Joseph Kern

  • Blogs

    February 6, 2013

    Five weirdest stories of job hate

    Sometimes, people get revenge on their workplace -- and sometimes their workplace gets revenge on them. We're not sure which of these descriptions best fits a man's bizarre car crash into the Boulder restaurant where he worked on Monday -- more on that below. But it got us thinking about other stori ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 11, 2013

    Glenn DeCarlo, alleged schmuck, tries to shoot housemate, instead hits son -- twice

    The Schmuck of the Week Board of Directors at Westword want to make one thing clear: We don't recommend that you shoot anyone. And we really, really, really advise against doing so when one of your family members is in the line of fire -- which appears to be what happened in the case of Glenn DeCarl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 9, 2013

    Top sixteen mug shots of December 2012

    Our roundup of December's most memorable mug shots may be weirder than all of those that preceded it in 2012. Featured posers include a student accused of assault for feeding unknowing people pot brownies, a DUI cop busted for DUI and -- a first -- the booking photo of a Westword contributor that wi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 14, 2012

    Joseph Kern: Is he a schmuck for back-wages lawsuit against restaurant he allegedly robbed?

    As we've learned over years spent bestowing the Schmuck of the Week title, there are sometimes situations in which something schmucky is going on but it's tough to know who deserves the honor -- or if everyone involved does. That's definitely the case in the story of Joseph Kern, who's filed a back- ... More >>

  • Film

    December 14, 1994