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    Plymptoons at ASU

    By Jonathan McNamara It's appropriate that Bill Plympton's latest cartoon is about a murder. He gets away with it all the time. Where most animators would concentrate on making characters move fluidly, Plympton prefers stick with a bare minimum o...

    @ Valley Fever by Jonathan McNamara on April 9, 2008 @ 10:50 am
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    On Appreciating Clamato and Parking Tickets

    One of our Arizona politicians once said on the local PBS affiliate's show Horizonte that the "crime" of being undocumented in this country is equivalent legally to that of a parking ticket. Do you know where I can verify this statement? So often in ...

    by Gustavo Arellano on October 23, 2008
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    Feedback from the Issue of Thursday, October 23, 2008

    THE DEAD WIFE Which is to say it is goofy: What a yarn! This one has everything: murder (or was it?), sex, money, Mormons, a dogged cop, victim's diaries ("Death Wish," October 9, and "Cracked Case," October 16, both by Paul Rubin). And the mos...

    on October 23, 2008
  • The AZ GOP Slandered Dan Saban and Used Funny Money for Sheriff Joe. This Lifelong Republican Has Had Enough

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    The AZ GOP Slandered Dan Saban and Used Funny Money for Sheriff Joe. This Lifelong Republican Has Had Enough

    I never really thought my marriage would last, not even when I was standing there in a frumpy white dress saying, "I do." But I never thought I would leave the Republican Party. That, for me, was a constant. That was sacred. But in the past three ...

    by Sarah Fenske on October 23, 2008
  • Are Joe Arpaio and His MCSO's Fiscally Wasteful and Inhumane Antics Finally Catching Up With Him?

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    Are Joe Arpaio and His MCSO's Fiscally Wasteful and Inhumane Antics Finally Catching Up With Him?

    In any other place, the publicity Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio has received recently would be seen as, well, horrendous: ? His supporters launched one of the sleaziest TV political ads ever against his political opponent in the November 4 el...

    by Ray Stern on October 23, 2008
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    2,700 Lawyers Can Be Wrong

    Russell Pearce By Sarah Fenske We posted previously about State Representative Russell Pearce's plan to exempt "public officers" from the oversight of the State Bar of Arizona - a pretty appalling idea on its face (See our previous post .) Now he...

    @ Valley Fever by Sarah Fenske on April 8, 2008 @ 6:45 pm
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    Club Candids: Les Dispenser

    Cherry Bomb!'s April Pre-Pride party at the Rogue on Thursday, April 3rd. By: Lilia Menconi Like it? Click here for more. Oh, Thursdays. Our favorite night to go out. We've all got an early morning, so instead of drunkenly agreeing to go home with ...

    @ Valley Fever by Lilia Menconi on April 8, 2008 @ 6:44 pm
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    The Shoe Still Don't Fit, But...

    Robert Ortloff By Paul Rubin After hearing two months of occasionally riveting testimony, the jury in the Robert Ortloff murder case finally will begin its deliberations tomorrow morning. Just got back from the closing arguments, which took up the...

    @ Valley Fever by Paul Rubin on April 8, 2008 @ 6:27 pm
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    Style Watch: Arizona Tattoo Expo

    By: Aja Viafora: May, a local tattoo artist herself, showed off her unique style at the AZ Tattoo Expo on Sat., April 5. For this ensemble she shopped at her friend's store Only the Lonely who set up a tent at the event. The shirts you will fin...

    @ Valley Fever by Jonathan McNamara on April 8, 2008 @ 10:47 am
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    Russell Pearce: The Savior of Andrew Thomas?

    Dennis Wilenchik By Sarah Fenske Last fall, when special prosecutor Dennis Wilenchik wasn't yet "disgraced former special prosecutor Dennis Wilenchik" and was coming after New Times like a paid assassin, Wilenchik had a quick retort for anyone com...

