• Fantz in Your Pants: Medusa's wrath - 03/21/2018 12:56 PM MDT
  • Bear With Me: Arm the teachers - 03/21/2018 06:58 PM MDT
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    Christy Fantz
    Fantz in Your PantsFantz in Your Pants: Medusa's wrath

    Snakes and rage will be unleashed, run for cover or I'll ... probably apologize
    03/21/2018 12:56 PM MDT
    Twenty-eight days? You just left, writhing bitch. Well, I guess 28 days ago. Medusa's head rents my uterus five days a month. 
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    The China Monologues: If at first you don't succeed, get a workout buddy
    03/20/2018 11:57 AM MDT - Together, a staffer and I toured the gym floor. At her gesture, I hopped on an elliptical machine. "You can pick what intervals you want here," she explained. Full Story

    Popular to Contrary Opinion: A much-needed refresher on kindergarten lessons
    03/18/2018 05:44 PM MDT - Teaching kindergarten in Korea is one of the highlights of my career and life. I enjoyed seeing the kids learn, grow and blah blah blah. Full Story

    Audio File: Groovy tunes are why vinyl has a major following in the digital age of music
    03/15/2018 08:05 PM MDT - Before the dawn of the iPod and smartphones, a Sony Walkman was probably the most complete modern personal music system we had available for portable use. Full Story

    Kate Becker: In search of runaway moons
    03/15/2018 07:09 PM MDT - What are the loneliest objects in the cosmos? There are the comets that come from the distant Oort cloud — past Pluto, past our farthest-flung spacecraft, past the threshold of the solar system — whose long, looping orbits seldom drop by the inner solar system. Full Story

    Peace Train: U.S. and human rights violations
    03/15/2018 02:06 PM MDT - Lately, the U.S. mainstream media have focused lots of attention on the horrific human rights violations in eastern Ghouta committed by Syrian forces supporting the government and assisted by Russia while mostly ignoring those committed by the Islamic terrorists controlling the area. Full Story

    Bear With Me: Tweets from Korea
    03/14/2018 05:43 PM MDT - No one believed that President Donald Trump would actually meet with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un. Full Story

    On Air Next: Get a jump on spring with a warm-weather playlist
    03/14/2018 05:43 PM MDT - I don't think spring is anywhere near sprung yet, as I'm sure that snow will fall the second I finish writing a column inspired by the nice weather we've had lately, but I'm choosing to ignore this possibility and do it anyway. Full Story

    Fantz in Your Pants: A tale of bikes and boyshorts
    03/13/2018 12:02 PM MDT - I bought a sweet beach cruiser a decade(ish) ago. I paid about $300 for it — super-ghetto standards by ye Boulder bike-isseurs, but I just needed something to get to work and home. Full Story

    Under the Influence: Dripping with guilt and whiskey
    03/12/2018 05:03 PM MDT - I'm from a big Irish family. One of those third-generation, Irish-Catholic families where everyone is dripping with equal parts guilt and whiskey. Full Story

    Popular to Contrary Opinion: A degree in dating
    03/11/2018 06:27 PM MDT - "Arnold's shooting up a bunch of ninja dudes while hanging off of a helicopter, but this girl just started holding my hand. Full Story

    Audio File: Independent musicians rely on fervent fanbases to turn their songs into records
    03/08/2018 06:04 PM MST - You gotta love our independent, vibrant music scene. Follow any number of local groups of any genre, and you'll see self-promotion, rigorous social media presences and, most difficult of all, self-publishing of their own albums. Full Story

    Peace Train: Drones, deaths and PTSD
    03/08/2018 12:37 PM MST - "Without our stalwart presence year in, year out, it's too easy, given U.S. mainstream media, for the public to forget that the U.S. has embarked on deliberate corporation-profiting perpetual war" Full Story

    On Air Next: Tune in for great local releases and catchy electropop
    03/07/2018 03:35 PM MST - This week features a weird jumble of tunes. From a super catchy indie-pop record to two great local releases, we are really mixing things up this week, so let's just get into it. Full Story

    Fantz in Your Pants: Cough, hack, barf
    03/07/2018 12:41 PM MST - Instead of writing my column from the over-roasted confines of Starbucks down the street, I decided to get to my doctor's appointment an hour early and pen this gem from the Kaiser Permanente lobby. Full Story

    The China Monologues: Shit creek means vacation's over
    03/06/2018 11:47 AM MST - "So, what did they want?" Manfriend's face twisted up a bit. "Well," he said hesitantly. Full Story

    Popular to Contrary Opinion: Impossible hype
    03/05/2018 12:18 PM MST - I don't want to sound racist, but ... I didn't like "Black Panther." I can understand why some people liked the movie. Full Story

    Audio File: Give your carefully crafted system the good stuff
    03/01/2018 06:39 PM MST - Can you imagine someone buying a Porsche 911 just to leave it in the garage and admire the way it looks? Full Story

    Kate Becker: Black hole close encounter will put Einstein to the test
    03/01/2018 06:48 PM MST - What do scientists have against Einstein? Judging by the news, they are on a crusade to prove him wrong. Full Story

    Peace Train: Capitalism versus socialism
    03/01/2018 01:48 PM MST - The conflict between capitalism and socialism has continued for over 200 years. Indeed, the conflict is deeply implicated in all decisive events of recent times. Full Story

    (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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    (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.

    Full Story
    (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