rss Email Author Benjamin Leatherman

Awards

2004 Stories by Benjamin Leatherman

Archives: 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2001
  • Ghouls on Film

    published August 26, 2004

    Fri 8/27 Adult puppetry is all the rage these days, but the folks at Skeleton Puppetry Theatre don't think the genre's sexual innuendo... More >>

  • Bum Deal

    published August 26, 2004

    Hell hath no fury like a wanna-be filmmaker scorned. After being left in financial ruin by a Nashville investment banker nearly 18 years ago,... More >>

  • Mano-a-Mono

    published August 19, 2004

    Thu 8/19 Radio drama? These days, there isn't much, unless Rush Limbaugh's bout with OxyContin counts as dramatic fare. But there was a... More >>

  • Caught on Film

    published August 19, 2004

    Fri 8/20 What if Spider-Man 2 or The Bourne Supremacy had skipped out on Phoenix movie theaters? Madness would take to... More >>

  • Pak'ed House

    published August 12, 2004

    Sat 8/14 Things get pretty dead around these parts during the dog days of summer, especially when it comes to nationalistic... More >>

  • School of Jock

    published August 12, 2004

    Scheduling the Phoenix Mercury's annual clinic to coincide with the Summer Olympics is a slam-dunk way of cashing in on all the, uh, hoopla... More >>

  • Photo Finish

    published August 12, 2004

    8/12-8/31 Jen and Scott Sanders, owners of the Paper Heart, 750 Grand Avenue, pride themselves on providing something for everyone. So... More >>

  • Wild Stallions

    published August 12, 2004

    Troy Tinker sounds exasperated as he explains why the World Famous Lipizzaner Stallions Tour would be of interest to discerning hipsters.... More >>

  • Oddio Expression

    published August 5, 2004

    Fri 8/6 This is not your typical shake-ya-ass music: "Open your eyes, see eye to eye with me/Righteous lives, that's how we try to... More >>

  • Hex on Us

    published July 29, 2004

    7/30-8/1 Don't hate the players -- hate the game. Back in the day, all we needed was Mountain Dew, a few Snickers bars, Super Nintendo,... More >>

  • Waiting to Exhale

    published July 29, 2004

    Oppressed smokers of the Valley, cheer up: Dave Attell feels your pain. Whether surviving a smoking ban or forking over a fiver to satisfy a... More >>

  • Rhythm and Rhyme

    published July 22, 2004

    Wed 7/28 What Zephryn Conte does with a beat is easily defined: anything she wants. To be more precise, Conte, who's "somewhere between... More >>

  • Thrilling Me

    published July 22, 2004

    Sun 7/25 So much for the pity. The only splash Lollapalooza 2004 made was in the toilet, but The Thrills bounced back instantly from... More >>

  • Off the Cuffs

    published July 15, 2004

    7/16-7/18 John DiResta's got a new catchphrase he hopes will grab the nation by the balls: "How's your cock?" asks the portly comedian... More >>

  • Wheel Watchers

    published July 15, 2004

    Sat 7/17 Now that he's pimped his own ride, Robert Aguilar will be rollin' with his homies from Mystical Car Club to the first Car &... More >>

  • Conversation All-Stars

    published July 15, 2004

    The crossover has always been the mega-event in the comic book kingdom. Fanatics easily spout off titles like Aliens vs. Predator or 1978's... More >>

  • Pablo's Honey

    published July 8, 2004

    Sun 7/11 Say the name Pablo Neruda to the average Joe, and you'll probably get blank stares in return (or, at best, a slight dawn of... More >>

  • Shots in the Dark

    published July 8, 2004

    Sat 7/10 Alcohol and night golfing -- it's a winning combination. Leave it to the geniuses at the Papago Brewing Company to dream up... More >>

  • Slick Willy

    published July 1, 2004

    7/2-8/6 Since we were mere babes, we've tentatively unwrapped each chocolate bar, hoping that famed golden ticket was inside. Alas,... More >>

  • "POW" Wows

    published July 1, 2004

    7/1-7/31 The folks at downtown's Trunk Space Gallery are mining comic value -- in the most literal sense. A portion of proceeds from... More >>

  • Hung Fury

    published June 24, 2004

    6/24-7/9 Local artist Karen Fiorito knows she's on someone's -- or some government agency's -- list. The question, though, isn't which... More >>

  • Snakes Alive

    published June 24, 2004

    Black and teal confetti litters the floor of America West Arena as the Arizona Rattlers are mobbed by the press, having just outlasted the... More >>

  • Excite Bikes

    published June 17, 2004

    Nate Adams blasts the engine of his Yamaha YZ 250 motorbike to nearly 10,000 RPMs, assaulting spectators with a machine-gun-like staccato and... More >>

  • Cowboy Junkies

    published June 10, 2004

    Fri 6/11 If genetic soda jerks made a milk shake of Allen Ginsberg's, Baxter Black's and George Carlin's DNA, they'd get JL Reed --... More >>

  • Draggin' Tale

    published June 10, 2004

    Sat 6/12 An old Sesame Street ditty ("One of these things is not like the others . . .") will prove useful this Saturday, June... More >>

Display results per page << Prev  |  1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  Next >>
Archives: 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2001
Loading...