Jason Salzman

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    November 19, 2014

    A Feminist's Take on Kim Kardashian's Butt

    Denver blog posts maintain a rear guard. At our Show and Tell blog, Bree Davies offers a feminist take on marginalized folks, butts and jokes. Big Media's Jason Salzman: No, the Denver Post hasn't declared war on Christmas. Denver PR Blog on how an automated Patriots social media account tweeted ... More >>

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    September 18, 2014

    Top Ten Colorado Places to Pick Apples and Pumpkins

    Denver blog posts are the pick of the litter. At our Cafe Society blog, Isa Jones shares the top ten Colorado places to pick apples and pumpkins this fall. Big Media's Jason Salzman wonders if Cory Gardner will formally withdraw his name as sponsor from the federal personhood bill. South Stands D ... More >>

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    June 18, 2014

    Is Denver Comic Con moving beyond geeky white dudes?

    Denver blog posts dress to impress. At our Show & Tell blog, Jamie Swinnerton counts down the five best things about Denver Comic Con -- including a welcome focus on diversity. Big Media's Jason Salzman thinks talk radio does us a service by offering candidates a comfortable place to talk about re ... More >>

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    May 8, 2014

    Prost Brewing and Prost Fine Beer and Sausages aren't two of a kind

    Denver blog posts understand the name of the game. At our Cafe Society blog, Jonathan Shikes cuts through the confusion when it comes to Prost Brewing and Prost Fine Beer and Sausages, which aren't connected despite similar names and locations in the same neighborhood. Big Media's Jason Salzman ex ... More >>

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    May 1, 2014

    Margarita and beer prices going up because of lime shortage?

    Denver blog posts are feeling salty today. Our Cafe Society blog notes that Benny's is raising its beer and margarita prices -- and puts the blame on a shortage of limes. Coyote Gulch reveals that watering restrictions are off the table in Colorado Springs this season. Big Media's Jason Salzman h ... More >>

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    April 24, 2014

    Farting in the kitchen isn't cool, says chef Sharif Villa Cruz

    Denver blog posts never deal it. At our Cafe Society blog, Lori Midson conducts a wide-ranging interview with Corner House executive chef Sharif Villa Cruz -- and by "wide-ranging," we mean that the subject of farting comes up. Mile High Report reveals everything you need to know about the Broncos ... More >>

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    April 14, 2014

    Dave Grohl exposes himself too often?

    Denver blog posts know when to say "when." At our Backbeat blog, Jaime Lees asks for a break from Dave Grohl, at least for a while. Denver Frank on #bubbleporn: "It's not what you think." Big Media's Jason Salzman check in with an Onion-ready headline: "Media should not report Satan is real."

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    March 13, 2014

    Top twelve things to do in Denver on St. Patrick's Day weekend

    Denver blog posts are all about the green. At our Show & Tell blog, Bree Davies lists a dozen great ways to celebrate St. Patrick's Day weekend. Big Media's Jason Salzman asks: Can Tom Tancredo really ride a joint into the governor's office? Coyote Gulch spotlights Google Maps' #ColoradoRiver Str ... More >>

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    January 31, 2014

    Does design of new Denny's make it look "local"?

    Denver blog posts are homegrown. Our Cafe Society blog shares photos by our Brandon Marshall from the new Denny's in Englewood -- a design that's said to be "locally inspired." Click to get a peek. Big Media's Jason Salzman interviews Michael Booth about his departure from the Denver Post. South ... More >>

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    October 7, 2013

    Are Tea Party types showing signs of caving on the government shutdown?

    Denver blog posts like parties of all kinds. Colorado Pols: Doug Lamborn and some Tea Party types are abandoning Obamacare defunding demands over the shutdown. The Ralphie Report's Jon Woods on finding the positives in the CU Buffs blowout loss to Oregon. Talk about a tough job. Big Media's Jason ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 1, 2013

    George Karl loses Nuggets job, wins gig on ESPN

    Denver blog posts are pretty sure. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels on former Nuggets coach George Karl's next job -- not coaching, but opining on ESPN. Big Media's Jason Salzman thinks politicians should be asked about whether they support the latest personhood amendment as we approach the 201 ... More >>

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    August 26, 2013

    Senator Vicki Marble's chicken comment wasn't was about nutrition!

    Denver blog posts are nutritious, delicious and kids like 'em, too. Big Media's Jason Salzman on Senator Vicki Marble trying to defuse the firestorm over her comments about race and chicken by talking about good dietary practices. Coyote Gulch: Did you know September 20 is Protect Your Groundwater ... More >>

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    July 24, 2013

    Colorado Rockies in 2013 are toast, blogger says

    Denver blog posts swing for the fences. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels thinks it's officially time to stick a fork in the Colorado Rockies' season. Big Media's Jason Salzman considers the implications of immigration reform without citizenship. Denver Infill's Ryan Dravitz looks at a new Cher ... More >>

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    July 22, 2013

    Von Miller's drug test failed because of marijuana and Molly?

