Last night, the Red Mountain Tea Party hosted its second speaker in a row who heads an organization found on the Southern Poverty Law Center's list of hate groups. Bradlee Dean, called an activist, author, and radio show host in fliers publicizing the event--and called "rabidly anti-gay" by the SP ... More >>
From now 'til we publish the 2012 edition of Best of Phoenix, New Times and Chow Bella present 100 Tastemakers -- Valley residents who make the cut in our culinary scene. Some you'll know; for others, it'll be a first introduction (but likely not the last). While you're here, check out our 100 Creat ... More >>
This is the fake photo of Osama bin Laden's bullet-riddled body that's been floating around the Internet today. Hopefully we'll see the real deal sometime soon. â€‹As you may have heard, Osama bin Laden, the POS responsible for the deaths of thousands of people and who managed to evade capture -- an ... More >>
Usually, folks like to compare Sheriff Joe to rather nefarious historical figures, you know, like Bull Connor, Idi Amin, Augusto Pinochet, Benito Mussolini (well, they're both Italian), and so on. But the Man from Galilee? The Prince of Peace? The Light of This World? Jesus Christ himself? That's t ... More >>
Mr. "Corruption-Based Chutzpah" in the flesh...Those wisenheimers over at the blog Talking Points Memo have honored Maricopa County's corrupt top constable with one of their annual "Golden Duke" awards, "given in recognition of great accomplishments in muckiness including acts of vena ... More >>
The Sanchezes are American citizens who've been in this country longer than Joe Arpaio's family. The Sanchezes are criminally brown.
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The patriotic pigeon uses the bleedin facts to peck holes in the rantings of 9/11 conspiracy wacktivists!
Stinky by-product of the studio system
This year, blood-soaked extreme metal took its rightful place in the world of heavy music
County lawmen boffing hookers isn't Sheriff Joe's only problem. Fed up with his thuggery, Arpaio's own political party has targeted him for defeat
Our cafe critic goes Italian under America West Arena
Pronto relies on its reputation more so than its fare for success
One of the world's most notorious holy men is quietly giving Mass in Sun City
The North Side Kings mix mob stereotypes with hard-core rock. Got a problem?
Once more, Tim Allen drops a lump of coal down the chimney in Santa Clause 2
Veteran Phoenix lawyer Gary Peter Klahr fought The Bar and The Bar won
Pioneering photojournalist Morris Berman's images are powerful portraits of this American life
Rediscovered cache of castoff communiqués captures World War II and 1940s Phoenix
Tim Robbins misses the mark in Cradle Will Rock
Ike & Tina's sizzling Carnegie Hall date, plus previews of Big Jack Johnson and James Harman
The Garden of the Finzi-Continis blooms again