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Weird Photo Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

Weird Photo Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

Leap Year 1904 

In celebration of this year's 2012 leap year we bring you back to 1904 to the Leap Year Club. How times have changed! But one thing never changes, our celebration and facination with a leap year.

Weird Photo Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Weird Photo Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Water everywhere! 

Except at the Central Library. Due to a water main break outside of the Central Library, the library was closed for 1 and 1/2 days. Hence a late Weird Photo Wednesday.

Weird Photo Wednesday, February 8th, 2012

Weird Photo Wednesday, February 8th, 2012

Happy Valentine!

Please be ours on Valentine Day! For our photo today we have some happy children.

Weird Photo Wednesday, February 1st, 2012

Weird Photo Wednesday, February 1st, 2012

Don't lean back! 

A line up of beautiful women on the Denver skyline! Let's hope a gust of wind doesn't turn up. Notice all of the smoke in the sky. Denver even then had problems with the brown cloud.

Weird Photo Wednesday, January 25th, 2012

Weird Photo Wednesday, January 25th, 2012

Come on down to the Pig Parlor! 

How restaurant names have changed! Where the Pig Parlor used to be the place to go in Denver, we now have Rootdown, Linger, Sushi Den and so much more.

Weird Photo Wednesday, January 18th, 2012

Weird Photo Wednesday, January 18th, 2012

What's the slide rule for? 

That's the key question for today's Weird Photo Wednesday. There's a story behind every photo, but we may really have to guess at this one.

Weird Photo Wednesday, January 4th, 2012

Weird Photo Wednesday, January 4th, 2012

No vegetarians here! 

Happy New Year and welcome to the first Weird Photo Wednesday of January 2012! For those with a love of meat and animal heads on the wall, we have the perfect weird photo for you!

National Western Stockshow

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Find your Western Spirit

It's that time of year again, time for the 106th National Stockshow starting January 7-22, 2012 at the The National Western Complex.

Weird Photo Wednesday, December 28th, 2011

Weird Photo Wednesday, December 28th, 2011

Oh, my aching head! 

This week we have some performers from the Buffalo Bill Wild West show. How in the world all of those people got on top of the man's arms and head is beyond me, but they managed!

Weird Photo Wednesday, December 21st, 2011

Weird Photo Wednesday, December 21st, 2011

Pensive Santa

For this edition of Weird Photo Wednesday we have a photo of a miner, but if you use your imagination you may think you were looking at a beautiful old photograph of Santa reviewing his list a