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Entries by Michael Conniff from 09/2010

Con Games: Denver Showdown Lowdown

| Posted 09.07.2010 | Denver

As a New Yorker bred and buttered on the East Side of Manhattan, I find it inconceivable if not unconscionable that Denver has snuck in on Bronco hoofs to become my favorite city.

Con Games: Police State in Denver

| Posted 09.07.2010 | Denver

There aren't too many things that make me want to blow my stack on the way to a ballgame but being an unwitting dirtbag in a police sting operation is...

Con Games: Moderate Muslim Double-Talk

| Posted 09.12.2010 | Denver

Something possessed me to Tivo Charlie Rose and the fruit of my labors as Ramadan was ending was an interview with the Muslim writer, thinker, and int...

Con Games: Newt's Heart of Darkness

| Posted 09.14.2010 | Denver

Gingrich is saying nothing less than that Barack Obama has a heart of darkness. None of this makes any sense until you realize that Newt Gingrich has become nothing more than a Sarah Palin who actually studied in college.

Con Games: Tea Party Beauty and the Bestiality

| Posted 09.16.2010 | Denver

This meeting of the Virtual Tea Party (VTP) will now come to order. I hope you all got the notice on Facebook and I can see some of you are Tweeting n...

Con Games: Rush Limbaugh, Elitist

| Posted 09.22.2010 | Denver

If a man is married by a Supreme Court Justice, Clarence Thomas, at his third wedding and can afford Elton John to sing at his fourth, should not that person be considered part of the ruling class?

Con Games: Karl Rove's Pledge For Aspen

| Posted 09.25.2010 | Denver

Did you get the memo? He's right here, right now: Karl Rove is in Aspen no doubt matriculating in one of our gilded homes or within the splendid isolation of the McMansions on Red Mountain.

Con Games: Sky-Fi With The Event

| Posted 09.28.2010 | Denver

"Look, up in the sky. It's a bird, it's a plane, it's......" Sorry, Superman. It is actually The Event, the latest television happening on NBC. I'm n...