Black History Month || Film to See: I Am Not Your Negro

Every year since 1976 the United States has observed Black History Month. Today’s policy, news and activist movements are weighted in the conversation around and experience of race in America. As part of our observance of Black History Month we will be publishing information and recommendations of film, music, books, lectures, and events that shed…

Episode 74: Girl Power! Cyclist Jillian Bearden

Jillian Bearden is a mom, wife, electrical engineer, competitive cyclist, COS native and the leader of a groundbreaking woman’s cycling team. Her name used to be Jonathan. Join Darcie and Jeff as they talk with Colorado Springs cyclist Jillian Bearden on her burgeoning role as a leader in the cycling world and how she is using…

Episode 66: Why is Our Criminal Justice System so F***ed Up?

The United States of America has the highest prison population rate in the world. Within that prison population there are stark racial lines and stark economic lines. How did we get here? Why does our system look the way it does? We dive in to explore it historically, legally, and practically. Prison reform has been…

Everything You Need to Know About Standing Rock

I went down the rabbit hole. Day after day I watched tweets and live video. I scanned for news (there wasn’t much) and I tried to untangle what is happening at Standing Rock. (If you don’t think it is tangled, you aren’t paying attention.) I conversed with friends and strangers, I searched for my own…

Episode 59: On the Road, In the News, Out on the Town

We cover it all in this latest episode of The Little London Show! Including: Darcie’s ten day trip to Southern Colorado and Jeff’s one day trip to Albuquerque The developing stories that affect COS residents The latest restaurant and cafe openings around our fine city. Whew! We even give you the podcasts that you can…

Episode 58: Ally Up, COS!

Some of the statistics concerning LGBTIQ youth nationally are astoundingly heartbreaking.  From Human Right’s Watch: 4 in 10 LGBT youth (42%) say the community in which they live is not accepting of LGBT people. LGBT youth are twice as likely as their peers to say they have been physically assaulted, kicked or shoved at school. 92% of…

Episode 56: Tech Addiction

On August 27 the New York Post published an article written by Dr. Nicholas Kardaras titled It’s Digital Heroin: How Screens Turn Kids into Psychotic Junkies. Shortly after, The Verge published a rebuttal, pulling apart Dr. Kardaras’ arguments. Written by Rachel Becker, Why Calling Screentime ‘Digital Heroin’ is Digital Garbage, brings up some important points about…

Now you Can Shop LLS!

We over at The Little London Show have decided that we just don’t have enough great COS-representin’ Swag options out there. So, we are going to fix that. In the coming weeks, months and years we will be releasing swag designed by people in COS for people in COS. Some of it will champion our…

Episode 49: Dive Bars

We invited esteemed Friend-of-the-Show JT on to talk about one of his favorite topics: Dive Bars. We take you on the best dive bar crawl in COS and mention a few spots to stop on your Summer travels throughout Colorado. Stay tuned for the map you may need as you drink your way through Manitou…

Episode 45: What We’re Reading, Watching & Following This Summer

Summer is officially here! We take a breather from some of the more serious topics we’ve been covering lately to talk about what we are enjoying this summer. TV Shows, books, movies, gardening and everything in between. We also talk about the disparities in how men and women sport teams are paid at the professional…