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PHOTOS: Elitch Gardens Fright Fest Pet Parade

Posted 10.20.2012 | Denver

Last week, as part of Elitch Gardens' annual October Fright Fest, the amusement park hosted a pet costume contest benefitting the Denver Dumb Friends ...

WATCH: A Day In The Life Of A 'Coaster Goat'

Posted 05.03.2012 | Denver

Few people can use the phrase "life is a roller coaster" and really mean it. We understand it's a metaphor for ups and downs, but beyond its status a...

Water Parks In Denver: A Huffington Post Travel Guide

The Huffington Post | Dan Gibson | Posted 12.15.2011 | Travel

Water parks in Denver, Colo. provide a great summer experience to remember when the temperature dips down into the single digits during the winter mon...

PHOTOS: 13th Annual Pet Parade At Elitch Gardens

Posted 12.19.2011 | Denver

On Saturday, the Denver Dumb Friends League held its 13th annual Pet Parade at Elitch Gardens. Among the roller coaster splender and the temporary ...

Our Guide To Family Vacations In Denver

The Huffington Post | Cathleen Shaffer | Posted 10.16.2011 | Travel

Family vacations in Denver can be rewarding experiences or absolute disasters — it all depends on pre-trip homework. To make planning easier, we've ...

Amusement Parks In Denver: A Huffington Post Travel Guide

The Huffington Post | Sandy Mitchell | Posted 10.03.2011 | Travel

Amusement parks in and around Denver offer a diverse collection of thrill rides, classic attractions and family fun. After a day of exploring the Rock...

Amusement Parks In Colorado: A Huffington Post Travel Guide

The Huffington Post | Lydia Schrandt | Posted 10.03.2011 | Travel

Amusement parks in Colorado offer entertainment suitable for the whole family. Teenage thrill seekers will love the coasters at Elitch Gardens, and sm...

Water Parks In Colorado Springs: A Huffington Post Travel Guide

The Huffington Post | Shellie Braeuner | Posted 09.27.2011 | Travel

Water parks in Colorado Springs are a cool place to relax in the Rockies. As part of a Huffington Post Travel series on family-fun parks, here is our ...

Comparing Conventions: Chocolate Pork Lickers vs Plucked and Pounded Testicles

M.S. Bellows, Jr. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
M.S. Bellows, Jr.

Food can be both a metaphor for politics ("porkbarrel spending") and a substantial policy driver ("let them eat cake," "bread and circuses"). So it makes sense to look for the policy implications of the food choices at the two conventions.