Pee-wee Herman

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    August 22, 2014

    Photos: Denver Cruisers Whip Out Their Big (Top) Pee-wee

    This week's Denver Cruiser Ride theme pays tribute to one of cinema's greatest masterpieces -- 1988's circus-centric Big Top Pee-wee -- on the occasion of star Paul Reubens's birthday. Some riders got their Pee-wee on, as it were, while others let their inner animals out of the cage. Photographer Ja ... More >>

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    August 21, 2014

    Roll back to the '80s with The Goonies at the Cycle-In Cinema on Platte Tonight

    With New Belgium Brewery's Tour d' Fat just a few weeks away, the Fort Collins-based brewery is hosting The Cycle-In Cinema on Platte, by REI at Confluence Park, to pave the way for the annual festival. "This week we will be showing The Goonies and next week we will show Pee Wee's Big Adventure," sa ... More >>

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    November 5, 2013

    Later, Gunther Toody's: Here's to nostalgia, my first love and a fake '50s diner of my '90s youth

    A little part of me broke off and fell between my laptop and stretch pants yesterday when I found out that the Gunther Toody's location by the house where I grew up had closed. The fake '50s diner where I spent a good amount of time in the '90s pandering to a waiter I was in love with is gone, and n ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 1, 2012

    Rob Zombie on Pee-wee's Playhouse, and how he's not on tour to party and to fuck around

    Rob Zombie originally came to prominence with his first band, White Zombie. With a penchant for campy horror imagery and music that was the perfect mutant blend of an industrial aesthetic with trashy metal and punk, White Zombie was one in a handful of bands that crossed the alternative-rock world a ... More >>

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    April 16, 2012

    The twenty best bicycle scenes in cinema, ever

    With rare exceptions for the Smart Car, the tandem bike and whatever those contraptions are in the Dr. Seuss books, the human evolutionary process basically stopped when mankind progressed from two legs to two wheels. If you need proof of the superiority of the cycle, look no further than film, wher ... More >>

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    July 22, 2011

    Five Colorado pop-up shops we'd like to see

    Vintage Renewal​We love pop-up shops. Just as we love this weekend's Vintage Renewal Pop Up Eco-Boutique, which opens tonight at Hinterland, we're also nuts about such past and coming temporary outlets as Gimme Gimme Pillow Toast, Yespleasemore and I ♥ Denver, and next weekend's Denver Handm ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 6, 2011

    Awesome People Hanging Out Together is awesome

    Oh yeah, that's Madonna, Sting and Tupac​We are flashed hundreds of images of celebrities doing regular stuff everyday via tabloids and television -- they get caught buying groceries, going to Starbucks and fighting inappropriately with their significant others in public. But who cares if they ... More >>

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    June 23, 2011

    My chihuahua is a jerk

    The Notorious P.E.E.​At my age, it is normal for people I know to be having kids, but while high school was long ago in a time called the '90s, that's still where my mind is. When someone tells me they're pregnant, I might be saying "congrats, girlfriend!" but secretly I'm thinking, "what in t ... More >>

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    February 3, 2011
  • Music

    February 3, 2011
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    January 31, 2011

    Lady Parts at Mercury Cafe, 01/29/11

    Tom MurphyLady Parts LADY PARTS With Doo Crowder, Samantha Doom Blows Up the Band, Maudlin Magpie 01.28.11 | Mercury Cafe Lady Parts hosted its CD-release party over the weekend amongst a group of musical friends, including Doo Crowder, who opened the evening's proceedings with a further evolution ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2010

    The Santa Ratings: PetSmart in Glendale

    Bree Davies​Clued in by an elf at St. Nick's -- you know, that behemoth holiday nightmare superstore off of Santa Fe Drive where you can buy Broncos Christmas ornaments -- my mission took me to PetsMart for a photo with Santa. First, I had to go home to round up my chihuahua, Pee Wee Herman (a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2009

    Today's Featured Event: Lost Film Festival

    VJ Scott Beibin's Lost Film Festival is a law unto itself. Although it can be loosely compared to work by such artists as Negativland, Pee-wee Herman or the Marx Brothers, its anti-corporate vibe and array of topics addressed puts the Lost Film Festival firmly into its own category. That being said ... More >>

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    June 23, 2008

    Milking It: Froot Loops Smoothie

    Froot Loops Smoothie Kellogg's Rating: Two and a half spoons out of four Cereal description: The main cereal bits are as they've been since the days when Toucan Sam balanced a cornucopia-shaped fruit pile on his head like an avian Carmen Miranda: red, purple, orange, green and blue multi-grain circ ... More >>

  • News

    May 29, 2008

    The Good, The Bad & The Mad

    What happens to the mentally ill in the justice system is just crazy.