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  • Issue Archive for
  • Nov 21-27, 2002
  • Vol. 10, No. 47
  • Getting manic about organic


  • Eaters of the World, Unite
  • Eaters of the World, Unite

    As we gather around Thanksgiving tables this year, we can be thankful that, while the profiteers and politicians are headed in one direction with our food system, We the People are headed in quite another


  • Letters

    Readers of the Independent talk back to the editor
  • Domestic Bliss

    Kathryn Eastburn on the boys of our dreams
  • IQ: You are what you eat
  • IQ: You are what you eat

    The recent shutdown of the Swift and Co. beef plant in Greeley due to the discovery of feces-contaminated meat is the latest in the gross news about the food we consume. Over the past several years, the American public has been treated to an increase in genetically modified vegetables and hormone-treated milk.
  • Livelong Days
  • Livelong Days

    What's happening this week in the big city-- highlights from our listings.
  • Outsider

    John Hazlehurst on waddling down the green mile
  • Public Eye

    Cara DeGette on leaving your head on, and other mangled song lyrics

Food & Drink


  • Playing Around: Irrational Exuberance
  • Playing Around: Irrational Exuberance

    Playing Gregor Mendel with their genres, Irrational Exuberance is mostly folkie la Greg Brown but with added trombone, banjo, mandolin, guitar, electric bass, drums and various noisemakers that give the band the strange sounds of a group bent on being bent.


  • Movie Picks
  • Movie Picks

    Our reviewers' recommendations for films showing on Colorado Springs area screens.
  • Movie Times

    What's playing, where, and when, on the silver screen in Colorado Springs.
  • Mariachi Moments
  • Mariachi Moments

    The film biography of Mexican painter and pop culture icon Frida Kahlo, directed by Julie Taymor (Titus), tells Frida's life story in relatively straightforward, consecutive order, taking us from her school days where she taunts muralist Diego Rivera as he comes on to a nude model, to her death at age 47 and her wry parting remark: "I hope the end is joyful and I hope never to come back."

Visual Arts


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