• Issue Archive for
  • Oct 2-8, 2003
  • Vol. 11, No. 40
  • Project Censored



  • Letters

    Readers of the Independent talk back to the editor
  • News blackout
  • News blackout

    Thanks to the Internet, people have at their fingertips more information than they can ever sift through. But thanks to media company monopolies, the actual news we get is often either covered like a circus or sometimes -- when it's too messy -- conveniently ignored.
  • Livelong Days
  • Livelong Days

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

    Everything's for sale
  • Tosches goes down singing

    One knows that one is going a little soft in the brain when one actually feels bad that a rival -- who once accused you in print of driving around in a VW bus, smelling of bong water and scraping by on futon ad sales -- has been relegated to the features section of a competing newspaper to cover shuffleboard and Christian romance novelists.

Food & Drink


  • Playing Around
  • Playing Around

    Jon Rubenstein, former owner of the Utopia Caf on Bijou Street, has fallen on hard times lately, and the local music community is rallying around him to help.


  • 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.

Visual Arts

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