<![CDATA[Boulder - Weekly - In Case You Missed It]]> <![CDATA[Tweet goes terribly awry]]> <![CDATA[In case you missed it | That evil weed]]> Well, the city of Boulder’s heavy-handed puritan leaders are at it again.]]> <![CDATA[In Case You Missed It | Xcellent video]]> <![CDATA[In case you missed it | SEASONS GREETINGS TO THOSE WHO CLAIM FRACKING BANS AND MORATORIUMS ARE BAD]]> We now have a study out of the University of Colorado that found that if you live within a half-mile of a production platform your chances of getting cancer increase significantly.]]> <![CDATA[In Case You Missed It | Funding frackers]]> We weren’t exactly shocked to learn that the Colorado Oil and Gas Association has reportedly shelled out more than $110,000 to fight the city of Boulder’s ballot measure extending its moratorium on oil and gas exploration by five years.]]> <![CDATA[In case you missed it | Repent and tax no more!]]> <![CDATA[in case you missed it | Denver gets Boulder's goat]]> <![CDATA[In case you missed it | A matter of perspective]]> By now you’ve likely heard that Ted Turner would like to generously donate 25 buffalo to the city of Boulder. He thinks they would look good out on U.S. 36 as you come into town, and they would.]]> <![CDATA[in case you missed it | What collateral damage looks like]]> <![CDATA[In case you missed it]]> Pot made national headlines — again — in the past week. This time it was remarks by Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper that grabbed much of the attention. Ol’ Hick stood up to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and Christie’s opinion that our beautiful state’s fledgling marijuana industry isn’t the kind of “quality of life” that he’d wish for in Jersey.]]> <![CDATA[in case you missed it | A $50K reminder of how far we haven’t come]]> We may have elected our first black president, but it wasn’t very long ago that we were committing unspeakable acts of racism. Just this week, a state-appointed task force in North Carolina recommended that every living person who was sterilized against their will as part of the state-run eugenics program should be financially compensated for their pain and suffering. As a matter of perspective, this program was not terminated until 1977, well into the Carter administration.]]> <![CDATA[In case you missed it | The fracking ad weŽd like to hear]]> Does anybody else dive across the room to turn down the volume when that annoying commercial comes on featuring the Colorado ranch lady telling us how safe fracking is for the land, the water and the air?]]> <![CDATA[Lucero: A one-man wrecking crew?]]> <![CDATA[In case you missed it | A really, really nice logo]]> <![CDATA[In case you missed it]]> Austin Stewart, an assistant professor at Iowa State University, has created a virtual reality universe for chickens called Second Livestock. Yes, that’s a play on the Second Life virtual reality game where people become oddball avatars and socialize and flit about.]]> <![CDATA[In case you missed it | Corn sugar and death sticks]]> <![CDATA[in case you missed it | Saying yes to GMOs]]> <![CDATA[In case you missed it | More fracking nonsense]]> Wow. Just when you thought that the "oversight" provided by the state agency charged with policing the oil and gas industry couldn’t get any more lax, along comes this gem.]]> <![CDATA[In case you missed it]]> Scientists see the Big Bang and Detroit discovers more than 100 serial rapists.]]> <![CDATA[In case you missed it]]>