Episode 121: What You Really Want to Know About National Monuments

This week we tackle a topic that goes beyond the borders of Colorado but has huge implications for much of the mountain west: the push back on National Monuments by the current administration. National Monuments are a special breed in the National Park/Open Space landscape. They are created solely by the President of the United…

Dryanuary 2018: Week 2!

MONDAY, JANUARY 15th, 2018: What does fun taste like? I’ve forgotten… As predicted, the second week of Dryanuary saw the dam burst, as many of our contestants found the bottom of a beer bottle instead of tapping into the well of self control. Wine was consumed, parties were thrown and many of you collectively said…

Episode 120: WTF Is Up With 2018

We are back for our first show of 2018! This week we take a look back at the political upheavals and surprises of 2017 including the Virginia elections and the Doug Jones victory in Alabama. Later on in the show we talk about the upcoming gubernatorial elections that will see many House and Senate seats…

Episode 119: 2017 Pop Culture Roundup

DC Jim joins Jeff to wrap up the year that was 2017 – in pop culture. Jeff and Jim review the movies that made impressions on them, the TV shows worth watching and dive into the music that got Jim moving in 2017.    

Dryanuary 2018: Week 1!

MONDAY, JANUARY 8th, 2018: We made it through the weekend! We always like sending out the updates on a Monday during Dryanuary because the weekend is always great fodder for epic fails. For instance, we had one participant (Team Beer) literally attend a drinking festival while another (BrendaTheBlenda) was asked to demonstrate how jello shots…

Episode 118: Bail Fail

The United States bail system is the primary way our courts deal with pre-conviction imprisonment. Those that are charged with a crime, but not yet convicted, have the option to trade money for freedom. But in many cases, as our criminal justice system increasingly criminalizes poverty, defendants are simply too poor to gain their freedom…

Episode 117: Living Through Hurricane Harvey

Hurricane Harvey was the single costliest tropical cyclone in U.S. history, causing over $150 Billion (with a B!) in damage. Darcie’s good friend, Anna, shares what it was like to live in Houston, while 41 weeks pregnant, during the storm, and shares her experiences and revelations in the aftermath of the storm. https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/362637413&color=%23ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&show_teaser=true