, 1994