    @ Valley Fever by Sarah Fenske on April 7, 2008 @ 8:51 pm
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    What This World Needs

    By Paul Rubin Many years ago, an enigmatic and brilliant fellow named Don Van Vliet (who lived somewhere in the Mohave Desert) wrote a tune under his moniker of Captain Beefheart. He called it "Buggy Boogie Woogie." Don growled his way through the...

    @ Valley Fever by Paul Rubin on April 7, 2008 @ 2:54 pm
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    Arizona Tattoo Expo

    By: Aja Viafora Better than: watching LA Ink. Who needs the safety of your own home when you can wander around an expo full of needles? The annual Arizona Tattoo Expo was flooded Mesa Centennial Hall with color and fashion this weekend. Thousands...

    @ Valley Fever by Jonathan McNamara on April 7, 2008 @ 11:02 am
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    Over the Weekend

    By: Jonathan McNamara On Friday a band of Guadalupe residents including mayor Rebecca Jimenez protested Sheriff Arpaio's latest round of anti-immigration sweeps. For more on this story, see Stephen Lemons' story in Feathered Bastard. To see a slide...

    @ Valley Fever by Jonathan McNamara on April 7, 2008 @ 10:17 am
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    Attack of the Mutant Piatas

    There is a certain deficit of creativity in the piata industry that is rivaled only by Hollywood's continued insistence to rehash ancient TV shows rather than come up with an original thought. I mean Sponge Bob? Super Man? Pokemon? I've beaten so ma...

    @ Valley Fever by Jonathan McNamara on April 3, 2008 @ 10:08 pm
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    This Weekend: Eat Your Art Out

    By: Jonathan McNamara With Tempe Music Festival on top of The Black Keys' performance at The Marquee, last weekend was full of musical mayhem. This weekend it's all about the art. You won't get any candy out of these monsters, but don't worry, t...

    @ Valley Fever by Jonathan McNamara on April 3, 2008 @ 9:36 pm
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    Invasion of the Toys!

    By: V'Ming Chew Stepping into Red Hot Robot at Camelback and Central is like entering the colorful and often wicked imaginations of illustrators, designers and practitioners of self-described "lowbrow" art. "At the most basic level, these toys mak...

    @ Valley Fever by Jonathan McNamara on April 3, 2008 @ 2:18 am
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    Tempe Music Festival Wrap-up

    By: Jonathan McNamara Tempe Music Festival may be over, but the stories keep coming. First and foremost, check out our Q&A with Cris Kirkwood of the Meat Puppets on Up on the Sun. The man has some progressive thoughts about marketing: "You know,...

    @ Valley Fever by Jonathan McNamara on April 2, 2008 @ 4:00 pm
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    Style Watch: Tempe Music Festival

    By: Aja Viafora Tempe Music Festival showed that music buffs come in all different styles. From the sun dress-wearing princesses to the accessorizing trendsetters to the name brand shop-a-holics, people strutted their stuff making their own person...

    @ Valley Fever by Jonathan McNamara on April 2, 2008 @ 1:16 pm
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    On Nios Hroes and Blinging Out Your Astrovan with Stickers

    A group of very young soldiers in the Mexican Army was being chased through a castle by U.S. Marines. At the end of the chase, the Mexicans realized they were trapped on a balcony. Instead of falling on their bayonets, they wrapped themselves in Mex...

    by Gustavo Arellano on October 16, 2008
  • A Gilbert Detective Crossed the Line to Turn Doug Grantís Wifeís Bathtub Drowning Into a Murder Case

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    A Gilbert Detective Crossed the Line to Turn Doug Grants Wifes Bathtub Drowning Into a Murder Case

    This is Part 2 of a two-part story. Read Part 1 here. It's September 24, 2008, seven years to the day since Faylene Grant tumbled off a cliff in Utah. Faylene survived the mysterious fall, only to drown in her bathtub three days later after...

    by Paul Rubin on October 16, 2008
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