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  • Blogs

    September 11, 2014

    10 Things to Do for $10 in Denver This Weekend (7 Free!), September 12-14

    There's a chill in the air and it's just about time to drive up to the mountains and see the leaves changing color. But there's plenty to do in town, too, including several community parties with beer and music. You can also chase Bigfoot or rub elbows with some legendary professional skateboarders. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 3, 2014

    The Ten Best Comedy Events in Denver this September

    As the year lumbers toward autumn and Denver shakes off its various summer-festival hangovers, our city's bleary-eyed revelers have few better live entertainment options this month than comedy. From a nice roster of comedy club headliners rolling through town, banner months for some of Denver's most ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 9, 2014

    Nick Gossert on Lucha Libre & Laughs, and the connection between comics and wrestlers

    The Lucha Libre & Laughs showcase is clearly a labor of love from producer Nick Gossert. Gossert, a filmmaker, comedian, and bumbling referee, is responsible for not only booking the funniest comics in Denver, but also juggling the schedules of all the wrestlers involved, renting the ring i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 9, 2014

    Stephen "Gaterwolf" Ketcher, ex-pro wrestler, accused of wrestling with underage girl

    Back in the day, Stephen "Gatorwolf" Ketcher was a professional wrestler with a national reputation and bouts against the likes of Randy "Macho Man" Savage. Now, however, he's facing allegations that he grappled sexually with a fifteen-year-old girl. Photos, videos and more below.

  • Blogs

    April 21, 2014

    How Flatbush Zombies got upstaged by their less-talented opener

    Even diehard rap fans will tell you: There's something about recorded rap music that often doesn't translate well to the stage. It makes sense for a lot of artists; for those who rely on a carefully chosen vocabulary, much of what makes an artist great can get completely lost in a noisy venue. Some ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 8, 2013

    Rob Ryzin talks about his tough past and upcoming wrestling match with idol Matt Hardy

    Pro-wrestler Rob Ryzin is no stranger to the ring -- but this Sunday, November 10, the local hero will be performing a fighting first. Going up against his wrestling hero, Matt Hardy of the WWE's Hardy Boyz fame, Ryzin will take on the Sensei of Mattitude in Twist of Hate, one of his biggest matches ... More >>

  • Calendar

    November 7, 2013
  • Blogs

    August 1, 2013

    Lucha Libre & Laughs will make wrestling funny on purpose this Sunday

    Simply put, Lucha libre is fun. Stand up comedy is fun. Put them together, and you have fun overload. The idea came to me after the 2012 Too Much Funstival, during which we put together a few tag team lucha libre matches from the MxW Pro Wrestling promotions before the stand up comedy and music at a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 12, 2013

    WWE Wrestling spectating: Don't knock it 'til you try it

    It's easy to be cynical. I would know -- I spent a good decade of my life hating on others' interests that I deemed uncool. For the most part, I've quit full-time cynicism, because it's exhausting to be judgmental, not to mention it makes you boring and not fun to be around. (Though I will never giv ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 8, 2013

    WWE Raw's The Miz talks competition in the ring and becoming a recent fan favorite

    Michael Gregory Mizanin, better known as pro-wrestler The Miz, made a name for himself as a cast member of 2001's The Real World: Back to New York. But in the cade since then, the actor, TV host and professional wrestler has appeared on dozens of television shows and made a name for himself in the r ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 7, 2013
  • Blogs

    January 25, 2012

    Reader: Check out my impressive list of great athletes who enjoy weed

    Neill Franklin.​Our interview with Law Enforcement Against Prohibition executive director Neill Franklin, who co-wrote a letter criticizing U.S. Attorney John Walsh's seizure threat to 23 dispensaries near schools attracted many comments that went beyond the subject at hand. Example: this list ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 7, 2011

    In honor of sliced bread's 83rd anniversary, the ten greatest things since

    The myth, the legend.​The year was 1928. It was a time of great prosperity, of that weird dance where people put their hands on their knees and cross them together and of crazy machines that did all sorts of wacky things, like, you know, slice bread. A machine for slicing bread, in fact, had b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 13, 2011

    Rowdy Roddy Piper on Charlie Sheen and staying in the ring

    Watch out, Cindy Lauper.​Rowdy Roddy Piper is one of the stranger interviews I've ever done. He's a hard man to get a hold of -- he juggles a variety of projects from showbiz to professional wrestling -- but once you get him on the phone, he's like a spigot unstopped, a torrent of tangentially ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 30, 2010

    Jersey Shore Cast: Where will they be in ten years?

