Episode 82: WTF Is Up With U.S. Maternity Leave?

  The United States is many things, but kind to new mothers and fathers it is most definitely NOT. The US is only one of two countries in the entire WORLD that does not require paid maternity leave. Adequate maternity leave is a big deal! It most likely leads to better economic development and lower…

Episode 73: Flying COS

The Colorado Springs airport, our little air hub to the east, is more than a sometimes convenient airport for getting to Vegas. It is a huge economic driver for our city, and one that we would all benefit from if it was busier. Tune in this week as Jeff and Darcie break down the ins…

Episode 10: What the F*** is TABOR?

Diving into the city budget last episode piqued our interest about Colorado’s Tax Payer Bill of Rights, or TABOR. So we wanted to know: “What the F*UCK actually is TABOR?” Join us as we delve into TABOR, how it affects every city, town and municipality in Colorado and the people and groups that support it….

So . . . Where are all the Bike Lanes?

It would seem that a bicycling infrastructure in Colorado Springs would be a no-brainer. We are an outdoorsy city, with a high percentage of athletic interest; we are in a gorgeous setting, and have a population who is interested in and dedicated to continued enjoyment of the outdoors; we enjoy tons of sunshine and a…