Education

Brandon Marshall in Denver Blogs: Tender offer not a sign of disrespect

May the Denver blogs be with you -- directly below this sentence.

John Bena at Mile High Report doesn't see the tender offer of a first-round draft pick for Brandon Marshall as disrespectful. Instead, it's simply the Broncos' best chance to keep "control of a situation as long as they can before making a final decision." Good luck with that.

Education News Colorado's Van Scholaes cries foul about the sweet sixteen finalists for Race to the Top dollars, even though CO made the cut. He's a tough grader.

After noting President Barack Obama's finger-wagging about trips to Vegas, CompleteColorado.com reveals that Betsy Markey staged a fall fundraiser at the Bellagio. Wonder if the gamble paid off.

KEEP WESTWORD FREE... Since we started Westword, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Denver, and we'd like to keep it that way. With local media under siege, it's more important than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" program, allowing us to keep offering readers access to our incisive coverage of local news, food and culture with no paywalls.
Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently covers everything from breaking news and politics to sports and stories that defy categorization.
Contact: Michael Roberts