The blog shortcut, November 6 edition

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Today in Backbeat Online:The Fray sets the date for its next album. • Eric Eyl's Mile High Makeout offers tricks and treats. • A Q&A with Gang Gang Dance's Lizzi Bougasos. • A free MP3 from Rabbit Is a Sphere.

Today in Cafe Society:Remembrance of things pasta at the Saucy Noodle. • Veggie Girl tries the lunch buffet at Little India. • The rise of Tooey's Off Colfax. • A couple finds a bag of weed in their Del Taco takeout order.

Today in The Latest Word:No post-election shrinkage -- yet -- at the Denver dailies. • Dan Caplis engages in posturing, not paranoid delusion. • The Denver Nuggets' quarter-life crisis. • Andrew Romanoff loses one and wins one. • Joe Tone isn't so sure he wants to know "What Would Jay Cutler Do?" After last week's game against Miami, I'll bet you understand. -- 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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