Posts tagged "colorado"

New Dinosaur Species Discovered That Probably Looked Like A Big-Headed Pony With Horns

A four foot tall and 11 feet long dinosaur skeleton has been fully discovered and put together in Montana by a team of Colordado-based paleontologists.
It is a Ceratopsian dinosaur…

Katrin Higher | September 19, 2015 - 9:00 am

Pot Will Get A One-Day 10 Percent Tax Break In Colorado Next Week

Hey, Coloradans! You can get discounted pot on September 16! Mark your calendars!
The way this is working out is sort of complicated: Apparently, in Colorado, if the state collects

Rebecca Vipond Brink | September 9, 2015 - 6:00 pm

Police Leave Reporter A Voicemail About Her “Fucking Giant Tits”

We didn’t know people even left voicemails anymore, but Colorado Deputy Sergeant Zach Farnam accidentally did when callingĀ The Durango HeraldĀ reporter Chase Olivarius-McAllister back for a crime stats report.
He called…

Katrin Higher | August 29, 2015 - 2:30 pm

Colorado Asks: Are IUDs Contraception Or Abortion?

Colorado, you ARE high.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 6, 2015 - 5:40 pm

Weed Weddings Are All The Rage In Colorado

Forget an open bar, the coolest way to impress your wedding guests is to pass them a blunt and offer up a plate of THC-laced brownies. That’s right, man, weed…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | July 28, 2014 - 1:30 pm

Colorado Teen Jumps To His Death After Eating Marijuana Cookie

For the first time since Colorado legalized weed for recreational use, a coroner has listed “marijuana intoxication” as a contributor to a death. Wyoming student Levy Thamba was in Denver…

Newser | April 3, 2014 - 3:45 pm

Colorado Is Considering “Fetal Personhood” Bill To Ban Abortion

Colorado’s state legislature is considering a “fetal personhood” bill which would classify a fertilized egg as a “human being.” Such a bill would ban all abortions and possibly ban…

Jessica Wakeman | March 11, 2014 - 6:30 pm

Colorado Girl Scouts Put The Kibosh On Selling Cookies Outside Of Pot Shops

Last week, clever California Girl Scout made bank after she set up shop outside of a marijuana dispensary in San Francisco. The enterprising 13-year-old sold 117 boxes in two hours,…

Jessica Wakeman | February 25, 2014 - 12:20 pm

Colorado Replaces “420” Mile Marker With “419.99” To Stop Stoner Thefts

And people say stoners are lazy. After marijuana fans in Colorado — which recently legalized the drug — repeatedly kept stealing the 420 mile marker on Interstate 70, the Department…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 12, 2014 - 2:00 pm

Colorado Anti-Choicers Get Enough Signatures For Fetal Personhood Ballot Initiative

Anti-abortion activists have been successful in collecting enough signatures to get a fetal personhood ballot initiative for the 2014 election.The initiative will ask voters if they would like to change…

Jessica Wakeman | October 15, 2013 - 4:30 pm

Transgender 6-Year-Old Coy Mathis Wins Case For Access to Girls’ Bathroom

A win for the transgender community! Coy Mathis, a transgendered 6-year-old from Fountain, Colorado has won a case against the Fountain-Fort Carson School District 8, allowing her to officially use…

Daley Quinn | June 24, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Rick Brainard, Colorado Councilman-Elect, Slapped Girlfriend To “Shut Her Mouth”

You know those mouthy girlfriends! Sometimes they just need a good slap so she’ll “shut her mouth.” And throw in some hair-pulling and shoving, too.
Rick Brainard, City Councilman-elect of…

Jessica Wakeman | April 13, 2013 - 9:00 am

An Answer For Fox’s “The Five” Host Bob Beckel: Yes, Rape On College Campuses Happens

Nothing gets me up on my soapbox more than comments about rape, especially rape on college campuses. It seems that despite the plethora of statistics laid out plainly in nifty

Sarah Gray | February 21, 2013 - 9:20 am

NBA Star Kenneth Faried Of The Denver Nuggets Introduces His Lesbian Moms

This video had me tearing up: here’s NBA star Kenneth Faried of the Denver Nuggets and his two moms, Waudda and Carol. They talk about how they’ve been a couple…

Jessica Wakeman | January 25, 2013 - 4:20 pm

Today’s Lady News: Colorado Gets Its First Lesbian Supreme Court Judge

Meet Monica Marquez, 41, the first lesbian and Latina Supreme Court justice in Colorado. Monica and her dad, a retired senior judge who was the state’s first Latino to serve…

Jessica Wakeman | December 15, 2010 - 9:30 pm

Love Vandal: Those Four Lovely Letters

Reader Kristin spotted this while visiting her sis in Denver, CO. [Photo: Kristin Mohn]

Have you seen graffiti that’s kind of sweet (even if it is against the law)?

Catherine Strawn | September 23, 2008 - 3:15 pm

Pink Pooch Owner Gets Beauty Schooled

You gotta fight for your right to pink your poodle, or so a woman in Boulder, Colorado learned. Joy Douglas, who owns a local beauty salon, gave her pooch Cici…

Simcha | March 12, 2008 - 4:30 pm