Concert Reviews

Mike Jones Gives Margaret Cho a Hand

Before Margaret Cho arrived in town for the May 3 performance of her one-woman show, Beautiful, her manager contacted once-and-future masseuse Mike Jones, who’s back in Denver after putting his one-man play, Naked B4 God: Exposing the Hypocrisy of Ted Haggard, on hiatus.

Cho wanted to meet Jones, the manager said. And so Saturday night, Jones stopped backstage at the Paramount, where he got this picture and heard Cho call him a "heroic ho." He could have lived without the "ho part," Jones reports. -- Patricia Calhoun

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Patricia Calhoun co-founded Westword in 1977; she’s been the editor ever since. She’s a regular on the weekly CPT12 roundtable Colorado Inside Out, played a real journalist in John Sayles’s Silver City, once interviewed President Bill Clinton while wearing flip-flops, and has been honored with numerous national awards for her columns and feature-writing.
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