It's been a long, strange trip for former Westword cover boy Rick Rosner, who debuted in these pages in 1986 as a roller-skating stripper/waiter who also happened to be the second-smartest man in America, according to Omni magazine. Since those innocent days, Rosner's penchant for exhibitionism ha ... More >>
One week in November 1985, the cover of Westword featured a photo of Boulder native Rick Rosner under the the headline: "Is This the Smartest Man in America?" He was wearing rollerskates and a loincloth, as Patty Calhoun recently remembered, and at the time was making his way as a bouncer and stripp ... More >>
The last time we saw Rick Rosner, the then-Denver bouncer/stripper who'd beaten all comers on an Omni IQ test, he was on the cover of Westword wearing roller skates, a loincloth and the question: "Is this the smartest man in America?" Two decades later, Rosner, now a TV writer, is the ... More >>
If Rick Rosner can master high school, he can certainly master Millionaire.