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Today in Backbeat Online:
• Dave Herrera's live review of Madonna at the Pepsi Center.
• The skinny on tonight's Madonna cast and crew after-party.
• A Q&A with Minor Threat, Fugazi and Dischord Records founder Ian MacKaye.
• A.H. Golstein talks to Rise Against's Brandon Barnes.
• A sneak peak at Ghost Buffalo's new video.
• Flier of the week: Sarah Palin barebacks a T-Rex.
Today in Cafe Society:
• Sampling the new chef at the Millennium Harvest House.
• The Fainting Goat opens its doors.
• Check out this season's Top Chef competitors.
• Wishing Maggiano's a happy birthday.
• The Colorado Progressive All-Star Celebration comes to 8 Rivers.
• If Daniel Young is good enough for Barack Obama, he's good enough for you.
Today in The Latest Word:
• Nuggets play-by-play man Jerry Schemmel tries a new ballgame.
• Colorado Independent staffers are warned not to talk about layoffs.
• The top five players the Colorado Rockies got rid of too soon -- not including Matt Holliday.
• Expect a Denver Public Schools teacher-recruitment program to set a new record.
• More perks for departing CSU president Larry Penley. Although he may not consider this blog to be a nice going-away gift. -- Michael Roberts