Episodes hosted by Vanessa Martinez

69: Fail

This week on the Diatribe, we discuss the fallibility of Colorado’s direct file law, the selection of Frontier’s new mascot (will it stink?), and Mayor Hancock’s “welcome to Denver” messages for the DIA train. 5280 senior editor Natasha Gardner joins Vanessa, Joel, and Jared in the studio (with Julian and Ron both behind the glass) […]


Episode 66: Jury Duty, School Choice, and the Fickle Wench

On this week’s episode, we ask Joel how to get out of jury duty, express bewilderment over Denver Public Schools’ new school-choice program, and plug the shit out of our upcoming live event, Killing the Cow Town. Josh and Vanessa will likely never be summoned for jury duty, but if they are, Joel’s recent Slate […]