The defining narrative of American politics since the turn of the millennium seems to be that 'We the people' are screwed no matter who gets elected. Elect a Republican: We engage in pre-emptive war, the national deficit skyrockets, and we sacrifice education and infrastructure investment. Elect a D ... More >>
The controversy that broke last fall over Rick Perry's "Niggerhead" sign at a family hunting camp got Roger Baker, manager of Gilpin County, thinking that it was time -- long past time, actually -- to change the name of "Negro Hill." Yes, in 2011 that was still the official name of a spot near the c ... More >>
Tim Tebow.Tim Tebow's stock as a quarterback may be falling -- ESPN's Mike and Mike have less confidence in him than any other QB in the playoffs this weekend -- but he remains a cultural lightning rod.
Note that even The New Yorker's Ben McGrath is weighing in on him, albeit by suggesting t ... More >>
Video below.Tim Tebow's three game losing streak on the field is echoed by the skid experienced by Republican presidential candidates who invoke him. Last month, Texas Governor Rick Perry said he wanted to be the Tim Tebow of the Iowa caucuses. Instead, he finished fifth last night and is sus ... More >>
Video below.Last night, at the final Republican presidential candidate debate prior to the Iowa caucuses, Texas Governor Rick Perry threw a Hail Mary -- by invoking a quarterback whose passing remains suspect in some quarters despite his current winning streak.
Yes, it's true. The increasing ... More >>
Ron Paul.Shortly after Texas Governor Rick Perry invoked Tim Tebow at last night's Republican presidential debate, followers of another candidate, Ron Paul, delivered a message to Denver-area drivers -- one that may have pissed off as many of them as it inspired.
Unknown Paul supporters hung ... More >>
Graphic below.A lot of questions have been asked about Tim Tebow lately. But here's one we never thought to pose: Should you fuck him?
The folks at Jezebel.com not only raise this subject, but attempt to answer the query via a hilarious infographic that serves as a guide to anyone thinking o ... More >>
Bill Husted.Earlier this month, we reported about a buyout offer from the Denver Post, with employees being told that if fifteen to twenty of them didn't take the deal, layoffs could follow.
We've now confirmed that one of the paper's most prominent names -- columnist Bill Husted, 63 -- has ... More >>
On October 1, the Washington Post published a story by reporter Stephanie McCrummen in which she noted that early in his political career, GOP presidential hopeful Rick Perry hosted lawmakers at a family hunting camp labeled near its entrance as "Niggerhead." Castle Rock attorney Mike Robinson found ... More >>
Uh, no apologies.Monday night, the eight Republican Presidential candidates threw down on the CNN-hosted Tea Party Express debate, and one thing was clear: The country is poor, the current approach to healthcare isn't working and Rick Perry is disliked. By everyone else in his party. But we w ... More >>
Tim Tebow.Denver blog posts are a Colorado tradition -- kind of.
Mile High Report fan poster Crazy Canton Cuts think Tim Tebow's replaced Brett Favre as the sports media's deity. Amen.
Colorado Pols thinks Rick Perry is "Buckpedaling" -- as in Ken Buck. Not a role model that necessarily tra ... More >>
Tom Tancredo.Denver blog posts are nutritious, delicious and kids like 'em, too.
Colorado Independent Scot Kersgaard on Tom Tancredo's column revealing his antipathy for new presidential candidate Rick Perry.
BigMedia.org's Jason Salzman: Does Cory Gardner want to dismantle the Department o ... More >>
Big pics below.This weekend's Western Conservative Summit at Colorado Christian University attracted four announced or prospective Republican presidential candidates, including high-profile Texas governor Rick Perry. But while long-shot Herman Cain's victory in a straw poll may have startled ... More >>
Big pics below.Friday through Sunday, Colorado Christian University hosts the Western Conservative Summit, an event that's drawn plenty of the right's notables. But how to pick who to see? Sexiness, of course!
We've ranked the twenty main speakers in order of smoulder -- and plenty of these ... More >>
The most-hated man in the NFL?There is a very good chance that we are in the final day of this entire labor mess. At least that's the news from Broncos blog Mile High Report.
"What do you call your gay partner?" asks Lynn Bartels at The Spot by the Denver Post.
Rick Perry to the Rescue? Not ... More >>
Kenneth Faried.Keep those Denver blog posts coming.
Denver Stiffs' Andrew Feinstein rounds up positive NBA draft grades for the Denver Nuggets, who worked wonders with only a No. 22 pick coming in.
Colorado Pols on one of the Koch brothers' special guests this weekend: Texas guv Rick Perry. ... More >>