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1. Freedom Cage: Freedom Cage is the brilliantly oxymoronic name given to the small chunk of asphalt designated as the place of prot...  
2. Satan's Steed: Satan's Steed is one of the nicknames of the blue horse sculpture just outside of the Denver International Airport....
3. Gayborhood, The: Refers to the Capitol Hill area.  
4. Denver Donkeys: Loving and loyal reference (in the most self-depreciating way) to the Denver Broncos. See: Denver Broncos, Orang...  
5. 13th Step, The: The 13th step of the State Capitol Building (on the west side) happens to be situated exactly one mile (5280 feet) ...  
6. Front Range, The: The local reference to a series of mountain peaks (some as high as 14,000 feet) just beyond the continental divide  
7. Mountain Pie: A Colorado-stle pizza, made with honey in the crust and often topped with a spicy sauce.  
8. LODO: Denver's lower downtown area.
9. Most Lustful City in America: Forbes Magazine bestowed this honor upon the Mile-High city in light of its record breaking contraceptive sales.  
10. Five Points: Five Points is among Denver's oldest neighborhoods, as evidenced by the Victorian homes mixed in among newer housin...  
11. CIA Wall: A "legal" graffiti wall located in an alley near the Colorado Institute of Art.  
12. Gay Park, The: Refers to Cheeseman Park in Capitol Hill.  
13. Mile High City: A nickname for Denver based on the fact that its elevation is one mile above sea level (5280 feet).  
14. Abilenian  
15. Foothills, The: Denver is actually located 15 miles east of here-a gentle series of peaks ranging from 7,000 to 11,000 feet-and not...  
Denver Tagline
"John Denver was NOT full of shit" Edit | History