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Denver Post Business Columnist Al Lewis on Shrinkage

The standalone Business section is a thing of the past in weekday editions of the Denver Post -- a fact that a reader commenting on the More Messages blog about the development found ironic in light of past remarks by Post business columnist Al Lewis. In January 2007, as noted in this Message entry, Lewis ribbed the Rocky Mountain News for reducing the physical size of its pages, dubbing the results "the incredible shrinking Rocky" and creating a mock-cover of the so-called "Rocky Munchkin News."

Turns out, though, that Lewis has a sense of humor about his own section's dimunition, as he proves in a February 5 blog that features a new design for his paper, dubbed "The Denver Post-It." Here's his revolutionary design:

Clearly, funny things can come in small packages. -- Michael Roberts

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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.
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