Lubbock is calling |

Lubbock is calling

Hey, John Hornblower, go blow your noisy horn elsewhere (“Events suffocate Aspen, Snowmass,” letters, The Aspen Times).

You don’t like Jazz Aspen, Food & Wine and The X Games? Let’s see: music, food, wine and sports. Why else does one come to Aspen/Snowmass?

And I thought I was old and boring. But hold on, professor. May I thoughtfully suggest you consider Lubbock, Texas. Yes, voted 2020’s most boring city in America. And as your luck would have it, they also have your favorite event: ducky derby.

Kelley Mitchell


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Aspen and Snowmass Village make the Aspen Times’ work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.