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Can We Have Unbiased Political Coverage Please?

A You Tube video of Chuck Plunkett, the Denver Post's political editor has resurfaced. It shows Mr. Plunkett's basic philosophy about economics and politics and casts questions about the coverage of candidates, especially Democrats, in the Post. Let's be clear. Show More Summary

7 Ways Vacations Get Better As Your Kids Get Older

There are some aspects of parenting that, like fine wine, improve with age. Vacationing with your kids is one of them. Here are seven reasons why traveling with teenagers beats traveling with toddlers: They can pack themselves. While...Show More Summary

Ryan's Radio Love for Gardner Regurgitates Trouble for Republicans

Rep. Paul Ryan was in town last week, and he did a round of interviews on talk radio shows, hoping to find an audience hungry for his new book, which essentially explains how the Tea Party can grab actual control of things, instead of...Show More Summary

Beauprez Says Colorado Shouldn't Care for Child Migrants Due to our "Inland" Location

As reported by The Denver Post Wedneday, gubernatorial candidate Bob Beauprez told KNUS-radio yapper Peter Boyles that he would not allow young immigrants from poverty-stricken Central American countries to be housed anywhere in Colorado...Show More Summary

America's Best Cities for Fall Travel (PHOTOS)

Even bears prefer Chicago during the autumn. "It's cooler, the trees on Michigan Avenue are turning colors, and it's a great time to visit Brookfield and Lincoln Park zoos," says Lillian Polz, the head of a Chicago marketing firm. "The...Show More Summary

From Chelsea to Corona: Public Cost and Public Benefit in the New Public Park

Five years ago this summer, the first section of the High Line, from Gansevoort Street to West 20th Street in Manhattan's Chelsea neighborhood, opened to the public. The success of this project - a disused freight rail line transformed into a beautifully designed and landscaped linear park - has prompted efforts in a variety of cities to follow suit. Show More Summary

My Family Has Been Racially Profiled Everywhere from Harvard to Our Own Home

What happened to Michael Brown Jr. in Ferguson, Missouri has resonated across the country with African Americans because all of us feel that it could have easily happened to any of us. Every black person has their own story of racial profiling, especially black men. Show More Summary

Beauprez Says Tea Party "Uprising" Is "Healthiest Thing" He's Seen in Long Time

Remember this Denver Post headline, after the June 24 Republican primary: "In Bob Beauprez, Colorado GOP goes with mainstream contender." I rolled my eyes at the time because, I'd been following Beauprez, who's now running to unseat Gov. Show More Summary

What Do Oz and Our Federal Courts Have in Common?

All federal judges go through a public Senate confirmation process after they are nominated by the President. But where does the President get those names to nominate? There are over 800 federal judgeships - does the President have that...Show More Summary

The 21 Best Mexican Restaurants in America

From tiny holes-in-the-wall to mom-and-pop joints to upscale tortilla temples, great Mexican joints take many shapes and sizes -- but no matter where you go, you'll find the same warm, inviting... tortillas. And smiles too, though that's...Show More Summary

Teachers, Like Mr. Keating, Deserve Due Process, Support, and Our Respect

Co-authored by Kevin Lindsey of First Focus As the nation pays tribute to and reflects on the life and work of Robin Williams, it is notable that Williams earned Academy Award nominations and one Oscar for his incredible portrayal of teachers dedicated to making personal connections to young people that are both inspiring and life-changing. Show More Summary

WATCH: What Is A 'Sexy Body'? This Remarkable Model's Photos Are Redefining That Answer

What if you could choose body parts like you choose a pair of shoes? And what if these prosthetics could help you do new things and express new parts of yourself? Aimee Mullins shares what she calls the poetry of prosthetics. We want to know what you think. Show More Summary

Pretty Little Liars 511: No One Here Can Love or Understand Me

Co-Authors: Jaymie Bailey, All Things PLL | Tara Filliater, Crazy PLL 901 We're days away from Pretty Little Liars' midseason finale and tvtag's got it covered. Everyone's favorite expert, Jaymie Bailey of All Things PLL is here with popular theorist Tara Filliator, founder of Crazy PLL 901 to break this down. Show More Summary

7 Things That Are Not Like Rape

This week in stupid, men are lamenting that they are expected to make sure they aren't raping people. Chris Herries, a senior at Stanford University, complained to Bloomberg News that the burden is on men to not rape. There's an assumption...Show More Summary

Ferguson: The Untold Story

Think you have a pretty good idea of what's going on in Ferguson, Missouri? You may not, even if you've been watching a lot of cable news. Especially if you've been watching a lot of cable news. If the media's job is to give viewers and readers an accurate and full idea of what's really going on, we have to acknowledge that there is a long way to go. Show More Summary

Colorado a Role Model on Health Reforms, and That Didn't Happen By Accident

The No. 1 goal of the Affordable Care Act is to make sure that more Americans have health insurance. How's that working out? We learned recently that, nationally, the uninsured rate has dropped from a high of 18 percent in 2013 to 13.4...Show More Summary

Gardner Needs to Explain his Support for Personhood

It's not just senatorial Colorado candidate Cory Gardner who's taken the endlessly puzzling position of being opposed to personhood at the state level but supportive of the federal version. Colorado gubernatorial candidate Bob Beauprez...Show More Summary

Bill Maher Wants to Meddle in Colorado Politics

Bill Maher of HBO's Real Time with Bill Maher wants to "outright meddle" in politics. I, personally, hope he comes to Colorado to do his meddling. Maher is running a #FlipADistrict contest. The goal: Flip the district of one truly terrible Congressperson. Show More Summary

40 Percent of American Workers Will Leave Paid Vacation Days Unused

I hope you're not reading this. That's because, this being mid-August, I hope as many people as possible are on vacation somewhere -- maybe someplace exotic, or maybe just a relaxing staycation at home. And if you are on vacation, you...Show More Summary

Robin Williams' Suicide Tells America What It Doesn't Want to Know

One of the most extraordinary aspects of American culture is bound up in what could be called, for lack of a better term, a "diversionary tactic" that functions much like a magic trick. On the one hand there is this obsession with the...Show More Summary

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