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  • News

    May 1, 2014
  • Blogs

    February 3, 2014

    Marijuana: Obama's wrong about his ability to reschedule pot, advocate says

    President Barack Obama may be regretting his decision to talk marijuana in an interview last month. After telling the New Yorker that, in his opinion, pot is less risky than alcohol for the individual user, Obama was asked in a CNN followup if he'd consider rescheduling cannabis, currently listed by ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 16, 2013

    Photos: Pro-Monsanto protest group on why GMOs aren't so bad

    Earlier this week, we posted about Denver's March Against Monsanto, a Saturday rally and festival protesting the corporation most closely associated with genetically modified organisms, or GMOs; see photos from the event below. Turns out, though, that a small handful of those present don't see anyt ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 23, 2010

    America is losing the fat race, and it's downright unacceptable

    scrapetvThis guy's doing his part​With all the rhetoric surrounding the danger of fatness in America, it's surprising to find that, according to a recent GlobalPost article, the USA isn't the fattest country in the world. In fact, based on body-mass index (BMI) ratings by a World Health Organi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2009

    Eat the pig! Particularly at the Berkshire!

    Seriously, people?  You're getting weird about eating pork now? I understand that all this talk about the swine flu is freaky. I realize that we're kinda on the edge of a panic now, and that the Centers for Disease Control have just announced that a worldwide pandemic is imminent. I get that we ... More >>

  • Film

    March 8, 2007

    The Host

    Korean box-office monster emerges from the Han River to slime us stateside.

  • Film

    April 7, 2005

    Fortunate Son

    Sahara has no reason to exist -- until you see who made it.

  • Film

    July 29, 2004

    Company Line

    A new film about corporate greed could use some downsizing.

  • News

    April 6, 2000

    Something in the Air

    Lookout Mountain is a hot spot in the battle over broadcast emissions.

  • News

    March 2, 2000

    Nobody Gets Out of Here Alive

    Patrick Gourley has seen enough death from AIDS. Now itís time for rebirth.

  • News

    September 2, 1999

    Born to Lactate

    Yeah, they got milk. Just don't ask for cookies with it.

  • News

    April 25, 1996

    Tooth Will Tell

    The state wants to yank his license. But dentist Hal Huggins keeps mouthing off.