Michael Dukakis

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2010

    Stan Garnett tries to capitalize on AG John Suthers's link to serial killer Scott Lee Kimball

    Stan Garnett's playing hardball.​In an April post announcing his intention to challenge Colorado Attorney General John Suthers at the polls this November, Boulder district attorney Stan Garnett focused on issues like watching out for consumers, championing the environment and crafting a workab ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 24, 2008

    Diana DeGette's "chattering class"

    Diana DeGette wants to be Colorado's first female Senator - maybe - but Denver's U.S. Representative has gone about making that known in a strangely blunt and abrasive way, namely by calling out Governor Bill Ritter, who will choose a a new one, and by bashing the "chattering class." In a video pos ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 24, 2008

    Buttoned Up: Dukakis and Bentsen, stylish losers

    Ooh, pretty. Editor's note: To get you in the mood for ballot-casting, The Latest Word is kicking off each weekday between now and the November 4 election with Buttoned Up, a look at political buttons from my family's extensive collection... The buttons pressed to promote the 1988 presidential te ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 24, 2008
  • Blogs

    August 29, 2008

    Al Gore scores at the Obama acceptance speech

    Al Gore, bigger than life (if that's possible). What an unlikely journey it's been for Al Gore. When he ran for the presidency in 2000, he didn't engender the sort of enthusiasm among rank-and-file Democrats that his predecessor, Bill Clinton, enjoyed -- and that accounts for his subsequent loss m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 29, 2008
  • Calendar

    March 13, 2008

    Get Small

    Comedy Central re-elects Lil' Bush.

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2008
  • News

    April 19, 2007

    Stalk Market

    If journalists condemn Bill O'Reilly, he'll strike back anytime and anywhere -- even in the parking lot of a local Wild Oats.

  • Film

    October 12, 2006

    Voter Fraud

    Barry Levinson wags the dog again, but his bark is worse than his bite.

  • News

    September 30, 2004

    Winning Isn't Anything

    Lovable loser Zippy Chippy takes the lead.

  • News

    January 9, 2003

    Inside the Gates

    Drunken movie stars, BB guns and more at the mansion on the hill.

  • News

    March 18, 1999

    Wise Gal

    Anne Slemmons took Michael Wise's money and ran for the border.

  • News

    October 17, 1996

    Trial by Ire

    The candidates in the Denver's DA's race refuse to come to order.

  • News

    July 18, 1996

    See Dick Run. Run, Dick, Run!

    The looniness of Colorado's long-distance runner.