    Denver blog posts missed you. Mile High Report's Ian Henson on claims that the Broncos' Von Miller is facing a four-game suspension after testing positive for marijuana and Molly. Big Media's Jason Salzman: Are Colorado Republicans separated by a wide chasm? The Redheaded Slut is officially divor ... More >>

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    July 12, 2013

    John Elway's booze background and Broncos DUIs a bad combination?

    Denver blog posts are running a tab. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels thinks the Broncos' booze culture pours down from the top -- and he points at John Elway. Big Media's Jason Salzman on hypocrisy and Mike Coffman's pension. Denver Egotist: "So ridiculously stupid it made us laugh."

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    June 11, 2013

    Life's a beach -- and that's not always a good thing

    Denver blog posts are sure you'll agree. Denver Frank shares a clip that makes it clear going to the beach isn't necessarily like a music video. Denver Stiffs' Nate Timmons on the pros and cons of various coaches mentioned as candidates for the Nuggets job. Big Media's Jason Salzman on the "gun c ... More >>

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    June 5, 2013

    Eric Studesville, Broncos coach, loses both parents in tragic motorcycle accident

    Denver blog posts have to cover the bad news, too. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels on the Texas motorcycle crash that killed the parents of Broncos running backs coach Eric Studesville. Purple Row's Jordan Freemyer on the Rockies proving that they can beat the Reds. Big Media's Jason Salzman: ... More >>

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    May 29, 2013

    Scott Gessler's potential guv run and challenge of fact-checking the Honey Badger

    Denver blog posts are feeling political. Big Media's Jason Salzman thinks reporters will have to watch for smoke coming from Scott Gessler's pants if he runs for governor. Colorado Peak Politics on Cory Gardner nixing a Senate run. T.L. James describes the end of the People's Press Collective, wh ... More >>

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    May 23, 2013

    Is Mike Coffman really a moderate, blogger asks

    Denver blog posts are putting their back into it. Big Media's Jason Salzman thinks the press in general, and the National Journal in particular, has no justification for calling Congressman Mike Coffman a moderate. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels congratulates the latest Broncos Ring of Famer, ... More >>

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    May 14, 2013

    Brian Urlacher a good potential addition to the Broncos or Bearly tolerable?

    Denver blog posts know what you mean. Mile High Report's Ian Henson reports that Bears legend/free agent Brian Urlacher is talking to the Broncos. A good thing? Big Media's Jason Salzman on why the world looks upside-down if you take the wrong talk-radio show too seriously. The Denver PR Blog's l ... More >>

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    May 7, 2013

    Nuggets post-playoffs disaster: Who's worth spending the money to keep?

    Denver blog posts feel your pain. Denver Stiffs' Nate Timmons on those Nuggets who are free agents -- and when decisions about them must be made. Colorado Peak Politics wonders if Hick is to blame for the state slipping on a business-friendliness list. Big Media's Jason Salzman notes that the Wel ... More >>

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    April 25, 2013

    Tank Carradine and Bjoern Werner on Broncos' draft radar?

    Denver blog posts are on the clock. Mile High Report's Kyle Montgomery hears that Cornellius "Tank" Carradine or Bjoern Werner are on the Broncos' wish list for tonight's NFL draft. Big Media's Jason Salzman isn't impressed by Michael Brown's dismissal of Michael Bennet's immigration-reform plan. ... More >>

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    March 25, 2013

    Dudley Brown's political threats to gun-control backers breaks rule, but he doesn't care

    Denver blog posts have it goin' on. Big Media's Jason Salzman quotes Rocky Mountain Gun Owners' Dudley Brown as saying a rule "prohibiting lobbyists from threatening state lawmakers with political retribution for casting a vote" won't stop him from doing just that. Denver PR Blog salutes a dubious ... More >>

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    March 11, 2013

    JaVale McGee makes Bill Simmons's list of NBA's worst contracts

    Denver blog posts make the world, or at least Mile High, go 'round. South Stands Denver's Colin Daniels notes that only one Nuggets contract made Bill Simmons's list of the NBA's worst. Sorry (or maybe congrats), JaVale. Big Media's Jason Salzman on whether an e-mail from the Pueblo Chieftain's ge ... More >>

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    March 7, 2013

    D.J. Williams, Broncos trouble-finder, finally on his way out?

