Sunday, April 29th, 2007
Hey, so Tuesday night (at 9 p.m.) my Chicago friends Jack Flash and Gretta Fine bring their band Bang! Bang! to the 15th Street Tavern in Denver. They call Bang! Bang! “sex rock,” but it’s more like glam-lick rock. I’ve followed Bang! Bang! since they started — at first because they were friends, and now […]
Saturday, April 28th, 2007
Dog mom saves puppies from flames. And if that weren’t enought: Record heat’s on tap for Denver Sunday. And Tammy wrote a great write-up on her Denver kickball season so far. .
Monday, April 23rd, 2007
This month is poetry month (among other things that are being celebrated all month long I’m sure). This month I found a book of Robert Bly’s poetry. I found Robert Bly through this fascinating lit mag from North Carolina called The Sun, which came to me via Sarah. So yeah, I found the book, which […]
Sunday, April 15th, 2007
Also included (but not marked) in that photo: The place where I work, the grocery store I go to, Colorado’s capitol, a few parks, at least 50 parking lots, some homeless people somewhere, probably a kitten or two, way too many cars, pretty trees, a river. Via flashearth and yahoo’s map images.
Sunday, April 8th, 2007
Ah, Craigslist. You are so full of information about people and the way they live. Based on intelligent website traffic estimates, “erotic services” is hands-down the most-clicked Craigslist category in most major U.S. cities. Actually, all of them. Except Denver. No, not Denver. In Denver “cars” takes first. Yeah, we like cars more than getting […]
Tuesday, April 3rd, 2007
They were each winners in this decade’s “Name of the Year” awards (Name of the Year is a group founded 25 years ago to “discover, verify, nominate, elect, and disseminate great names.”) The 2007 winner was just crowned: Vanilla Dong. See the full list of winners at the Name of the Year blog here.