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Man Scales Ski Lift, Frees Friend Hanging By His Neck

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 01.05.2017 | Crime

A professional slackliner in the right place at the right time rescued an unconscious friend hanging from a chairlift by his neck. On Wednesday mornin...

What to Say When You Don't Know What to Say

Debra Fine | Posted 04.21.2015 | Business
Debra Fine

Stepping into the puddle means offering our "heartfelt presence, caring concern and participation" when others need it most. And even when they don't.

Crowdsourcing Medicines Just Like Movies

Sue Rusche | Posted 10.12.2014 | Politics
Sue Rusche

In an e-mail, Denver Post editor Greg Moore explains how marijuana medicines are evaluated for safety and effectiveness -- not by scientists, not by doctors, not by the Food and Drug Administration, but by social media.

Eating Dangerously at Safeway

Jason Salzman | Posted 06.05.2014 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Eating Dangerously recommends bathing certain foods in a bleach bath, but this is not practical for me. I'll wash my food, especially the fruits that hit the conveyer belt today, more carefully than I would have before reading the book

Colbert To Denver Post's Marijuana Editor: 'Are You A Cop?'

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 01.25.2014 | Comedy

Stephen Colbert had one question for the Denver Post's infamous marijuana editor: "Are you a cop?" No, Ricardo Baca is not a police officer. "I've ...

Wildfire Terrorism?

Jason Salzman | Posted 08.20.2013 | Denver
Jason Salzman

State Sen. Greg Brophy said yesterday on conservative radio that recent wildfires may have been started by terrorists and that "the Governor and Democrats" have left Colorado vulnerable to terrorist attacks due to their failure to spend millions of dollars on air tankers to fight forest fires.

Denver Post Opinion Page: Left? Right? Nonpartisan?

Jason Salzman | Posted 06.28.2012 | Denver
Jason Salzman

An intriguing and innovative idea: add an interactive feature to the opinion section of The Post's website that would allow site visitors to evaluate content (editorials, local columns, etc.) on a political scale.

Coffman Wants to Cut Pentagon -- I'm Waiting for the Tea Party Cheers

Jason Salzman | Posted 12.11.2011 | Denver
Jason Salzman

I may disagree with Rep. Mike Coffman about most things, but he has a lot of guts to call for Pentagon cuts, like he's been doing, especially since he represents a district near Colorado Springs.

Occupy Denver: Future Middle-Class Calls for Help

Robert Schwab | Posted 12.04.2011 | Denver
Robert Schwab

Corporate America is finally getting treated to its Arab Spring. Will it listen?

Susan Greene On Leaving The Denver Post And The Future Of Colorado Journalism

Susan Greene | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Susan Greene

Staying true to the Denver Post brand required a certain type of Stockholm syndrome. It meant internalizing what you figure your boss and your boss's boss might deem inconvenient to print.

To Gift Or to Give?

Abby L. Ferber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Abby L. Ferber

Have you noticed that the holiday shopping season has started earlier than ever this year? While spending may boost the economy, how much more "stuff...

Journalists Implicity Downplay Extreme Political Positions by Labeling Them "Personal"

Jason Salzman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Buck's ideological religious faith shouldn't give journalists the right to put his abortion views in a separate "personal" category.

The Problem of Leisure: Special UMS 2010 Edition (Part 4)

Erin Barnes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Erin Barnes

The Denver Post Underground Music Showcase has made it through a decade! We're gearing up for a huge summer festival July 22-25. We'll get you up to speed.

The Problem of Leisure: Special UMS 2010 Edition (Part 3)

Erin Barnes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Erin Barnes

Some of Mishka Shubaly's greatest songs sing of Denver, drunk and heart broken on Colfax.

Misleading Denver Post Story Spreads to Washington Post

Jason Salzman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Jason Salzman

A March 28 Denver Post article included a misleading anecdote that unfortunately has now spread to the Washington Post.

Reporters Should Dig Into Norton's Plagiarism

Jason Salzman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Jason Salzman

Cathy McMorris Rodgers properly attributed a quotation to former President Gerald Ford. Jane Norton did not.

The Trail to McInnis Water Articles Runs Dry

Jason Salzman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Jason Salzman

When someone gets $150,000 from the Hasan Family Foundation to write a series of in-depth articles, you'd think journalists, being writers themselves, would want to see what was written.

Eco-nomics Comes Out of the Closet

Sean Paige | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Sean Paige

Mike Rosen has an interesting column in The Denver Post, which shines a welcome light on the economic underpinnings of the environmental movement.

From Norton's mouth to a reporter's ears

Jason Salzman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Jason Salzman

After 23 quoteless weeks,The Denver Post ran a direct quotation from Jane Norton today.

Twenty-Two Weeks and Counting

Jason Salzman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Jason Salzman

As time goes by, and good reasons to talk to Jane Norton pile up, you have to think that Post reporters just aren't doing their job to represent the public, at least in this case.

Susan Greene Flooded With Hate-Filled Calls, Emails After Dobson Column

The Denver Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Having been called all sorts of names as a columnist, I've got to hand it to some members of the religious right for their spirited invective. A co...

Jane Norton's Free Ride in the Denver Post

Jason Salzman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Jason Salzman

The only way you can follow Jane Norton in the Post is via her spokespeople and news releases -- not through words that come out of her mouth in response to questions by journalists.

MediaNews Says It WIll Follow Rupert Murdoch's Model, Take Content Off Of Google

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Dean Singleton, CEO of MediaNews Group Inc., publisher of the Denver Post and Boulder Daily Camera, says that he will block some of his content from G...