Joe Buck

  • Blogs

    September 22, 2014

    Reader's Picks for Five NFL Broadcasters That Suck Harder Than Phil Simms

    Our post about a petition signed by more than 40,000 people demanding that Phil Simms be banned from broadcasting Broncos games didn't generate a lot of commentary love for Simms from our readers. However, this person thinks there are plenty of other NFL game callers who are more irritating than the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2011

    Donny Paycheck on recording the first Zeke album in half a decade, playing with Motörhead

    It's been a while since Zeke rocked our ears off in these parts. Drummer Donny Paycheck (aka Don Hales) of Zeke's thinks the last time was in 2005 with Motörhead and Corrosion of Conformity. Alas, the Zeke dudes are roaring back into town tomorrow night for a gig at 3 Kings Tavern with their tradem ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 25, 2010

    Ken Buck has a gay name according to Saturday Night Live: Is he a closet Midnight Cowboy?

    Seth Meyers does Ken Buck.​Congrats, Ken Buck. One poll shows your lead over Michael Bennet in the Senate race has shrunk to a dead heat, likely due to your comparison of homosexuality to alcoholism and suggestion that global warming is a hoax, not to mention that "buyer's remorse" comment abo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2010

    The ten most cringe-worthy/awkward interviews

    Celebrities get lucky with interviews most of the time. Networks cut down strange content, or if the interview is too weird, they never make it into print. Regardless of studio and agent watchdogs, countless interviews have made us uncomfortable enough to cringe, even if we couldn't pull our eyes an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 11, 2009

    Shmuck of the Week: Whoever's making us watch the Raiders-Redskins game

    Yellow = Redskins vs. Raiders. Lucky us, eh? (See the maps here).​Before you start: Yes, I know I could actually leave my house on Sunday, and I could no doubt find a cozy booth within viewing proximity of a TV armed with the NFL Ticket. And in times of need -- when the TV Gods bestow on me an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 9, 2009

    Basebrawl goes national

    ​Cue the shameless self-promotion. Village Voice Media, of which Westword is a part, has put together a new website offering an alternative take on the current Major League Baseball playoffs -- meaning some of the posts include words that Joe Buck would be fired for saying on the air (includin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 25, 2008

    Thanksgiving Dinner Fantasy Draft: What dishes would you pick?

    The Thanksgiving dinner table is a sacred place, and we all have a vision of the perfect holiday meal. But what are the most important dishes? If it came down to stuffing or turkey, which would you choose? We can all be thankful such decisions rarely come to pass, for we Americans can always find r ... More >>

  • News

    November 1, 2007

    Harold Squared

    The local media wielded a purple crayon during the Rockies' unlikely run, leading to an excess of everything but restraint.

  • Blogs

    October 25, 2007

    Game One: Yeesh.

    The first game of the 2007 World Series between the Boston Red Sox and YOUR Colorado Rockies started perfectly: With Fox's Jeanne Zelasko giving Eric Byrnes shit for being a loud-mouthed douchenozzle. Byrnes committed the first broadcasting boner of the evening -- and not the last -- when he said th ... More >>

  • Film

    September 7, 2006

    Dog-Eat-Dog World

    The Dogwalker is the real thing -- and you don't even have to like dogs.

  • Film

    August 22, 2002

    A Norse Odd Couple

    The triumph of two Norwegian misfits gives us reason to cheer.

  • Film

    July 17, 1997
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    May 25, 1994
  • Calendar

    May 25, 1994