Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne looked so peaceful during his testimony Wednesday afternoon that if someone told me he'd done a bong hit during lunch, I'd have to consider the possibility. It was marked change from the rest of the hearing into his, um, alleged campaign finance shenanigans, which ... More >>
Despite becoming the butt of jokes for his concerns about the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya, Senator John McCain got his way -- U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice told NBC News she's taking herself out of the running for the secretary of state post.In a letter to President Obama, Rice expl ... More >>
John Holmberg has been at the helm of Holmberg's Morning Sickness on KUPD for 10 years. The weight of the fact does not escape him. "Wow," Holmberg says over the phone, his trademark voice in full effect. "[That] makes me feel old. Makes me feel useless. This is not the way this [was] suppose ... More >>
Cafe PressIt's never too early to become a patriot.We might not be getting pictures of Osama bin Laden's corpse from Barack Obama -- but there's some interesting memorabilia for sale. The Toronto Star is reporting that t-shirts, greeting cards and coffee mugs celebrating bin Laden's death are se ... More >>
Horne, born in Canada to Nazi-fleeing parents, knows better...or shouldGovernor Jan Brewer and Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne have issued a joint press release denouncing the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals' 2-1 decision today upholding District Court Judge Susan R. Bolton's injunction of four ke ... More >>
Just Another Day...J.T. Ready and a fellow neo-Nazi Harry Hughes on "illegal immigration patrol" in the Vekol ValleyI called Santa Cruz County Sheriff Tony Estrada Thursday about a report I'd read on the Website of NBC affiliate KVOA Tucson concerning four border crossers fired upon by two men weari ... More >>
from LittleGreenFootballsOne pic you won't see in the doc: Ron Paul, ex-KKK Grand Wizard Don Black, and Black's son Derek.Whenever Congressman Ron Paul shuffles off this mortal coil, he'll have no dearth of hagiographers. Indeed, he already has plenty, like the makers of the documentary For Liberty, ... More >>
www.necn.com Congressman John Shadegg talking baby-speak the other day. Congressman John Shadegg's theatrics on the floor of the House of Representatives are becoming almost legendary. By legendary, we mean borderline insane.
The author of the book Muslim Mafia, which received a glowing endorsement from Arizona Congressman John Shadegg (pictured), is using the tragedy at Fort Hood, Texas, last week as a battle cry for a "backlash against the Muslim community and its leaders."Hold on -- that's just the beginning.
The next President of the United States? I hope so... (photo by Jillian Sloan) Part rock concert. Part college pep rally. That's what it felt like as Senator Barack Obama wowed a near-capacity crowd at PHX's Veterans Memorial Coliseum Wednesday evening. The almost 14,000 in attendance had waited ov ... More >>
Local NSM rep Scott Hume, alias, "Shawn Hughes" at one of the Pruitt's protests in December. Well, NSM-PHX acting unit leader Scott Hume (alias "Shawn Hughes") has jerked most of his stuff off the Web since last week's post "Another neo-Nazi in the nativist woodpile," but much of it lives on in cac ... More >>
Pat Curley slices through the loony conspiracy theories at his influential "Screw Loose Change" Web site
Preach on, my revolutionary, rich-ass brother.... Right-wing lip-flapper Darrell Ankarlo of the Mormon-owned KTAR 92.3FM had an eyebrow-lifter of a show this a.m., dealing with the statements of Rage Against the Machine firebrand Zack de la Rocha during the recent Rage reunion at Coachella. If you ... More >>
Sofaine Laimeche's long friendship with a 9/11 suspect has put his future in America in doubt
Allegedly, the one on Williams' 'puter had no red line through it, natch. So, get this, the latest scuttlebutt about Eric "Holocaust-denier" Williams' participation in the Chandler 9/11 Accountability Conference is that he allegedly had a freakin' ginormous swastika screensaver on his laptop w ... More >>
The taloned one takes on the 9/11 liars' confab in Chandler and rips the white sheet off right-wing radio hatemonger "Dumbass Darrell" Ankarlo
Holocaust-denier Eric Williams at his conference booth on Sunday. While the rest of the civilized world was at home Sunday watching Marty Scorsese finally win an Oscar, I was hanging out with the conspiranuts at the Chandler 9/11 conference, and though I have only limited time because I'm on ... More >>
The brazen buzzard outs anti-Semites at the Chandler 9/11 conference, and sheds a tear for the Tribune's Slim Shady and a few more for the near-deceased Chez Nous
The Bird asks Pinal County: Want to get somebody deserving indicted? Try Joe Arpaio underling David Hendershott, for destroying evidence
The Phoenix branch of the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement bureau is Exhibit A of this country's failed border policies
The patriotic pigeon uses the bleedin facts to peck holes in the rantings of 9/11 conspiracy wacktivists!
Signs of the times: The feathered fiend asks the sheriff if he's ever eaten a pink taco and invades the mind of a Grassfire.org bigot
The winged wonder on John McCain's righteous anti-torture stance, Stepford-like Gilbert and changes at hipster haven Lux
Moore's controversial documentary paints a portrait of incompetence
George Johnson is quickly becoming the most notorious developer in Arizona
In search of the unexpected and the unusual
Cole Bailey's on a quest to vanquish Valley neo-Nazis who beat his son to death
To outsiders, the Phoenix Police Department's Special Assignments Unit is meant to be an overwhelming show of force. The inside story is much more powerful.
The Arizona Legislature may prove to be too much for ASU's unsinkable Michael Crow
Valley glass blowers and head shops fear prosecution, as Operation Pipe Dream shuts down a local manufacturer
God, Boys, Madness and the Sacred Art of One Shot, One Kill. A Meditation.
Assignment to Afghanistan is just another stop for local journalist
Donald Miller has rewritten one of the best books on World War II, but will anyone care?
From the week of October 18, 2001