Updated: July 31, 2014 8:15:49 AM MDT
 
 
 
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Nerd Beyond the HerdFields: Have phone, will travel

Being abroad with the internet in your pocket is great. Mostly.
07/29/2014 06:01 PM MDT
Here's a question for you and your Barcelona guidebook: How do you get from the touristy walking mall-ish Las Ramblas to the far more delightful (if you ask me) Sagrada Familia cathedral? Answer: If you have T-Mobile, use your smartphone. 
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FANTZ: 50 shades of trash
07/30/2014 08:10 PM MDT - Dear Christy, My girlfriend and I think you can help us settle something here. I'm from Georgia and she's from Colorado. We're not white trash, but she says Georgia white trash is way different than Colorado white trash. I say white trash is white trash. It's all the same. Thoughts? -Not trash My girlfriend and I think you can help us settle something here. I'm from Georgia and she's from Colorado. Full Story

FRITZ: The power of voodoo
07/27/2014 07:36 PM MDT - Most of the staff at the Boulder Outdoor Cinema has been working together for more than a decade. We love movies, hanging out with each other, being outside and the seasonal nature of the gig. There's also something magical about working with big crowds - the collective enthusiasm, the shared experience under a summer night sky. Sometimes though, event magic is dark magic, my friends. Full Story

RYAN: Boulder's The Story Group explores stories behind climate change
07/22/2014 09:03 PM MDT - A local multimedia company, The Story Group, wants to change that. They're in the process of producing two videos in a series called "Americans on the Front Lines of Climate Change." The people at The Story Group, which was founded by two journalists, already know how important it is to communicate a message effectively - and the importance of using the right medium. Full Story

FRITZ: Summertime funk
07/22/2014 06:20 PM MDT - Dear Fritz, I'm in a summertime funk. I don't want to do anything but drink in front of my window AC unit. My boyfriend is annoyed with me. How do I get my motivation back? It's Getting Hot in Here  Full Story

Coloradans say pot use should be restricted to home, member clubs, poll shows
07/22/2014 02:35 AM MDT - A majority of Colorado voters still support marijuana legalization but said its use should be confined to homes and members-only clubs, a poll by Quinnipiac University found. Full Story

A conversation on gay marriage with One Colorado's Gary Montez
07/23/2014 04:38 PM MDT - Given the number of court decisions in Colorado and across the country, it's apparent which way the legal system is leaning when it comes to gay marriage. Full Story

FRITZ: Tour of doody, part doo
07/20/2014 08:24 PM MDT - The new medication I'd just started taking had some less-than-savory side effects. I read all nine pages of information. I can slog through nausea and the occasional headache, if need be, but the one I'd most hoped to avoid - well, after death and coma - is a little something I like to call the cha-cha-chas: That's how you scurry to the bathroom, squeezing your bumcheeks together and moving quickly while trying to stabilize the contents of the bowels. Full Story

Boulder workout: Stand-Up Paddleboard Yoga
07/23/2014 10:45 AM MDT - Rocky Mountain Paddleboard, Boulder Reservoir, Boulder, lisafierer.com, rockymtnpaddleboard.com Instructor: Lisa Fierer, of Boulder, who has been teaching yoga for more than seven years and had a background in white-water kayaking and competitive rowing. Full Story

RYAN: How to deal when routine breaks
07/15/2014 08:39 PM MDT - Growing up, I often heard the phrase "If you want something done right, do it yourself." It's no secret nerds can sometimes be a little intense - think about any frustrating group project you've ever worked on and how many times you just wanted to tell everyone it's fine, you'll just take care of everything.  Full Story

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CU men's basketball: Tad Boyle confirms Josh Fortune joining Buffs

Providence transfer will sit out upcoming season per NCAA rules
During his time as the head basketball coach at Colorado, Tad Boyle has taken just one transfer player. Full Story
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CU men's basketball: Tad Boyle confirms Josh Fortune joining Buffs

Providence transfer will sit out upcoming season per NCAA rules
During his time as the head basketball coach at Colorado, Tad Boyle has taken just one transfer player. Full Story
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Second Story Garage: Boy & Bear

Boy & Bear are huge in their home country of Australia, and now they're making inroads into the United States. After their appearance in Second Story Garage, they appeared on "Conan." Full Story