• Fantz in Your Pants: Punk-rock rage - 10/12/2018 08:03 PM MDT
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  • Audio File: Better yet, get the vinyl - 10/12/2018 01:18 PM MDT
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  • Millecular: More isn't always more - 02/03/2016 09:18 PM MST
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    Peace TrainPeace Train: RMPJC voter guide to ballot issues

    10/18/2018 02:47 PM MDT
    The Rocky Mountain Peace and Justice has taken positions on a city ballot issue and a number of state issues in the 2018 election. 
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    On Air Next: Out with the new, in with the old
    10/18/2018 12:57 PM MDT - This week on Radio 1190, we're spinning two old favorites: "Smiley Smile" by The Beach Boys and "House Arrest" by Ariel Pink. Full Story

    Kate Becker: Of myths and moons
    10/12/2018 12:55 PM MDT - "Eureka" moments are like mermaids. From faraway, they look like magic. But under the surface, they're very different animals. Full Story

    The China Monologues: Baby steps on the Great Wall
    10/16/2018 01:17 PM MDT - My legs were burning. "Come on, Alex," I thought, wheezing for air. "If they could build the damn thing, you can climb up it. Full Story

    Popular to Contrary Opinion: Gatekeepers for the Sex Pistols and Marky Mark
    10/15/2018 03:29 PM MDT - No matter where the bus station is located, you're going to run into somebody annoying, weird, loud, drunk, crabby or all rolled into one. Full Story

    Fantz in Your Pants: Punk-rock rage
    10/12/2018 08:03 PM MDT - I went to a punk-rock show on Tuesday, and it was a needed dose of medicine: angsty screams (among loving smiles) from Laura Jane Grace, a welcoming crowd in a sea of combat boots and a one-on-one night with my brother. Full Story

    Audio File: Better yet, get the vinyl
    10/12/2018 01:18 PM MDT - I know you've seen this before. A band that you like announces a new album release, and in the promotion push, the band says you can find their album on iTunes or Spotify, "or better yet, pick up a copy on vinyl. Full Story

    Peace Train: Brett Kavanaugh and the 'iron law of oligarchy'
    10/11/2018 02:24 PM MDT - The elevation of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court raises deep questions about the nature of American democracy. Full Story

    On Air Next: New tunes from every genre
    10/10/2018 08:21 PM MDT - This week on 1190, we're spinning exciting new albums from drastically different genres. Here's what you'll hear when you tune in. Full Story

    Video games: 'Assassin's Creed Odyssey' takes on Ancient Greece
    10/10/2018 02:04 PM MDT - If someone had told me in high school that one of the best games of 2018 (way too many years in the future) was going to be an action/RPG set around the Peloponnesian War, I would have seriously questioned their sanity. Full Story

    Under the Influence: Pry my furnace from my cold, dead hands
    10/08/2018 06:42 PM MDT - Praise be, lord of crazy Colorado fall weather; my furnace still works. It was touch and go last spring, and I had no idea if it would start up again. Full Story

    Popular to Contrary Opinion: Libraries: Learn to read a room
    10/07/2018 05:34 PM MDT - I like books, free internet and peace as well as quiet. While some of the world's population never reads or cares about opening another tome, libraries will forever hold a special place in my heart. Full Story

    Fantz in Your Pants: Bucket list begins
    10/05/2018 06:32 PM MDT - Hey Fantz, The Silver Foxes never know, from day to day, how much time we have left. While we think and hope that there will be many days that we pursue our simple pleasures, every day we face our own mortality in so many ways. Full Story

    Audio File: Smart, local bluegrass group shows us how success is made
    10/05/2018 03:15 PM MDT - How do you build a bluegrass band to be competitive in the teeming Colorado 'grass scene? You fill it with the most technically proficient players you can find, you whip them into shape and then you get ready to whip all comers in well-established area festival competitions. Full Story

    Peace Train: 'Space Force' is about American dominance
    10/04/2018 02:50 PM MDT - Gazing at shooting stars while camping in the San Luis Valley recently, I mused that space should be the world's peaceful commons, a vast place that people world wide would agree is off limits for militarism and greed. Full Story

    On Air Next: 'Hypnic Jerks' by The Spirit of the Beehive is October's CD of the month
    10/03/2018 03:37 PM MDT - If you're an avid reader of On Air Next, you'll remember "Hypnic Jerks" by The Spirit of the Beehive. Full Story

    The Visible Universe: Alien language lessons
    10/02/2018 04:04 PM MDT - Scientific writing has a bad reputation. It's obscure, crammed with jargon, incomprehensible to anyone but other scientists — and sometimes not even to them. Full Story

    The China Monologues: Romance and foosball in Shanghai
    10/01/2018 04:43 PM MDT - This time last year, I was standing in a "meh" sort of bar in Shanghai with Manfriend and his buddy. "I just don't get it," Manfriend insisted, "I never usually lose! Full Story

    Popular to Contrary Opinion: Consent: It's honestly not that hard
    09/30/2018 07:15 PM MDT - Instead of trying to teach girls and women how to avoid these situations, I'd like to teach boys how to understand consent. Full Story

    Fantz in Your Pants: Sausage show and insecure in the brassiere
    09/28/2018 06:57 PM MDT - Fantz: When I was competing in an Oktoberfest beer stein-hoisting game, my friends pantsed me as I held two overflowing steins in front of me. 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