Westword's annual Strange but True edition will hit news stands on December 30, featuring the weirdest and wackiest Colorado stories from 2010. Remember Jihad Jamie? How about the guy who re-labeled Gatorade bottles with pictures of Tiger Woods?
And then there was Spork:
A ten-year-old miniature dachshund named Spork caused an uproar in March after the dog bit a veterinary tech at a Lafayette animal hosptital, causing serious damage to her face and lips.
The dog's owner was cited for having a vicious dog despite a state law that exempts dogs that bite animal care workers, and the story went national, frustrating city officials in the Boulder County town.
A judge eventually allowed issued a deferred judgment for Spork, meaning he wouldn't have to be caged or euthanized as long as he didn't bit anyone else for six months.