William Porter

  • Blogs

    October 7, 2014

    Same-Sex Couples Can Now Obtain Marriage Licenses in Denver, Other Counties

    Same-sex couples can once again obtain marriage licenses in Denver, thanks to a ruling issued today by the Colorado Supreme Court and on view below. The high court lifted stays against Denver County Clerk Debra Johnson and the clerks in Boulder and Adams counties, allowing all three to begin issuin ... More >>

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    December 1, 2010

    Susan Greene resigns from Denver Post after being told her column would be canceled

    Susan Greene.​"Trashing the Truth," a 2007 series by Miles Moffeit and Susan Greene about DNA evidence, remains the finest piece of journalism by the Denver Post over the past decade -- a controversial but deserved Pulitzer Prize finalist. Three years later, however, neither writer works for t ... More >>

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    September 1, 2009

    Denver Magazine's Michael Ledwitz is a model publisher

    Michael Ledwitz dresses up nicely.​The Denver Post apparently has a policy against having any fun on the subject of Denver Magazine. The September edition of the glossy featured a cover shot of Channel 31 anchors Libby Weaver and Natalie Tysdale in a naughty-lesbos pose that could have doubled ... More >>

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    December 11, 2008
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    August 12, 2008

    Denver Post Columnist David Harsanyi's Syndication Deal

    Post journo David Harsanyi's Capitol ideas could bring him more capital. When past Westword profile subject David Harsanyi hit town back in 2004, he was the token conservative columnist in a sea of liberalism -- but somehow, he managed not to drown. Far from it: Last September, he released Nanny S ... More >>

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    December 17, 2007

    The Denver Post's Non-ideological Columnists Make a Curious Debut

    As noted in the December 13 Message, the Denver Post recently named two new metro columnists, Susan Greene and William Porter (pictured), whose charge is to write memorably about local doings without chaining themselves to any one ideological viewpoint. In their bows, which saw print on December 16 ... More >>

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    December 13, 2007

    The Web Revolt

    A Boulder land grab grabs lots of attention.

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    December 6, 2007

    Denver Post Names Two New Metro Columnists

    The Denver Post has been on a columnist search ever since word leaked that longtimer Diane Carman would be moving on -- the topic of this blog. Moreover, Post editor Greg Moore made it clear in the October 25 Message that he was hoping to find a strong internal candidate to fill the position, as opp ... More >>

  • News

    March 16, 2006

    Trading Places

    The Post moves staffers outside their comfort zones.

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    January 12, 2006


    The dailies are looking for characters.

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    September 5, 2002

    Distant Replay

    Expect the anniversary of 9/11 to bring out the media's worst.

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    October 18, 2001

    Home Sweet Clone

    Twenty-year-old Highlands Ranch has grown into a mega-planned community of mythic proportions.

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    October 26, 2000

    The Wrong Stuff

    A mislabeled photo, an error-filled column, a missing attribution: The Post is on a hot streak.