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Them Crooked Vultures bring rock'n'roll to Denver

April 27, 2010

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Them Crooked Vultures bring rock'n'roll to Denver

DENVER – The latest and most successful supergroup, Them Crooked Vultures, showed Denver how to rock and roll with their two hour concert at the Fillmore Auditorium on Monday night. Josh Homme, frontman of Queens of The Stone Age, and Dave Grohl, frontman of Foo Fighters and former Nirvana drummer, are already two big names […]

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Tumbleweeds enlisting in the military

April 15, 2010

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Tumbleweeds enlisting in the military

When we hear the word tumbleweed we can’t help but think of a Clint Eastwood wannabe riding in on a horse in some Spaghetti Western movie. But the reality is that these symbolic plant skeletons are useful for something other than movie props: soaking up uranium. By definition, tumbleweeds are the top part of a […]

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Widespread dissapointment for Denver Muse fans

April 13, 2010

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Widespread dissapointment for Denver Muse fans

BROOMFIELD – Music fans around the state frowned in unison after finding out that the Muse concert scheduled for April 6 at the 1st Bank Center in Broomfield had been postponed. The British prog-rock band, which has been touring the U.S., got stranded in the snow in Vail Pass and could not make it to […]

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Finding the sun behind the storm

April 7, 2010

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Finding the sun behind the storm

It is hard to think of positive things that can come from your whole country going on a strike in protest of the government, but a situation as tough as that one had a surprisingly positive effect on my life. In 2002, Venezuela went on a national strike to protest because the citizens no longer […]

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Two covers of the same book

March 19, 2010

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Two covers of the same book

J Eric Miller walks into the classroom and, before the film class begins, tells his students a story about having to break into his own office through the roof after leaving the keys inside. He creates a relaxed environment where students aren’t afraid to partake in the conversation. This is just another typical day for […]

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Roadrunners beat Rangers 70-41 in women’s basketball

March 16, 2010

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Roadrunners beat Rangers 70-41 in women’s basketball

DENVER – The Metropolitan State College of Denver women’s basketball team defeated Regis University 70-41 Tuesday night at the Auraria Event Center. This win secured their third place slot in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference East Division.

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