Federal inmate Everton Downey, 26, was convicted of having illegal possession of a homemade knife while at at Collins Bay Institution in mid October last year. He had 60 days added to the seven year sentence he was already serving for a number of violent offences, including robbery. Downey entered his guilty plea to the charge from British Columbia’s Kent Institution via video link with the Wellington Street courthouse. Assistant Crown attorney John Skoropada said Downey was charged after he was caught on the prison’s surveillance video holding a homemade knife during an altercation.For almost a year, Chisler has been writing to famous people near and far, asking if they’ll help the patients she sees in the hospital’s acute psychiatric unit for children and teens.One could think that level of thought would be enough mourning and reflection for everyone. However, 9/11 has bequeathed America two wars, thousands of soldiers who have given their lives for their country, the creation of a new front in the culture wars regarding whether or not the influence of Islam in our country is a good thing, and on top of that, an economic tsunami with which we are still contending. The handprint of 9/11 might be directly felt or indirectly present in these events. All of these events have forced us to question our security in the world and have compelled us to ask: Just what does it mean to be an American today?
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One of my beloved past ringtones was a Super Mario Bros. clip.It wasn’t the above ground happy dancing Mario twirling Princess song. It was the underground dungeon song. The song for the skeleton turtles, the sheet ghosts and fireballs. Go hear it from a symphony. Jerks.Really. Go hear it from a symphony.Friday, at Denver Performing Arts Complex’s Boettcher Hall, 1000 14th St., Denver, The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses will unleash its geekery with a slew of Ninendo classics via orchestra.The shows often sell out.Oh one day. The building, fully sustainable, is home to organic and environmental loving business that want to teach you about their trade: Green Garage, Teatulia, Tea Bar, The Motherhood and Uptown 6.There will be free food by local restaurants Linger,
Wooden Spoon, Rise Shine, Spruce Confections, Haute Catering, Masterpiece Deli, Fuel and Elways. There will be free bevs from local breweries and bars as well as live music.RSVP on Zuni Hub Grand Opening Party’s Facebook page. That’s what Spike and Mike Twisted Animation Festival has been called.Long story short, it’s a storied animation festival (Spike and Mike launched “Beavis and Butthead” back in the day) that not only garners big names in the industry, but also a slew of raunchy ‘toons that will make your thong blush.Or as Robin Williams called the festival, “Disney with tits.”Spike and Mike develop a new “Twisted” show each summer which acts as a home to the racy animated adult pieces and premiere it at San Diego’s Comic Con, then subsequently tours 50 cities.Catch the show at the Beauty Bar, 608 E. 13th Ave., Denver, Friday and Saturday nights and support those up and coming animators whose potty pencils illustrate that fair raunch we love.Then dance party it up, because that’s what they do at the Beauty Bar. After you get a mani/pedi, obviously.
Assistant football coach Aaron Feis was shot to death while selflessly shielding students from bullets. A tweet from the school football program ended: “He died a hero and he will forever be in our hearts and memories.”PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) Resuming classes two weeks after a mass shooting at a Florida high school has been a traumatic adjustment for some parents of children who survived the tragedy.Chethik recently wrote a book on the topic, “Fatherloss” (Hyperion $23.95), based on interviews with 70 men and a national opinion survey he commissioned. A former newspaper columnist, Chethik says he was surprised at how little had been written on the subject at least judging by the nonfiction section of his local bookstore.However, it a different story for some businesses that depend on the snow, although others are faring better than you might think.