It's two o'clock, so it must be our Denver blog post triptych.
Purple Row's Andrew T. Fisher writes that the Rockies' $157 million contract with Troy Tulowitzki is the eighth largest in MLB history -- and it's mostly Yankees in front of him.
Face the State's Greg Campbell argues that special-education stimulus funds haven't always wound up where needed most.
Denver Egotist offers a link to some heart-stopping hits by Colorado producers. They really kill.
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