The first time John Oliver agreed to do an interview with Westword, Michael Roberts noted the utter futility of pointing out when either party -- but mostly the "humble scribe" -- laughed due to the ubiquitous chortles throughout. Five years later, Humble Scribe No. 2 (aka, yours truly), could have ... More >>
Photo: John Ruger/USA CyclingHeather Irmiger, this time with clothes on, winning gold at the 2011 Pan American Games.We recently noticed an uptick in traffic to our December 2010 post about the 2011 Cyclepassion calendar, featuring Boulder's Heather Irmiger wearing considerably less than she' ... More >>
Elyse Porterfield.We've cornered three Denver blog posts. They're not going anywhere -- until you click on them. 5280's Michael de Yoanna links us to TheChive.com, whose Internet hoax about a woman using a white board to unmask her sexist boss has made a cyber-celeb of Glenwood Springs' Elys ... More >>
Cock-a-doodle-do!I confess: I really wasn't sure why the Colorado Rockies went to the trouble of picking Jason Giambi off the discard pile last month. But now I know -- the lucky thong. The lucky gold thong, that is, which Giambi lets teammates wear to help them break out of a slump -- and h ... More >>
Our daily tour of the local blogosphere. The Denver Police say "hell no" to raise delays. Brave, I guess, but how will they feel when officers start losing their jobs? (Square State and 5280) Those smokey skies? Those are from the wildfires in California. Although if I told you it was medic ... More >>
Once in a Lifetime remembers when soccer players lived like rock stars.
The score may be bleak, but there's still fun to be had at Coors Field.
After a dozen years, your Colorado Rockies still face a rocky road. Play bawl!
Lovable loser Zippy Chippy takes the lead.
While Lil' Ricci's stumbles, Anthony's shows pizza lovers The Way.
In springtime, diamonds can be a girl's best friend.
A World Series miracle could save a devilish year.
Are gays fair game for jokes on Denver radio?
Rox GM Dan O'Dowd has found the playoff formula.
The return of the timeless rhythms of baseball helps us regain our balance.
Chump-change baseball teams find a pot of gold in the early season.
Will the newly minted Rockies soar or end up sore-armed again this season?
Mike Hampton and Denny Neagle
Is A-Rod's golden glove a golden fleece?
The good, the bad and the very ugly of athletics in 2000.
Will the Mastermind soon trade orange for pink?
Internet interest at CMJ Music Marathon 2000
Come to think of it, a Subway Series might be a good thing.
Dennis Quaid and James Caviezel ham it up as a father and son reuniting via radio in Frequency.
New York baseball nostalgia hits Denver.
Denver says goodbye to its winning ways.
Stop counting the homers and start playing baseball.