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15 Tricks to Make Your Tent the Comfiest Place on Earth

Camping is a blast – friends, family, yummy campfire food and fun camping games. The one thing I don’t love? Sleeping in a tent. When bedtime comes, …

Cool Stuff

The Ten Best Ice Cream Shops in Denver — 2016 Edition

<b>10. Bonnie Brae Ice Cream<br>799 South University Boulevard<br>303-777-0808</b><br>When a place has been around for 30 solid years, you can bet the owners know what …

NFL teams trying to reduce fumbles with beeping footballs

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — Amid the hooting and hollering at Washington Redskins minicamp, there's a different sound in the air during running back drills.<p>Coaches whack at the football with Matt Jones carrying it, and it beeps. Then it beeps longer.<p>That's a good sign.<p>The Redskins are one of five NFL teams …

NFL

The Weird and Very Long History of State Liquor Laws

In the US, liquor laws are under local control. They vary from state to state, and within states they can vary from county to county or even from …

Watch a Robot Show How Much You Suck at Foosball

The day foosball changes forever may be right around the corner.<p>Students and faculty at Brigham Young University just created an AI-assisted robotic …

The Creator of Settlers of Catan Has Some Important Gameplay Advice for You

Klaus Teuber is a name that’s probably not immediately recognizable to you but might ring a bell in the back of your mind because as the inventor of</i> …

End The Fed? The Fed Ends Itself With Its Strangulation Of Banks

Banks in the United States are in hiring mode. They’re also spending a great deal. To those who equate hiring and spending with economic growth, this is doubtless a good sign. The reality, however, is quite different.<p>Even though federal regulators <i>encouraged</i> banks to make and package housing loans …

10 Sweet Slang Terms from Sixteen Candles

Thirty-two years ago this month, <i>Sixteen Candles</i> blew its way into theaters. With it came those now iconic teen characters, the Geek, hot Jake Ryan, …

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Four-star 2017 recruit decommitted from OSU because Urban Meyer didn’t recognize him

What is it about Ohio State and weird, odd recruiting stories this offseason?<p>Quite the kerfuffle and/or brouhaha was kicked up early last month when …

College Football

Intricate Illustrations of Star Wars Spacecraft Cutouts Reveal Their Inner Mechanics

Hans Jenssen has been working as a technical illustrator for decades, and it shows. With painstaking detail and accuracy, he creates cutaway paintings that expose the interior structures of complex vehicles and buildings, down to every last tiny piece of machinery.<p>Jenssen is best known for his <i>Star</i> …

Predicting the score of all 267 NFL regular season and playoff games

<i>The 2016 NFL regular season schedule is out, and with teams starting to take shape — the NFL draft will not dramatically change the outlook of a lot of teams — we can start to throw out more educated predictions on how teams will finish next season. After going through every single regular season</i> …

This Robot Nerd Can Do A Rubik's Cube In One Second

Robots can have too much time on their hands too, I guess?<p>However, there doesn't seem to be anything in the World Cube Association's guidelines which disallow that. The robot's builders are going to submit it to the <i>Guinness Book of World Records</i>.

The Eight Best Italian Restaurants for Handmade Pasta in Denver

Lo Stella sticks with the simplicity of fresh pasta with pesto.<p>Danielle Lirette<p><b>6) Lo Stella Ristorante</b><br>1135 Bannock Street<br>303- 825-1995<br>Lo Stella, …

The Essential Denver Ice Cream Shops

Summer in Denver means rooftop patio sitting, frozen cocktail sipping, and, always, ice cream eating. Salted oreo, London fog, vegan Thai iced tea, coffee and donuts, and more 2018 flavors and classics are scooping from these 16 area shops. They include trendy rolled ice cream, rich gelato, and …

The Hottest Restaurants in Denver Right Now, February 2015

More often than not, tipsters, readers, friends and family of Eater have one question: Where should I eat right now? Restaurant obsessives want to know <b>what's new</b>, what's <b>hot</b>, which favorite chef just launched a sophomore effort.<p>And while the <b>Eater 38</b> is a crucial resource covering old standbys and …

Five Iconic Dishes From Denver Restaurants That Keep Customers Coming Back

Barolo, of course, isn't the only restaurant synonymous with a certain dish. Here are five of our favorites, and while the dishes themselves are …

On 303 Day, Celebrate the Five Best Dishes Invented in Denver

<b>1. Fool's Gold Loaf</b><br>In the 2014 film <i>What If</i>, two twenty-something hipsters in Toronto start talking about a sandwich that was created in Denver almost …

The Ultimate Guide to Late-Night Dining in Denver

Once hard to come by in Denver, good late-night food options are now growing with a vengeance. There are plenty of burgers, to be sure, but also available are pizza slices, ramen, fried chicken, poutine, and milkshakes. Cravers of shawarma and seitan alike will be satisfied. And open signs are …

Denver's top eleven hidden tourism gems, RNC-friendly edition

As far as we can tell, local officials completely shunned our advice -- but Denver made the next cut anyhow. Now, with the Mile High City's …