We'd both been to some pretty amazing comedy festival setups ranging from Bridgetown Comedy Festival in Portland, Oregon to the now defunct HBO US Comedy Arts Festival in Aspen, Colorado and we both agreed that Denver deserved a truly sustainable festival that would be uniquely "Denver." We thought ... More >>
For the better part of a year, we've been covering the sad story of Dylan Redwine, a thirteen year old whose remains were found in June, many months after he went missing. Since then, much attention has focused on Mark Redwine, Dylan's dad, who the teen had been visiting -- and while he's never off ... More >>
Until recently, I avoided online games the same way I avoid Justin Bieber fans: by pretending with all my might that they don't exist. Then came Game of Thrones Ascent on Facebook, and since I am a fan of the books/show, I started playing -- and wandered into the bizarre and complex world of online ... More >>
When a single spotlight illuminated the bottle of Black Grouse whiskey resting on a bar stool center-stage, the 2,800 people in the audience at the Temple Buell Theatre rose to their feet, their deafening applause seemingly cheering the bottle of booze itself until Southern sass-man Ron White casual ... More >>
Big pics below.Each year, one of the best things about the Starz Denver Film Festival is the opportunity to hear directly from filmmakers and, sometimes, the subjects of the films themselves. A prime example: The Friday showing of Wish Me Away, a new doc about country singer Chely Wright's de ... More >>
Can an Obama press secretary entertain the trained monkeys press corps as well as President Bush did? If the polls hold up and Barack Obama is elected president, among the first decisions he'll make is selecting his White House Press Secretary. It's also one of the most important decisions, becaus ... More >>
A real player would have gone home with Ellen. digg_url = 'http://digg.com/arts_culture/Nine_Year_Old_Boy_Writes_Book_on_How_to_Talk_to_Girls'; You may have read recently that HarpersCollins has signed a deal to publish Castle Rock fourth-grader Alec Greven's manuscript, How to Talk to Girls, ... More >>
Alan and Denise Fields are on a mission to warn new parents about the baby/industrial complex.
La Lohan elevates -- but canít save -- Garry Marshallís latest sappy flop.
Sex was Michelle Ormond's driving force -- until she tried to put on the brakes.
The owners of Steuben's have region to believe.
Stale romantic comedy has neither romance nor comedy.
From the week of June 1, 2006
It's all relative
We have to talk.
The American Indian Movement targets the Rocky.
Indie rock meets prime time in a post-O.C. world.
A run-in with Gulden Dreck -- er, Draak.
ArtLab helps lift kids into orbit.
Head to far-flung shores with this season's crop of travelogues.
Empty House (Bloodshot)
Here's my prescription for starting the year in fine style.
Las Delicias #5
Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steakhouse
Out to Lunch
CU's March to Glory
February 12, 2004
The Joy of Sets
Politics -- and proximity -- make strange embedfellows.
Maid rehashes an old formula.
Wherever you go, there you are.