Episode 97: Protecting Colorado Landscapes with Palmer Land Trust

Many of us enjoy Colorado’s unique outdoor landscape. We hike or mountain bike the trails, we soak in the views of mountaintop peaks, we buy local food and enjoy the local waterways. Protecting these places forever is what Palmer Land Trust does, and has been doing for 40 years. In this episode we sat down…

Episode 61: WTF Is On The Ballot? (Part 2)

This week we dive into four more items on the ballot in November: Amendment 71: Requirements for Constitutional Amendment Amendment 72: Increase Cigarette and Tobacco Taxes Proposition 106: Access to Medical Aid-in-Dying Medication Amendment T: No Exception to Involuntary Servitude Prohibition If you have received the Blue Book in the mail and thought to yourself…

Episode 46: History 301 – America’s Mountain

Our favorite history guy, Scott Spillman of Colorado Encyclopedia, comes in to talk about our favorite mountain, Pikes Peak! The anniversary of the Pikes Peak Cog Railway and the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb (Official Site) are great reasons to listen! (If you needed one) Enjoy the show!  

Episode 42: WTF is Up with our Healthcare System, Part 2

Well, we couldn’t get through all the nuances of the U.S. Healthcare system in one episode, so we brought a few of the big things to know into Part 2. We jump into what makes France the #1 healthcare provider in the world (according to the W.H.O., at least);┬ásome stats and facts regarding the Affordable…

Episode 40: Your Summer of Beer

Friend of the show Ryan Hannigan of Focus On The Beer joins us in the studio to talk about all things beer! This week is American Craft Beer Week and we are celebrating by talking about this summer’s upcoming beer events in Colorado Springs and throughout the State. Make sure to check Pints and Plates,…

Episode 12: We Have A Soccer Team?!?

Join Jeff and Mark Turner from the Back Chat Podcast as they discuss Colorado Springs’s very own professional soccer team, the Switchbacks!