Comment of the Day

Reader: Not Everyone From Boulder Is a Douchebag A$$hole


We recently re-shared a vintage post featuring ten online reasons not to move to Boulder.

And once again, the items prompted widely varied responses from readers.

One of our favorites is the following, in which the author uses withering sarcasm to decimate stereotypes about the community.

Here's what he had to say.

Jesse Silenro writes:
Out come the stereotypical comments that everyone who lives in Boulder is a douchebag asshole. Yup, all 100,000 people who live there are entitled assholes...because everyone knows assholes are always geographically linked.
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