In March 2013, Spike Network featured Zanzibar Billiards on Larimer Street on its popular reality series Bar Rescue. During the episode, owner Ami Benari and the show's host, Jon Taffer, nearly got into a full-on brawl. "It was hairy for a few moments, because he made me mad," Benari says. Nonethel ... More >>
Former stolen valor arrestee Rick Strandlof has been many people in his life...two of whom were completely fabricated. But he has never been formally charged with profiting from his personalities -- nor is he the only person to have spun tall tales to change his life. Click through for stories from ... More >>
This week's feature story, "Will the real Rick Strandlof please stand up?," explores the identities of a Denver college student who pretended to be a decorated Marine veteran. Although the Supreme Court overturned the Stolen Valor Act last month, effectively nixing any charges against him, Strandlof ... More >>
Whether hes speaking or playing the sax, Gilad Atzmon is a powerhouse.
I can’t believe that this is twice in a single week that I have to stand up for people or institutions that I can’t stand simply because they are being attacked by people or institutions that I can stand even less. First it was Starbucks, the victim of an attack from Mark Dice and The Resistanc ... More >>
Reflecting its moment, Cannes 2008 takes a decidedly serious tone
Twenty-something Tel Aviv hipsters live life, have sex, befriend the enemy in The Bubble.
Tycoon Jack Grynberg says the energy industry has stolen millions from him -- and billions from the government. What if he's right?
The Greeks may have their hands full for the Olympics.
From the week of October 2, 2003
A group of Jews ran gunpowder and TNT through Denver's streets. And they never blew their cover.