Westword is under construction.
From 10 p.m. Monday, February 9, until mid-morning on Tuesday, February 10, we won't be posting anything new on Westword.com -- but we've got a very good reason. When we return, we'll do so with a brand-new website and a fresh new look, featuring larger photos, an improved and notably user-friendly interface (no pagination!), and much more. See you again soon -- very soon.
See also: Westword's Best of Denver archive
Keep Westword Free... Since we started Westword, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Denver, and we would like to keep it that way. Offering our readers free access to incisive coverage of local news, food and culture. Producing stories on everything from political scandals to the hottest new bands, with gutsy reporting, stylish writing, and staffers who've won everything from the Society of Professional Journalists' Sigma Delta Chi feature-writing award to the Casey Medal for Meritorious Journalism. But with local journalism's existence under siege and advertising revenue setbacks having a larger impact, it is important now more than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" membership program, allowing us to keep covering Denver with no paywalls.