Multiple Tour de France champion Lance Armstrong's confession last month about blood doping and performance-enhancing drugs focused new attention on Tyler Hamilton, a former Boulder cyclist and Armstrong teammate who's been pointing the finger at Mr. Live Strong for years. Now, Hamilton is a key wit ... More >>
Say what you will about People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals -- better known and often reviled as PETA -- but there's no denying their methods are, ahem, eye-catching. Sex sells, as PETA well knows, and there's probably never been an activist organization quite as openly willing to use ... More >>
El Bulli will close in 2012, and won't return the same.El Bulli, the Spanish restaurant widely considered the best in the world, at least by people who have never eaten drunk at Jack in the Box at three in the morning, will close for two years starting in 2012 -- and may not ever return, chef ... More >>
Over the next couple of weeks, Backbeat will feature some Top Ten lists from around the Village Voice Media chain. Click here for previous year-in-review coverage from Backbeat and VVM.Americans who still think of Latin music as mariachi bands and gyrating Ricky Martins and Shakiras might want to le ... More >>
CU students have twice won the Solar Decathlon. Can they make it a three-peat?
Women take center stage in Almodóvar's latest.
Pedro Almodóvar returns with a lighthearted ghost story.
Joseph Brodsky has a nose for great coffee. It led him all the way to Ethiopia, in search of the Geisha.
WaterCourse is a growing concern.
Doug and Wendy Ishii are more than mere players in the realms of science and theater.
In a year when small movies came up big, picking the top ten was a Payne.
Kevin Fletcher aims for the NBA --from Europe.
For national releases, 2003 wonked as much as it rocked.
Stencil Me In
The bride says she married for love; her mother-in-law suspects it was money. The only person who can settle the dispute is dead.
Terry Gilliam sets out to film Don Quixote but becomes him instead.
Any way you want it: The Czars create some Spanish magic on a whirlwind tour of the Old Country.
PeakArts founder Karen Romeo may be a victim of the Boulder arts community's haughty ego.
The new census form brings up a smorgasbord of cultural-identity issues -- and food metaphors.
COMPOSER PHILIP GLASS SEARCHES FOR A DIFFERENT KIND OF BEAUTY IN BEAUTY AND THE BEAST.