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  • Blogs

    October 28, 2014

    Photos: The Drunkest Cities in America, Including Denver

    We recently posted about the ten Colorado counties with the drunkest drunk drivers -- and yes, Denver made the list. But how does the alcohol consumption in the Mile High City compare to other cities around the country. That was the question recently explored by WCBS5 in Boston. Using numbers crunch ... 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 >>

  • Blogs

    February 28, 2014

    Photos: Eric Hartwell, missing child rapist, recaptured in Virginia

    Update: Earlier this week, we told you about the nationwide search for convicted child rapist Eric Hartwell, who'd escaped from a Denver-area facility after cutting off his ankle monitor. Earlier today, however, Hartwell was captured -- but not before he put a lot of distance between himself and Co ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 26, 2013

    Passion Pit's Jeff Apruzzese on being on SNL and getting hugged by the dude from Portlandia

    Passion Pit began in as a solo project of lead singer and keyboard player Michael Angelakos in 2007. The project quickly fleshed out into a full band that combined a keen sense for upbeat pop melodies with lyrics that didn't exactly try to sugarcoat the complex emotional life and experiences of adul ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 21, 2012

    The Black Keys add second show at 1STBANK Center on May 1

    Danny Clinch​Bad news: Familiar with that expression, "You snooze, you lose"? Yes? Well, it applies here. If you slept on getting your tickets to see the Black Keys at 1STBANK Center on April 30, you blew it. Show's sold out. D'oh! Luckily for you, though, you'll have another chance to see 'em ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 9, 2012

    Black Keys at 1STBANK Center on April 30

    Danny Clinch​We've just received word that the Black Keys, on the heels of its highly enjoyable new record, El Camino (we seriously can't pry it from our playlist), are coming to the 1STBANK Center on Monday, April 30, with the Arctic Monkeys. Tickets ($55.00 - $59.50, plus service fees) for t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2011

    Rose Hill Drive tour with Stone Temple Pilots

    ​ Looks like the Rose Hill dudes are back in action at full throttle. We just received word that the former power trio -- now a new and improved quartet with the addition of scene stalwart Jimmy Stofer on bass -- is about to hit the road for a string of dates supporting Stone Temple Pilots on ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 17, 2011

    Aaron Cope, United Express pilot, indicted for flying drunk -- and not even on St. Patrick's Day

    ​In late 2009, United pilot Erwin Washington was arrested for flying drunk -- and if this seemed like an isolated incident then, it doesn't now. That's because United Express' Aaron Cope has just been indicted for doing likewise a month after Washington.

  • Blogs

    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

    December 20, 2010

    Trashy yard shines the cold light of day on holiday decorations: Kenny Be's Yard Arteology

    Yard Arteology: The study of neighbors through their lawn decorations... Holiday 2010: Santa Down!​ By day, the white electrical cords that power the lights of the holiday yard display pictured above look like an alien plant species that has slithered across the yard to strangle Santa Claus an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2010

    PETA's ten-worst publicity stunts -- until the chicken

    ​The City of Denver will decide today whether PETA can install a 250-pound, bloody and butchered chicken sculpture -- dubbed "McCruelty," but really looking like a worse-for-the-wear Foghorn Leghorn -- on the 16th Street Mall. This isn't PETA's first stunt, of course. Last year, Jason Sheeh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 26, 2009

    Former Channel 7 news director turns heads over alleged Facebook-firing

    Griffin Scott showing off an AP award he won earlier this year.​Longtime observers of local media will recall the name Melissa Klinzing. She was the Channel 7 news director circa the mid-'90s who launched "Real Life, Real News," a format that attempted to freshen standard newscasts with infot ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 3, 2009

    The Pole stunt: Better than classic Chinese hits

    An image from the Pole's faux bathroom web cam.​ Indie 101.5 has spent most of 2009 at death's door. In January, music director John Wilbur, aka Whip, went public with his fight to save the low-rated but highly enjoyable station's format. Then, in May, he went on the air to ask advertisers to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 17, 2009

    PETA's ten worst -- actually, make that best -- publicity stunts

    Kiernan MaletskyPETA -- the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals -- is a lot of things.  It is a political organization dedicated to saving all the cute critters on the planet.  It is a finely-tuned donation-gathering machine that preys on weepy liberals who'd rather empty thei ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2009

    Two members of Rocky Mountain News photo staff among those leaving paper

    In "Rocky Mountain News editor John Temple on the future of the paper: 'We Have No Idea'" -- a blog published on February 16 -- the aforementioned Temple mentioned that approximately half-a-dozen members of his staff had left the tabloid of late, with some landing newspaper jobs despite the horrific ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 9, 2009

    Breathe Carolina premieres new video, tours until the end of time

    Breathe Carolina, a band that tours so often these days that it almost doesn't seem like a Denver band anymore (seriously, with the exception of April and May, the act is going to be on the road from now until at least the end of August; check out the list of tour dates on the next page), recently p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 17, 2008

    Tickle Me Pink releases explicit version of "Typical Whore" video

    Tickle Me Pink, who's in the midst of a cross country tour right now with Hawthorne Heights (full dates after the jump), has posted an explicit, NSFW version of their "Typical Whore" video. Like the the original version, the video features porn star Gabriella Fox crawling through comforters on her h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 22, 2007
  • Blogs

    July 2, 2007

    Is the Rocky Turning a Corner?

    Over the past few months, Rocky Mountain News and Denver Post memos about departing employees have excluded information about replacement hires for a very simple reason: Both papers have been trying to shrink their staffs via attrition and buyouts. But a June 26 note sent to Rocky employees by manag ... More >>

  • News

    June 8, 2006

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of June 8, 2006

  • News

    May 9, 2002

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of May 9, 2002

  • News

    November 1, 2001

    Top Ten

    The Sunday Denver Post is one of America's most widely circulated newspapers. Does it deserve to be?

  • News

    March 8, 2001

    Lord of the Fans

    Fantastic Media's Dan Madsen has new universes to conquer.

  • News

    January 21, 1999
  • Music

    October 23, 1997

    A Rainbow in Brown

    Blue is only one of the musical colors produced by Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown.

  • News

    January 23, 1997

    Forward to the Past

    What will happen when Denver's model of integration, Manual High, returns to the old days of segregation?

  • Music

    September 19, 1996

    Westword Music '96 Awards Showcase

    1 night, 5 bucks, 7 venues, 39 bands Sunday, September 22 6 P.M.-1A.M. in LoDo