    Denver blogs don't have time to take time off. Mile High Report's Bronco Mike things trouble-finding linebacker D.J. Williams will either be traded or cut. Where might he wind up? Big Media's Jason Salzman gives 9News credit for fact-checking an anti-gun-control banner towed by a plane over the Ca ... More >>

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    February 26, 2013

    Dudley Brown wants to eliminate all gun background checks, not just new ones

    Denver blog posts are fired up. Big Media's Jason Salzman on the goal of Rocky Mountain Gun Owners' Dudley Brown: Eliminate current gun background checks, block any new ones. Denver Stiffs' Nate Timmons takes understandable pleasure in recapping the Nuggets' win over the Lakers. Denver Egotist: S ... More >>

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    February 22, 2013

    John Elway doesn't want Broncos to forget how this last season ended

    Denver blog posts have it all together. Mile High Report's KaptainKirk on John Elway's comments at the NFL combine. He doesn't want the Broncos to forget how they were knocked out of this year's playoffs. Far from it. Big Media's Jason Salzman doesn't think saying Mike Coffman "saw the light abou ... More >>

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    February 7, 2013

    Champ Bailey isn't being released by Broncos despite the sh*t CBS makes up

    Denver blog posts take it one day at a time. South Stands Denver's Colin D. slaps CBS Sports' Jason La Canfora for naming Champ Bailey as a possible salary-cap casualty -- an assertion he sees as pure fiction. At The Colorado Observer, Representative Frank McNulty says more can be done to protect ... More >>

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    December 3, 2012

    Cory Gardner, fellow Colorado Republican reps: Immigration obstructionists?

    Denver blog posts: Toast of the town. Big Media's Jason Salzman thinks the Denver Post's criticism of Republican immigration proposals should have name-checked locals like Cory Gardner. Colorado Peak Politics notes calls for Interior Secretary Ken Salazar's program from the left as well as the rig ... More >>

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    October 30, 2012

    Ty Lawson becomes Nuggets' $48 million man

    Denver blog posts really add up. South Stands Denver's Colin D. on how Ty Lawson's new contract will let him rest easy -- "on a golden bed stuffed with cash." Big Media's Jason Salzman on the way Mike Coffman didn't say whether or not he'd let a raped woman to have an abortion. The Ralphie Report ... More >>

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    October 16, 2012

    Mitt Romney on cusp of winning war for women in Colorado?

    Denver blog posts make it happen. Colorado Peak Politics shares a poll showing Mitt Romney within 1 percent of Barack Obama's lead among women in swing states. Colorado Pols: Expecting a mail-in ballot? Maybe you shouldn't. Speaking of polls, Big Media's Jason Salzman thinks a recent one by the P ... More >>

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    August 9, 2012

    Mike Coffman no longer on the Personhood Amendment bandwagon

    Denver blog posts are lovin' it. Big Media's Jason Salzman notes that Mike Coffman says he can't support the Personhood Amendment because he's running for federal office, even though he did in 2008 and 2010. Colorado Peak Politics doubts that Sal Pace wasn't invited to yesterday's Obama campaign e ... More >>

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    July 25, 2012

    Aurora theater shooting hasn't made talk-show hosts any more open to gun control

    Denver blog posts add up. Big Media's Jason Salzman notes that talk-radio hosts such as KOA's Bill Cunningham aren't any more receptive to gun control after the tragedy in Aurora than they were before. Denver Infill's Ryan Dravitz offers a final update on the Highland Park Apartments. Free Range ... More >>

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    June 21, 2012

    Mike Coffman sees birther controversy as a thing of the past

    Denver blog posts are a bargain at twice the price. Big Media's Jason Salzman praises KOA for asking Mike Coffman about his birther comments, which the Congressman is working overtime to put behind him. Colorado Peak Politics on a conservative confab that's coming to Colorado in October. Wonder wh ... More >>

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    May 31, 2012

    Mike Rosen joining Mike Coffman on the birther bandwagon?

    Denver blog posts stop at all railroad crossings. Big Media's Jason Salzman thinks Mike Rosen's I'm-not-a-birther defense of Mike Coffman makes him a birther. At Colorado Peak Politics, Dave Diepenbrock gets granular about the latest presidential poll in this here state. Denver Frank asks: "Do yo ... More >>

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    May 30, 2012

    Mitt Romney insists Craig's economy sucks despite evidence to the contrary

    Denver blog posts hit nothing but 'net. Big Media's Jason Salzman on Mitt Romney portraying Craig as devastated by regs while ignoring those fact thingies. DenverInfill's Ken Schroeppel: Wanna tour Union Station? Colorado Peak Politics: Rehearsal for SEIU flash mob protest of Wells Fargo held in ... More >>

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    May 21, 2012

    Peyton Manning throws the ball to Broncos receivers -- in public!

    Denver blog posts work hard to satisfy your every desire. Mile High Report's John Bena on the media scrum on hand to witness Peyton Manning's first public practice as a Bronco. Big Media's Jason Salzman searches for liberal media bias in Denver Post head honcho Dean Singleton's introduction of Bar ... More >>

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    April 4, 2012

    John Suthers has some ideas about alternatives to Obamacare

    Denver blog posts stand out. Big Media's Jason Salzman on Colorado AG's ideas about a federal health insurance mandate (H/T Colorado Ethics Watch). The Redheaded Slut on going viral. Denver Egotist shares a FirstBank ad in which a man loses his wife but keeps his mortgage. Happy ending?

