Colin St. John

Colin spends most of his time in his hometown of Denver, Colorado. He writes about a variety of subjects for Esquire, Playboy, Rolling Stone, Pitchfork and others. These subjects include, but are not limited to: arm-wrestling, Phish, chicken sandwiches, and beer.
Culture
12.23.2016 7:00 PM
How to Smoke Your Christmas Weed at Home Without Being Grinch-y About It
Colin St. John
You're headed back to your parents' house for the holidays. Here's how to best toke up under the mistletoe.
Culture
10.31.2016 5:37 PM
53 Halloween Candies, Ranked
Colin St. John
A 32-year-old man with no children weighs in on the ultimate fall treats.
Entertainment
6.11.2016 7:31 PM
Tokyo Toy Show Shows Off the Cute, High-Tech, and Bizarre 
Colin St. John
The two-day fest takes place every two years and opened its doors today.
Science
6.11.2016 6:40 PM
Watch: Delta IV Heavy, World's Largest Rocket, Successfully Launches Into Space
Colin St. John
Delivering spy satellites to space never looked so good.
Innovation
6.11.2016 5:10 PM
How to Save Your Synced Photos Before Facebook Deletes Them
Colin St. John
Facebook is threatening some of your pics if you don't download its app, Moments. What to do?
Mind and Body
6.11.2016 4:31 PM
Guardsman Faints During Queen's Birthday: Here’s Why
Colin St. John
Not one but two of Queen Elizabeth's Guard have taken a spill during her 90th birthday celebration. Why?
Entertainment
6.9.2016 9:56 PM
It's Time for the White Stripes to Reunite
Colin St. John
LCD Soundsystem surprised a lot of people by coming back. Here's why Jack and Meg need to do the same.
Entertainment
5.26.2016 6:42 PM
With EOTO, Lotus, and Infamous Stringdusters, Are Jam Bands About to Be Cool Again?
Colin St. John
The recent indie approval of the much-maligned genre might pave the way for further social acceptance.
Entertainment
5.25.2016 9:58 PM
Why Do People Care About an Avalanches Comeback? 
Colin St. John
The Australian group may be releasing music as early as this week. Here's why that matters.
Entertainment
5.20.2016 5:04 PM
The 10 Best Tracks on the National's 'Day of the Dead' Compilation
Colin St. John
There are 59 of 'em. Let's break down the cream (puff war) of the crop.
Entertainment
5.19.2016 8:11 PM
Why Red Rocks Is the Best Music Venue in the U.S.
Colin St. John
You better get out of my face with that Gorge nonsense. 
Entertainment
5.12.2016 9:46 PM
11 Bands Who Might Be the Next Radiohead
Colin St. John
Radiohead might be taking a victory lap. Who will fill the group's mammoth shoes? Here's some options.
Entertainment
5.9.2016 11:53 PM
Radiohead's 'A Moon Shaped Pool' Is a Tone Poem to Oxford, England
Colin St. John
The band's hometown has found its new soundtrack.
Entertainment
4.27.2016 10:19 PM
Chatting With Conan O'Brien's Only Twitter Pal
Colin St. John
Six years ago, Conan decided to follow only one person. That still holds. Amy Schumer follows her too, now.
Culture
4.21.2016 1:06 PM
Can Corky Keep the Lights On? Rescuing the Neon Signs of Denver's Colfax Avenue
Colin St. John
One man's quest to save the signs in Denver points to a larger, national concern.
Culture
4.7.2016 12:20 PM
Can Parquet Courts' New Album Save Indie Rock?
Colin St. John
The band's words aren't to be taken lightly.
Culture
4.5.2016 7:31 PM
'Cosmopolitan's Amy Odell Is a Fashion Outsider Turned Insider
Colin St. John
If you're wondering which fashion bloggers to follow on Twitter, wonder no longer.
Science
4.5.2016 4:35 PM
In The New 'BFG' Trailer, Spielberg Shows the BFG's Face
Colin St. John
Steven Spielberg's interpretation of Roald Dahl's colossus gets his first close-up.
Entertainment
3.14.2016 6:23 PM
'Mr. Robot' Season 2 to Feature Encryption as Major Plot Thread
Colin St. John
Creator Sam Esmail reveals to SXSW crowd that tech privacy is on the show's radar, big time.
Culture
2.26.2016 8:44 PM
'Popular Mechanics' Editor Ryan D'Agostino Goes to the Oscars | MEDIA DIET
Colin St. John
Pro-tip: It's time we all follow Jerry Bruckheimer on Twitter.