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  • Burning Man 2012: It's About Art!
    Burning Man's continual emergence as a premiere art event is apparent in this sampling of Black Rock City's 2012 art installations and art cars. All photos by CuriousJosh.
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  • Governor Hickenlooper's Colorado bucket list
    If the world really comes to an end in 2012, what are the things you'd like to do before your time's up? That's the question we posed to Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper a few weeks ago, in advance of New Year's Eve. Now we present Hickenlooper's Colorado-centric bucket list -- and tell us,...
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  • Tebowing trend: Not dead yet!
    Broncos' fans are growing accustomed to improbable victories this season -- and yesterday's 13-10 overtime win over the Chicago Bears is no exception. But are they as accustomed to "Tebowing" or is the trend/meme dead? We asked fans tailgating outside Sports Authority Field at Mile High on...
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  • Guns N' Roses at the 1STBANK Center
    Some bands wait until the end of the set or an encore to pull out its most beloved material. Not Guns N Roses. Two songs into the set, the instantly familiar guitar riff was teased two, maybe three times, before Axl Rose cried out, "Do you know where you are? You're in the jungle, baby! You're...
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  • Converge at the Marquis
    When Converge played the opening strains of "Worms Will Feed/Rats Will Feast" last night, the place erupted, with almost everybody taking part in a massive sing-a-long, singing like the lyrics were part of their DNA, while others climbed onto the stage and launched themselves into...
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  • Traditional fare at Mama Sanninos in Arvada
    Jimmy Sannino decided to keep the legacy alive, taking the original Sanno family recipes — "my brothers tweaked them in the later years at 3 Sons," he explains — and using them when he opened his own restaurant with his wife, Karen. From the start, they set out to create a neighborhood...
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  • Not So Silent Night
    Rise Against, Flobots and Air Dubai played the KTCL "Not So Silent Night" holiday concert on Tuesday, December 6, 2011 at the 1STBANK Center in Broomfield. Aaron Thackeray brings back these photos. Also Read: Review: Rise Against at 1STBANK, 12/6/11
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  • Red Ball at Exdo
    The third annual Red Ball, a fashion show, cocktail party and slicked-out fund-raiser for the Denver Colorado AIDS Project, went down on Sunday night, December 4, 2011 at the Exdo Event Center. Photos by Jim Wills for Westword.
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  • Race of the Santas
    The first-ever "Race of the Santas," got off to a running start on Saturday, December 3, 2011 down Main Street in Breckenridge, Colorado. Benefitting Adopt an Angel Summit County, the run used $20 fees (which included the red suit and beard) to buy holiday toys for kids. The four-block run...
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  • In the kitchen at Thai Street Food Restaurant
    Utumporn Killoran, the woman who owns this restaurant and does all the cooking, hails from the Isaan region of Thailand, which is up north and close to the border of Laos. The food in that part of the country channels both Thai and Lao cuisine, with curries, pork larb, green papaya salad and...
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  • Colorado Uncovered (NSFW)
    Colorado Uncovered, a new book of photographs by Darrell Pierson, shows models stripped down everywhere from the Colorado Convention Center to Mesa Verde National Park. "Most women would rather be photographed as works of art than pinups," says Sherry Whitney, explaining the origins of Body...
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  • 15 Reasons Denver is the Coolest City
    William Frey, senior fellow of the Metropolitan Policy program for the Brookings Institution, parsed numbers from the U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey and determined that from 2008 to 2010, even as the hopes for a quick comeback from the recession faded, young adults between the...
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