• Blogs

    September 12, 2014

    Cannabis Time Capsule, 1937: American G.I. Gets Hassled by Stoned Mexican Prisoners

    To borrow a phrase the legendary American cinema masterpiece Anchorman: In the 1930s, Chicago-based writer Floyd Gibbons was the balls. The one-eyed war hero embodied the rough, tough American male image and dazzled the public with his syndicated stories in newspapers, radio and on television, whi ... More >>

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    May 15, 2014
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    April 25, 2014

    Even country music is ready for marijuana legalization

    It has been rough and rocky traveling for cannabis cowboys for most of the 40 years since "Me and Paul," the hounded-by-the-Man classic in which Willie Nelson tipped off like-minded longhairs to the presence of narcs in Laredo. "If you're staying in a motel there," he warned dryly, "don't leave noth ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 21, 2014

    Photos: Top ten U.S. cities for douchebags -- including two in Colorado

    The folks at have assembled a list of U.S. cities with the most douchebags using a highly unusual metric. They counted up the number of dudes who listed Facebook "interests" in ten douchey categories: Nickelback, Monster Energy, Axe, Don Ed Hardy, Vin Diesel, Chris Brown, Tosh.0, Mixed ... More >>

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    May 2, 2013
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    May 31, 2012
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    March 14, 2011

    Social networking: Denver ranked 3rd in U.S. by Men's Health (eat our hashtags, Portland!)

    ​Congratulations, Denver: You have officially been swallowed up whole by the Matrix. Men's Health recently came out with its list of the country's most socially networked cities, and Denver, of all places, came in third. Do we get a prize for this? Like a new FarmVille animal or something?

  • Blogs

    January 3, 2011

    Restaurant roll call for 2010

    Lori MidsonChoLon Modern Asian Bistro was one of the big restaurants to open in 2010.​While many restaurants closed in 2010, many more restaurants opened -- including such hot spots as ChoLon, Euclid Hall, Green Russell, Lou's Food Bar and, on the very last day of the year, Bittersweet. Here' ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 22, 2010

    Teleras trumpets tortas in Thornton

    Lori Midson​Give a guy a Las Tortugas franchise, and what does he do? If you're JuanCarlos Wong, you keep it for a few months before concluding that you can do your own thing -- and do it better. Wong, who opened a Las Tortugas outlet earlier this year in June at 810 East 88th Avenue, in Th ... More >>

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    August 2, 2010

    Restaurant roll call for July

    Johnny MolfettaMellow Mushroom's Tabor Center location opened to huge crowds.​ RESTAURANTS/VENUES OPENING IN JULY * Applebee's (re-opening after remodel), 410 South Colorado Boulevard, Glendale Aviano Coffee, 3031 East Second Avenue Bites, 2796 South Broadway Boston Fish Shack (formerly Gelm ... More >>

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    January 28, 2010
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    January 26, 2010

    Hungry for federal money? John Hickenlooper has the right recipe

    Mayor and chef John Hickenlooper​When Ray LaHood, secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation, stood up to address the U.S. Conference of Mayors last week, he gave a special shout-out to John Hickenlooper, who'd met with him in Denver the week before when LaHood was in town for a job su ... More >>

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    April 10, 2009

    Mile Hi-Fidelity playlist - 04.08.09

    So I had my first solo flight on Wednesday night. Since the show launched in December, I've always had a co-host, even when Andy was conspicuously absent as he was this past Wednesday. Andy couldn't make it this time because evidently, his band was, like, um, gallivanting across the country playing ... More >>

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    December 31, 2008

    Mile Hi-Fidelity playlist - 12.30.08

    After taking a week off to celebrate buying/receiving stuff for/from our loved ones, Andy Thomas and I returned to the airwaves last night (a day early in honor of drinking our faces off during Night of the Rookie Livers this evening) and played a bunch of great stuff -- as much as we could fit in, ... More >>

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    August 7, 2008
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    June 9, 2008

    MP3 Freeloader, Music Showcase Edition: Achille Lauro

    ACHILLE LAURO NOMINATED IN INDIE ROCK Performing 5-5:30 P.M. at SUTRA Personnel: Matt Close; Luke Mossman; Brian Joseph; Jon Evans; Ben Mossman Discography: Achille Lauro (2008); You're Going to Live (and Other Nice Things to Hear) (2007) Download "Laredo" or stream the entire track after the jump.

  • Dining

    September 29, 2005

    La Praviana

    Comfort, Salvadoran style

  • Music

    July 4, 2002

    So Happy Together

    Getting back together was a snap for the Flatlanders -- because they've seldom been apart.

  • Music

    January 31, 2002

    Jon Dee Graham

    Hooray for the Moon (New West)

  • Music

    July 19, 2001

    Out of the Blue

    The Blue Noise Band's brilliant amalgam of sounds may make jazz purists see red.

  • News

    September 23, 1999

    Bargain Hunters

    Mile High Flea Market vendor Suki Brow may go to jail. If only she’d been a Wal-Mart associate instead.

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    August 5, 1999
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    May 16, 1996
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    May 10, 1995