<![CDATA[Boulder - Weekly - Articles]]> <![CDATA[Moneyed elites get richer the old-fashioned way: Stealing]]> <![CDATA[Causes of the symptoms in the news]]> <![CDATA[Public messaging vs. internal practices]]> <![CDATA[LETTERS]]> <![CDATA[ELECTION 2015]]> Every year come election time, Boulder Weekly editorial staffers get to spend about two months immersing ourselves in seemingly every spec of political minutia from every corner of Boulder County. You might think that we would find fact checking a mill levy or taking the time to have a beer with a really, really longshot of a council candidate would drive us crazy, but nothing could be further from the truth.]]> <![CDATA[Leaving science to the scientists]]> When Pope Francis addressed Congress last month he asserted that “climate change is a problem that can no longer be left to a future generation,” casting it as a moral issue rather than a political one.]]> <![CDATA[A tale of two talons]]> Rocky Mountain Raptor Program (RMRP) has worked since 1979 for the conservation of raptors, or birds of prey, on the Front Range. According to Lisa Winta, assistant director of RMRP, protection of raptors is some of the most important conservation work in Colorado.]]> <![CDATA[The universal language]]> As a composer, Molina has always treated music as a universal language. Over the years, the Peruvian has experimented with making arrangements for himself and others, constantly thinking about using the notes and melodies as a way to bridge the gap from one culture to another.]]> <![CDATA[Down the rabbit hole]]> Kenny Vasoli’s present-day appearance can come as a surprise to some fans. As the former frontman for pop punk band The Starting Line, Vasoli has traded in his skinny jeans and straightened hair for wooden beads and a more relaxed look to match his new music with Vacationer.]]> <![CDATA[How to live a good life]]> Ask Boulder filmmaker Pamela Tanner Boll when she got the idea for her latest documentary, A Small Good Thing, and she’ll go back a lot further than you might expect: “From as long as I can remember, even as a little girl, I was always asking people, ‘What is everything all about?’” Answering her own question, A Small Good Thing follows the lives of six individuals who have broken the routine and found meaning in their lives.]]> <![CDATA[Strut]]> Condoms are in fashion, literally, as the most unique runway fashion show, Condom Couture, returns for its third year. Hosted by Boulder Valley Women’s Health, this Hollywoodthemed event features fashions made by local designers out of only, you guessed it, condoms.]]> <![CDATA[Think]]> With Halloween right around the corner, ghoulish vibes are permeating the air, and Jessica Kraft is helping to usher in the witching hour. Through her macabre photography exhibit, the Colorado-based artist delves into mortality, the grisly side of nature and human interactions.]]> <![CDATA[Laugh]]> Surreal comedy and adventurous theater return to the Dairy Center with The Catamounts’ production of Spirits to Enforce by Mickle Maher. Pushing the boundaries of traditional theater, the group strives to put their own unique spin on spirited scripts and this first show of their fifth season is no exception.]]> <![CDATA[Arts | Week of Oct. 8, 2015]]> Susan Wick: Wild Women Never Get the Blues..]]> <![CDATA[Theater | Week of Oct. 8, 2015]]> BUDDY: The Buddy Holly Story..]]> <![CDATA[Words | Week of Oct. 8, 2015]]> A Celebration of Lucia Berlin’s Selected Stories..]]> <![CDATA[Poetry]]> <![CDATA[MacGyver in space]]> Time to wax nostalgic: Once upon a time, many congressional sessions ago, America dreamed of space. Instead of aircraft-carrier saber rattling, international tension was ratcheted in a contest to see who could invent more, reach further.]]> <![CDATA[These guys have all the fun]]> Somebody asked me, what would be a dream project of yours?” director Douglas Tirola recounts. “I immediately had this vision of a book on my shelf at home that I have had since I was a teenager — the 10th anniversary collection of National Lampoon.” That dream project became Drunk Stoned Brilliant Dead,.]]> <![CDATA[Simple and happy]]> Panaderia Sabor A Mexico has been in Boulder since 2001. It’s sort of tucked away in a strip mall between an Asian grocery and an Indian grocery; a tax preparation company, and I think an insurance company? Its location is inauspicious at best, yet...]]>