<![CDATA[Boulder - Weekly - In Case You Missed It]]> <![CDATA[in case you missed it | BP's Google gambit]]> <![CDATA[in case you missed it | The DEA is high on crack]]> <![CDATA[in case you missed it | Support the homeless! (Just not here)]]> The Boulder Homeless Shelter’s Housing First program taps into federal dollars to provide housing to the chronically homeless. The idea is that by getting transients off the street, you give them the stability they need to drag themselves out of their ruts and better their lives. In theory, it’s an easy idea to support, but one of the problems officials run into is finding landlords who are willing to take tenants with such checkered pasts and unstable futures.]]> <![CDATA[In case you missed it | More fracking lawsuits?]]> It’s a sad day for fans of the Rocky Mountain Peace and Justice Center (RMPJC) and its “Rockin’ Betty’s Thrift Store.”]]> <![CDATA[In case you missed it | Gone but not forgotten]]> Here is our periodic list of noteworthy but not-so-famous souls who have recently left us.]]> <![CDATA[Mrs. America better for America?]]> <![CDATA[In case you missed it | Shocker: CU likes its new coach, AD]]> So just for fun, for comparison’s sake, we decided to look back at some of the quotes uttered by CU Chancellor Phil DiStefano and other CU officials at the time of certain hirings.]]> <![CDATA[In case you missed it | Out of a K-hole, into the pharmacy]]> <![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 | A really, really nice logo]]> <![CDATA[In case you missed it | Tit for tat]]> <![CDATA[in case you missed it l ACADEMIC B.S.?]]> On the same day we found out that fired professor Ward Churchill had his appeal heard by the state Supreme Court, we learned that a Republican regent candidate committed academic misconduct that was at least as bad as anything old Ward ever did, if not moreso.]]> <![CDATA[In case you missed it]]> And it seems that even if the salmon is approved, the company will face an upstream fight in winning the hearts of consumers. Kroger, which runs King Soopers stores, Trader Joe’s, Safeway and Target are just the latest grocers to join a long list of those refusing to stock the fish on its shelves.]]> <![CDATA[In case you missed it | Black Friday at Walmart]]> In case you’ve already got all your holiday shopping done and you are looking for something to do on Black Friday, Boulder activists have you covered.]]> <![CDATA[In case you missed it]]> <![CDATA[In case you missed it | Valmont project lingers]]> We found out last week from city of Boulder officials that the ongoing cleanup at Valmont Butte that BW devoted a 10-part series and 38,000 words to last year has been delayed — again.]]> <![CDATA[in case you missed it | Here are some of the wonderful souls who have left us this past month:]]> At his funeral, wreaths from both the ruling government’s Minister of Industry and National League for Democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi were placed next to each other..]]> <![CDATA[In case you missed it | Hippie haven]]> As you may have heard, some real estate website called Estately recently ranked Boulder fourth on its list of the 17 best cities in the country for hippies. But they didn’t really do their homework.]]> <![CDATA[In case you missed it | Time for a bake sale]]> What a shocker. The Colorado Oil & Gas Association (COGA) is suing the city of Longmont over its voter-approved fracking ban.]]> <![CDATA[In case you missed it | A fracking petition]]> We recently caught wind of a petition on MoveOn.org that was right up our alley, calling on President Barack Obama to ban hydraulic fracturing on public lands.]]>