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    March 20, 2012

    David Sirota has invitation to Scott Gessler rejected -- and he's not alone

    Denver blog posts love Frank Tripucka. Big Media's Jason Salzman on media types who've asked to chat with Secretary of State Scott Gessler, only to be rejected -- including AM 760's David Sirota. Mile High Hockey's Cole D. Hamilton offers evidence the Avs are on the right track to compete for a St ... More >>

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    January 24, 2012

    Jon Caldara's conservative commentary on KOA even missed by progressive critic

    By Kenny Be​Denver blog posts have been around the block a time or two.... Big Media's Jason Salzman isn't sure Jon Caldara did as much as he'd have liked to "advance evil" on his KOA show, but he mourns the loss of a local voice anyhow. Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead Broke touts fr ... More >>

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    June 28, 2011

    Kenneth Faried, Jordan Hamilton, Andre Miller acquisitions earn Denver Nuggets good grades

    Kenneth Faried.​Keep those Denver blog posts coming. Denver Stiffs' Andrew Feinstein rounds up positive NBA draft grades for the Denver Nuggets, who worked wonders with only a No. 22 pick coming in. Colorado Pols on one of the Koch brothers' special guests this weekend: Texas guv Rick Perry. ... More >>

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    March 11, 2011

    NFL lockout looms: Is John Fox's first season as coach of Denver Broncos about to go BOOM?

    ​Denver blog posts tripled. Mile High Report's Troy Hufford oversees an open thread about the NFL lockout. Bad news on the way? Coyote Gulch dives into five new water issues.'s Jason Salzman tells the tale of the midnight gerrymander. Scary.

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    December 10, 2010

    Carmelo Anthony trade: Are Nuggets trying to convince Melo and LaLa Vazquez to stay?

    Carmelo.​OMG! We're late with these Denver blog posts. Thanks for waiting. Denver Stiffs' Andrew Feinstein links to an NBA Fanhouse post about Nugs exec Masai Ujiri pitching both Melo and LaLa on that contract extension. Good luck, Masai. Big Media's Jason Salzman summarizes a journalism pan ... More >>

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    October 6, 2010

    Broncos' offensive line isn't worst in the NFL, just the second-worst: Suck it, Detroit!

    Josh McDaniels.​Contained herein: Three Denver blog posts. Mile High Report fan poster super7 links to a detailed breakdown of NFL offensive lines in which the Broncos finish 31st out of 32 teams, ahead of only Detroit. So that's why they can't run! Big Media's Jason Salzman puts the Post on ... More >>

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    June 24, 2010

    Ty Lawson still Nuggets trade bait for tonight's NBA draft?

    Ty one on.​A Denver blogs three-peat. Jeremy from Roundball Mining Company is hearing Ty Lawson's no longer being dangled for a draft pick. Was a Jane Norton aide speaking for her when he sympathized with BP? Big Media's Jason Salzman wonders. Face the State's Brad Jones says CU regents wil ... More >>

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    April 27, 2010

    Tim Tebow a 2010 starter? SI's Peter King and Josh McDaniels give him a chance

    There's a lot of love in this room.​Here's a trio, a triumvirate, a triptych of blogs about Denver. At Mile High Report, John Bena notes that neither Sports Illustrated's Peter King nor coach Josh McDaniels think Tim Tebow's a guaranteed bench-sitter this next season. Delighted by that news, ... More >>

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    October 8, 2009

    Denver Blogs: Holy rollin' in the playoffs?

    Is the Rockies clubhouse the Young Life of baseball?​Our daily collection of local blog decency. At HuffPo, Jason Salzman rekindles the idea that the Rockies are winning for Jesus. (Whatever it takes, right?) Colorado Pols says Congresswoman Betsey Marky will be tough to beat next year, and ... More >>

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    January 8, 2009

    Read Jason Salzman's controversial Rocky Mountain News column

    The blog "Debate Over Spiked Rocky Mountain News Media Column Heats Up" deals with a Jason Salzman column that the Rocky declined to publish -- so Salzman posted it on his own website, prompting Rocky editor/publisher/president John Temple (pictured) to put together a tough reply. The text from Salz ... More >>

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    November 27, 2006

    More Messages: Endorse This

    In a November 25 Rocky Mountain News column, media writer Jason Salzman wrote about the process by which the Denver dailies arrive at their list of political endorsements. However, the piece's most intriguing bit of information pertained to a specific plug -- the Denver Post's 2004 decision to back ... More >>

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    November 20, 2003

    Ted Alert!

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