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Creating alternative realities to justify forever wars and overthrowing democracy

On the morning of September 11, 2001, I was a little late leaving for work. As I passed a motel on the 28th Street frontage road, a man ran out and yelled, “They hit the Pentagon, too!” I ignored him. Didn’t have time to deal with some nutcase. I hadn’t heard about the terrorist attacks. […] The post Creating alternative realities to justify forever wars and overthrowing democracy ap...

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Taste of the Week 9/16

TASTE OF THE WEEK: Saddlebags @ The Buff Restaurant Since 1995, The Buff Restaurant has been one of Boulder’s iconic breakfast and brunch spots, but it had been a while since my last visit.  Perused over a cup of good Ozo Coffee, The Buff’s menu features the traditional skillets, benedicts, tacos, and specialties ranging from […] The post Taste of the Week 9/16 appeared first on Boulder...

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Anji’s Probiotic Kitchen brings healthy South Indian cuisine to the farmers market

It’s Wednesday night at the Boulder Farmers Market, and the line for Anji’s Probiotic Kitchen is longer than any other. As customers inch toward the tent and debate which dishes to order, founder and cook Anji Appavoo tends to the griddle in front of her with fixed concentration, her hair in a thick braid down […] The post Anji’s Probiotic Kitchen brings healthy South Indian cuisine to...

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Vote Best of Boulder East County 2021

Let your voice be heard: the 2021 Best of Boulder East County survey is now live! Click here to launch the survey. Vote for your favorite Boulder County businesses, services, events and organizations in Boulder’s only Best of Boulder survey. The survey will be live until midnight on September 19, and results will be published […] The post Vote Best of Boulder East County 2021 appeared firs...

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What to do when there’s ‘nothing’ to do…

EVENTS Lightshine Radler Ride, presented by Bicycle Longmont. 3-10 p.m. Saturday, September 18, Wibby Brewing, 209 Emery Street, Longmont. Tickets are $0-$75, radlerride.org Join Wibby Brewing Company and Bicycle Longmont for a day of bicycle-related activities, a BMX show, Pedalpalooza, a cruiser ride, and a post-ride concert with more than 1,500 other cyclists of all […] The post What to d...

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‘Everyone is not here’

“Why beer?” That’s the question Dr. J. Jackson-Beckham, the Brewers Association’s (BA) first-ever diversity ambassador, posed to the audience at the 2021 Craft Brewers Conference (CBC) in Denver.  “Of all the things in the great wide universe that you can dedicate your time to, your energy to, your creativity to, your heart to—why beer?” she […] The post ‘Everyone is not...

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Is America ready for Laughing Beer?

Randolph Ware is one of the founding fathers of Boulder County brewing. Along with David Hummer, Ware—“Stick” to family and friends—started Boulder Beer Company back in 1979: The first brewery in the county. And, like practically every other commercial brewer, Ware was a homebrewer first. And, like practically every other homebrewer out there, no ingredient […] The post Is America re...

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Windows of impairment and detection

Driving high is illegal, no matter what state you’re in. But proving someone is or isn’t under the influence of cannabis at the time of a traffic incident (or accident) is still a complicated proposition—for a number of reasons. Chief among them is the simple fact that THC affects almost every single user differently.  “Unlike […] The post Windows of impairment and detection app...

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