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QUIDNUNC: A ruse by any other name is Quid

QUIDNUNC: A ruse by any other name is Quid

Quid doesn’t wear a lot of pants either, if you’re wondering

PERRY: Aurora's Plains Conservation Center gives farm-to-table cuisine a kick in the grass

PERRY: Aurora’s Plains Conservation Center gives farm-to-table cuisine a kick in the grass

Much of Denver is unaware that asphalt and concrete are not native ground covers, and that when Europeans moved into the area almost 200 years ago, there were fewer native trees along the Front Range grasslands than there were native people

LITTWIN: Death penalty politics, gutsy and easy

LITTWIN: Death penalty politics, gutsy and easy

Hickenlooper’s part was in giving a clumsy answer to a hypothetical question about Nathan Dunlap in a not-yet-aired CNN interview on capital punishment. And Complete Colorado — a conservative website — was the one that got hold of the unreleased audio featuring the clumsy answer

REAGAN: Over-Covering Ferguson

REAGAN: Over-Covering Ferguson

We need journalists to dig up accurate new information, challenge the authorities, debunk rumors and lies and provide perspective, thoughtful analysis and commentary

LITTWIN: Not hard to see where the current Iraq disaster is headed

LITTWIN: Not hard to see where the current Iraq disaster is headed

Despite what Dick Cheney would tell you, Obama has played his bad hand reasonably well. Yes, he overreached with his line in the sand in Syria, but he did resist getting involved in Syria’s civil war. He didn’t go into Iraq until it was clear that Nouri al-Maliki was actually ready to give up power.

JENSEN: What is Ferguson Really About Now?

JENSEN: What is Ferguson Really About Now?

What are the Black Panthers doing in Ferguson? Why are violent protesters and looters coming to Ferguson from California and New York?

EDITORIAL: Aurora cops are the answer to Ferguson’s woes, but we need more local transparency

EDITORIAL: Aurora cops are the answer to Ferguson’s woes, but we need more local transparency

It’s nearly impossible to imagine Aurora making the seemingly endless gaffes made by police outside of St. Louis, Missouri, during the past several days since white officer Darren Wilson shot to death black teenager Michael Brown, prompting a string of violent protests

PERRY: Stephanie Takis was armed with a smile and dangerous on Capitol Hill to foes of Colorado’s downtrodden

PERRY: Stephanie Takis was armed with a smile and dangerous on Capitol Hill to foes of Colorado’s downtrodden

When people use the expression, “stay classy,” something that most politicians and public servants just don’t get, they mean, act like Stephanie. She was classy.

SNOWDON: 5 Things I Learned At ChiveFest Denver and didn't throw up in my mouth a little

SNOWDON: 5 Things I Learned At ChiveFest Denver and didn’t throw up in my mouth a little

While there was thankfully less face paint and hard narcotics than at the actual Gathering, the general cult-like atmosphere of Denver’s ChiveFest made the similarities between the two festivals shine as brightly as a can of Bud Ice in the summer sun

JENSEN: Who is Hillary talking to?

JENSEN: Who is Hillary talking to?

So when did Hillary leave the Democratic Party and become a conservative Republican?