Comment of the Day

Reader: Denver's great even if everything here doesn't smell like unicorn farts

Yesterday's Comment of the Day -- from our mega-popular 50 reasons why we're glad we live in Denver and not the United States post -- featured a reader who's spent two months here and thinks Denver sucks. His conclusion prompted some inspired counter-arguments, including this one.

thespot84 writes:

Yes, because when we say we love Denver we mean that every single person is totally the coolest you'll ever meet and every single place is cool and hip and smells like unicorn farts...

So you got a crappy apartment in the burbs at a price that attracted the type of people that you complain about? That someone makes the other 95% of this city you never visited terrible? Do go on, please.

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