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  • Blogs

    June 17, 2014

    Photos: Five potheads who went on to change the world

    Ever have big plans for your life, but then you got high? Lethargic and under-achieving potheads may have created a bum rap for all of us, but that doesn't mean success and lighting it up are mutually exclusive. Breaking news: a lot of famous celebrities and creative-types smoke weed. If this surp ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2014

    100 Colorado Creatives: Kim Shively

    #5: Kim Shively One of Westword's newest crop of MasterMinds (all of whom will be honored this Saturday at Artopia 2014), Kim Shively expresses herself in images, rather than words, as a video artist and technician who'll take on any subject matter, from Wesley Willis to Lucha Libre wrestling, not ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 2, 2012

    Nerdist's Chris Hardwick on his podcast, why he loves Westword, and the rise of the nerd

    Nerds are powerful, according to Chris Hardwick. And he should know. The self-proclaimed nerd has started a whole podcast and entertainment website based on nerdiness. He'll bring his popular podcast, Nerdist, live to the Boulder Theater tonight complete with stand-up performances, an interview with ... More >>

  • Film

    May 1, 2008

    Iron Man

    Robert Downey Jr.’s Iron Man is a thing to marvel.

  • Blogs

    September 5, 2007

    The Search for Steve Fossett

    Steve Fossett's been missing in the Nevada desert since Labor Day. The Beaver Creek millionaire thrill-seeker who's set records for circumnavigating the globe in a balloon, flying solo nonstop for almost 80 hours, and other feats of derring-whoohoo, was out scouting sites for a future run at the lan ... More >>

  • News

    December 29, 2005

    Strange but True

    A year of dysfunctional family values -- and missing panties.

  • News

    November 24, 2005

    Flow Boys

    It's a jet-set life for these college dropouts.

  • Film

    May 4, 2000

    The Goddaughters

    Sofia Coppola mixes nostalgia, suburbia, and teen lust into a volatile blend in The Virgin Suicides.

  • News

    July 30, 1998

    The Final Frontier

    In the deadly race to circle the globe in a balloon, team Re/Max plans to rise above the crowd. But can a bold ego go where no man has gone before?