Could marijuana have played a role in fixing one of the most important American boxing matches in history? Probably not, but we've uncovered at least one harebrained scheme reported in a Colorado newspaper in1889 that says it could be plausible. As far as fighters go, John Lawrence Sullivan was o ... More >>
Further underscoring the importance of Colorado as a key swing state in the presidential election, Paul Ryan, the newly named Republican vice presidential candidate, is holding events in metro Denver tonight and tomorrow -- just two days after Mitt Romney announced his running mate. Ryan began his ... More >>
gwar.netCory Smoot (aka Flattus Maximus, age 34) By now, you've probably heard about the death of Gwar guitarist Cory Smoot (aka Flattus Maximus), who was found dead on the band's tour bus at a truckstop in Pembina, North Dakota, not far from the Canadian border. After performing at First Ave ... More >>
Jeff Peckman.Over the past week or so, UFO sightings have been reported over Denver, New York City, El Paso and Richmond. Whether any of them are either connected or legitimate Jeff Peckman can't say -- but the man behind Initiative 300, which would establish an extraterrestrial affairs commi ... More >>
Nene needs your love.
Finally, a holiday worth celebrating.
Tuesday, October 24, Marquis Theater, 303-298-0900.
I miss school.
DJ Shadow's brooding sound structure is still Quannum leaps ahead.
For Al Kraizer, the LoDo Music Festival is a labor of love — in more ways than one.
Talented trio reveals that it's sad to be gloomy.
From the week of October 31, 2002
Builder Paul Lambert's dream house is the hit of the show homes, but homebuyers and creditors are raining on his parade.
A monotone interpretation makes for a flat experience.
At Camp Amache, a school project reopens an ugly chapter of Colorado history.
Planes Mistaken for Stars channels the angst of a Rust Belt upbringing into visceral post-hardcore.
The Unsers honor Father's Day with their shared passion for auto racing.
John Rocker delivers a pitch.
For Silkk the Shocker and the No Limit Army, success is all in the family.
Mark Linkous of Sparklehorse is running the race his way.
Overwhelmed by growth, the town of Superior struggles to transform a subdivision into a community.
Despite financial uncertainty, media apathy and a shortage of fans, the women of the Colorado Xplosion still make net gains.
As they battle for bigger budgets, Colorado educators get a crash course in fundraising.
Nina Bonifacio's tattoos finally got under her skin.
The big boys from Denver buy a little bank in booming Parker.