    The end of your fame draws nigh.​Lower Snooki in a ball in Times Square on New Year's Eve while The Situation and other cast members lead a Guinness-breaking fist pump. That was MTV's original plan, but the authorities shot it down. They're doing it in Jersey instead. Season three of the sho ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 10, 2010

    Iron Man meets the Ultimate Spike Girl: Renee Herlocker on Robert Downey Jr. and more

    Renee Herlocker loves sticks and balls.​Last October, we introduced you to Renee Herlocker, the former Denver Broncos cheerleader who'd just been named the Ultimate Spike Girl by the cable network of the same name. But she had more to talk about than winning the contest, and the Spike correspo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 15, 2010

    Stan Kroenke dubbed "Quietest Sports Emperor"

    Stan Kroenke's most embarrassing moment?​ What is it about Denver that makes its richest people want to keep their lips zipped? Phil Anschutz, the state's wealthiest person, refuses to grant interviews despite personally owning newspapers and online info properties, not to mention theaters an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 3, 2009

    WWE snubs Pepsi Center in Denver return

    A WWE image pimping a May "faceoff" between angelic "Vince McMahon" and devilsh "Kroenke."​In May, World Wrestling Entertainment showman Vince McMahon got publicity aplenty when a WWE Raw event was bumped from the Pepsi Center by a playoff game between the Denver Nuggets and the Los Angeles La ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 26, 2009

    Vince McMahon takes on faux-Stan Kroenke's killer toupee

    The McMahon-Kroenke smackdown -- captured in the "Raw." True Nuggets fans didn't watch last night's edition of World Wrestling Entertainment's Raw, in which Nugs owner Stan Kroenke and the ballers on his payroll were spoofed by WWE's Vince McMahon and his unitard-clad minions -- an act of revenge/p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 22, 2009

    Vince McMahon vs. Stan Kroenke: a win-win situation

    A WWE image pimping a "faceoff" between angelic "Vince McMahon" and devilsh "Kroenke." Maybe Vince McMahon, the feverish frontman for World Wrestling Entertainment, isn't a steroid-addled loon -- or at least he's managed to channel any rage he might be feeling for whatever reason into pure, self-pr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 26, 2008

    Top Ten Metal Albums of 2008

    In a year worthy of your rage, metal delivered in spades. What with the economy circling the drain and Sarah Palin coming down from the tundra and then refusing to go back, 2008's been the kind of year that really makes you want to smash your head into walls or punch random strangers in the face. Go ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2007

    Meat Market: The Fourth Annual Adult Film Star Ball

    Slide Show First things first. To be honest, I was barely familiar with the 50-plus names of the adult film stars who were at the Fourth Annual Adult Film Star Ball at La Boheme on August 25. But after my seven or so hours of walking between the downtown strip club and the huge event tent next doo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 14, 2007

    Duct Tape Bandit, August 14

    Here's a brief rundown of some of the top search items on today: Tropical Storm Dean Reuters reports that energy markets are going crazy over what could develop into the first Atlantic hurricane of the season, as oil prices surged today because Tropical Storm Dean has developed in the At ... More >>

  • Film

    April 26, 2007

    The Condemned

    The result when you combine WWE and morality.

  • Film

    September 14, 2006

    The Longest Yawn

    This heavily padded football movie hits all the familiar notes.

  • Music

    July 27, 2006

    Mo' Substance

    Mr. Lif's thought-provoking rhymes take you back in time.

  • News

    February 9, 2006

    Dino's Sore

    Yakker Dino Costa takes on the world.

  • Film

    December 29, 2005

    The Year in Film

    From dirty jokes and soldiers to penguins and gays, we made our preferences known.

  • Calendar

    November 10, 2005

    Talking Shop

    There’s plenty to enjoy along Upper 15th Street.

  • Calendar

    March 18, 2004

    Rock the Casbah

    The Iron Sheik is not for the weak.

  • News

    August 7, 2003

    Checked Out

    Members of the Friends Foundation donated their lives to the library. Those days are over.

  • News

    March 21, 2002

    Living in Exile

    Federal prisons are filling up with people whose only crime is the possession of a gun.

  • News

    January 3, 2002

    Avs Lead the Parade

    Despite a time-out for terror, 2001's roster was full.

  • News

    January 25, 2001

    X Marks the Splat

    Let's get ready to fumble!

  • Music

    May 18, 2000

    Postivly Negativ

    Sampling ad infinitum with America's sonic outlaws.

  • Film

    March 16, 2000

    Grappling for Respect

    Beyond the Mat tries to pin down professional wrestling.

  • News

    December 31, 1998
  • Music

    August 13, 1998
  • News

    May 7, 1998

    Chilly Reception

    The cable industry pushes through a new law aimed at signal pirates.

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    April 2, 1998
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    June 26, 1997
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    July 13, 1994