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    Peace TrainPeace Train: Fear is a powerful motivator

    04/19/2019 01:26 PM MDT
    I despise war, but I nevertheless admire the cooperative spirit and willingness to sacrifice (even to the point of sacrificing one's own life) that warfare sometimes induces among participants. 
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    Audio File: Give your speakers room to breathe
    04/19/2019 12:45 PM MDT - Back in 1968, Bose, then a 4-year-old company named after its MIT-educated founder, went way out on a limb and created a speaker design that looked and acted like nothing that came before it. Full Story

    On Air Next: Hot releases from Fontaines D.C., Odonis Odonis and Body Meat
    04/18/2019 11:54 AM MDT - As the weather heats up, hot releases have been rolling in and hitting the Radio 1190 airwaves. This week, we're spinning loads of new music that you should check out. Full Story

    The China Monologues: More waste than you can shake a chopstick at
    04/16/2019 01:48 PM MDT - As they argued, I smiled awkwardly. "Of course it's everything. Look at how much there is!" "But are you sure you got everything?" Full Story

    Popular to Contrary Opinion: Have mercy on customer service workers
    04/15/2019 12:40 PM MDT - I tell everybody my most important job ever was my first job. Did I rescue penguins, plot courses for spaceships or teach kindergarteners the alphabet? Full Story

    Audio File: At the deafening show
    04/12/2019 12:45 PM MDT - So there I was, age 14 or 15 or so, at an outdoor punk rock show featuring Dynamite Boy and Pennywise. Full Story

    Peace Train: U.S. withdrawal from treaty sets up Cold War II
    04/12/2019 12:33 PM MDT - Has President Donald Trump fired the starting pistol on Cold War II? Beatrice Fihn, executive director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, thinks so. Full Story

    On Air Next: April's album of the month is 'What Life' by Club Night
    04/11/2019 12:46 PM MDT - Oakland's Club Night released their debut album, "What Life," this past Friday and showed the music world that there's still plenty new to do in rock 'n' roll. Full Story

    Bear With Me: Scene one, take one ... and action!
    04/11/2019 12:49 PM MDT - And now my impression of three cable television writers coming up with ideas for a show about a female journalist. Full Story

    Under the Influence: This is a problem that needs solving
    04/08/2019 07:59 PM MDT - Let's talk about sleep, baby. Are you getting any? I know all my mom friends are slowly, defeatedly shaking their heads no. Full Story

    Popular to Contrary Opinion: Willing (but not wanting) to listen
    04/07/2019 08:19 PM MDT - Last week, I talked about my annoying coworker who spends most of his day getting coffee, reheating coffee, talking about coffee, peeing or walking to the bathroom. ... This week, I introduce you to an entirely different annoying-as-hell idiot coworker. Full Story

    Fantz in Your Pants: Crucify the journalist
    04/05/2019 10:29 PM MDT - I wish I could scream to the depths of my black lungs to you people, but I can't because: 1. I'm wearing the ass-end of a month-long flu that annihilated my household and the newsroom. My scream will come out a hoarse gravel, then I'll start hacking up resin, tar and Philip Morris. 2. I'm so tired I feel like I've been unplugged. Full Story

    Audio File: Don't ignore the pain
    04/04/2019 08:46 PM MDT - Signal-to-noise ratio is something audio engineers know all about. When they're designing an amp, a preamp, a network streamer or digital-to-analog converter, this measurement figure of the final product tells a lot of the story about what they're trying to accomplish. Full Story

    Peace Train: U.S. military empire comes at a steep cost
    04/04/2019 05:23 PM MDT - The U.S. has about 800 overseas bases in 70 or more countries, and approximately 200,000 U.S. forces are deployed in 177 nations around the globe. Full Story

    On Air Next: Road trip records from Jepeto Solutions, Chris Cohen and Boothe
    04/04/2019 02:30 PM MDT - Last week, all the students at CU had a week off for spring break. I spent my break on a road trip to and from California, which meant hours and hours of listening to music in the car. Full Story

    Space Potato: A glitch in my giddy-up
    04/03/2019 02:03 PM MDT - If you work evening shifts, you will eventually find yourself wrenched out of deep REM in the middle of the goddamn night by the UPS driver delivering some over-packaged knickknack at 8 a.m. Full Story

    The China Monologues: Personal and Chinese history mix in the Forbidden City
    04/02/2019 12:47 PM MDT - "That's it," I said, utterly out of breath. "I'll just stay here." "Come on now, babe. It's just up ahead." Full Story

    Popular to Contrary Opinion: An ill wind in the office
    04/01/2019 12:33 PM MDT - In high school, I worked my first job at KFC. Through the luck of life, I ended up working with one of the first boys I fist-fought a few years earlier in junior high. Full Story

    Audio File: Snap, crackle and pop
    03/29/2019 01:16 PM MDT - Ever wonder why there's a button called "loudness" on old receivers? Why would a feature that has to do with loudness be a simple button with only one setting? Full Story

    Bear With Me: Future looks dark for jernalism
    03/28/2019 12:50 PM MDT - Feb. 37, 2045Our skool jernalism klub decided that we didn't know how to actually put together a reel, vintij-style noozpaper, so we went looking for old reporters who were still alive to teech us. Full Story

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    College footballCU football: Buffs reeling from first blowout loss

    Turnovers, sacks allowed pile up in defeats

    After many of Colorado's Pac-12 losses over the years, there was a helpless feeling coming from the Buffaloes.

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    (Matt York / Associated Press)
    College footballCU football: Buffs reeling from first blowout loss

    Turnovers, sacks allowed pile up in defeats

    After many of Colorado's Pac-12 losses over the years, there was a helpless feeling coming from the Buffaloes.

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    (Paul Aiken / Staff Photographer)
    Second Story Garage: Gasoline Lollipops

    The Boulder alt-country band gives its EPs names such as Death and Resurrection, and its songs bear the mark of hard truths and sin. But the punk energy behind the playing, and the sense that it's all in good fun, make it OK to dance to a song like "Death." Full Story