• Issue of
  • Apr 12-18, 2001
  • Vol. 9, No. 15
  • The Secret Life of AAA


  • Cover Story
  • A Green Roadside Helper

    How Travel Cool offsets the environmental damage caused by cars, planes, and other activities that burn fossil fuels.


  • Your Turn
  • Women Suffering "Extreme" Sex Abuse in U.S. Prisons

    A recent report issued by human rights group Amnesty International has documented the extreme degree of mistreatment, sexually and otherwise, suffered by the growing population of incarcerated American women at the hands of prison authorities.
  • Letters

    Readers of the Independent talk back to the editor
  • IQ: Truth or consequences
  • IQ
  • IQ: Truth or consequences

    Is the growing energy crisis we're hearing so much about and beginning to experience locally real or rigged? And what about global warning -- which only cavemen still believe is a pesky myth?
  • Outsider

    Does anyone in the local arts community support the Fine Arts Center's proposed expansion?
  • Public Eye

    The much-ballyhooed Joint Operating Agreement between the states two largest newspapers is complete and after reading last weekends Saturday Rocky Mountain News and Sunday Denver Post, they seem like one big, unhappy family.

Food & Drink



  • In the Eye of the Storm
  • Film
  • In the Eye of the Storm

    Blow's Johnny Depp gives a spellbindingly naturalistic performance as George Jung, an intensely individualistic man whose propensities for crime brought him immense riches but eventually cost him everything he cared about.
  • Film
  • A Dose of Delight

    If you're willing to sit through the first quarter of the movie where the pace is a little slow, the reward is a solid romantic comedy with some really intelligent laughs.
  • Movie Picks
  • Film
  • Movie Picks

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


  • Sports
  • Events
  • Sports

    2001: A Sox Odyssey
    Round the horn with Chris Cron and the Colorado Springs Sky Sox

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