Denver Articles


Obama Offered Drugs in Denver

'Do you want to hit this?'
5:15 AM, Jul 09, 2014

President Obama was asked whether he wanted to smoke marijuana by a fellow patron of a Denver bar last night. The offer came from Instagram user manton89, who posted video of the ask on his Instagram account. "Asked him if he wanted a hit of pot...he laughed!" writes manton89 .

Watch here:

A voice can be heard asking President Obama, as he glad hands his way through the establishment: "Do you want to hit this?"

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Denver Post Goes to Pot, Skips Easter

On page one.
12:11 PM, Apr 20, 2014

The front page of today's Denver Post skips Easter. Its main focus? Marijuana.

"All weed, no Easter on Denver Post's page one," says media reporter Jim Romenesko.

All weed, no Easter on Denver Post's page one. pic.twitter.com/SeFa1fbvip

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Casual Podcast: Fred Barnes, March Mad

3:45 PM, Apr 16, 2014

THE WEEKLY STANDARD Casual Podcast, with Fred Barnes reading his Casual Essay, "They Got Game."

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Rivals Redux

A special weekend in the NFL.
4:01 PM, Jan 18, 2014

There will be only two games this weekend in the National Football League.  Down from four the previous two weekends as many as sixteen during the now-completed regular season during which 256 games were played.  Many of these would be charitably described as “forgettable.”  But what often seemed like a random process of elimination has marvelously reduced

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So Long to Tim Terrific

7:33 AM, Dec 22, 2012

The end does not appear to be nigh as the Mayans would have it. And what a relief. But Tim Tebow's career (if it could be called that) with the New York Jets is evidently over.

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ABC Affiliate Ran Phony Cover of Broadwell Book

10:51 AM, Nov 13, 2012

ABC's Denver affiliate is coming under fire for accidentally running a phony cover of Paula Broadwell's biography of General David Petraeus. The cover read, All Up In My Snatch. The real book title is All In.

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Romney Ad: 'It's Time for a New Path'

3:45 PM, Oct 04, 2012

Mitt Romney has a new web ad out, which almost exclusively features clips from the Republican presidential candidate performance at Wednesday night's debate in Denver. Watch the ad below:

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Gore Blames Altitude for Obama's Debate Woes

10:20 AM, Oct 04, 2012

Former Vice President Al Gore, reacting to the debate: 

"Obama arrived in Denver at 2 p.m. today — just a few hours before the debate started," Gore said on his network, Current. "Romney did his debate prep in Denver. When you go to 5,000 feet, and you only have a few hours to adjust, I don't know..."

"The president had an off night," a pundit on the liberal network said.

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Four Takeaways From Romney's Denver Debate Demolition

1:04 AM, Oct 04, 2012
Denver
Following presidential debates, there’s a ritual known as “the spin room” where surrogates for the campaigns respond to reporters' questions. At tonight’s debate in Denver, they’re calling it “spin alley” as the space takes up a narrow portion of one side of the media room. It’s best to take everything from campaign surrogates with a grain of salt immediately following such an event, but here are some quick takeaways from the debate and a stroll through spin alley.

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