• Issue of
  • Apr 11-17, 2002
  • Vol. 10, No. 15
  • Faking it


  • Cover Side
  • Making Cancer Sexy

    Why must the media coverage on breast cancer feature 20-something women fondling their naked breasts?


  • Letters

    Readers of the Independent talk back to the editor.
  • Livelong Days
  • Livelong Days

    What's happen this week in the big city-- highlights from our listings.
  • Public Eye

    Malcolm Howard on four abandoned homes that werent needed after all
  • Outsider

    John Hazlehurst on how county commissioners will do whatever Maria tell em
  • IQ: The sexual skinny (for $4.95)
  • IQ
  • IQ: The sexual skinny (for $4.95)

    All of us have paged through Cosmopolitan, Elle and Glamour in the supermarket checkout line or dentist office waiting room, our curiosity piqued by their sex advice -- moves in bed that'll get your man's attention, 15 tips for a spicier sex life, etc., etc. Does anybody actually use this advice or make these moves?
  • Domestic Bliss

    Kathryn Eastburn on the dream of the missing son

Food & Drink



  • Sentient Smooch
  • Film
  • Sentient Smooch

    Smart, funny and stylishly directed, Kissing Jessica Stein is a terrific romantic comedy, almost completely devoid of the schmaltz and insipid characters the genre often employs.
  • Film
  • Cinema Felony

    While Morgan Freeman and Ashley Judd repeat their successful screen chemistry after Kiss the Girls (1997), the narrative twist that concludes High Crimes comes as a reprehensibly cheap device that perverts the film's scathing commentary on the U.S. military and its terribly flawed military court system.
  • Movie Picks
  • Film
  • Movie Picks

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


  • Events
  • Community Chest

    Your resource for speaking your mind, pulling your weight, casting your vote and joining the club.

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