It's now June, and the heat is on. Between the backyard barbeques and triple-degree temperatures, summer is here to stay.Pop music is littered with songs about summer, including "Summer Lovin'" "Summertime Blues", "Summer of '69", and how could we forget that "School's Out" for summer?Pull up a l ... More >>
This is a beautiful video about a candy shop on a street in Hanoi, part of etsy's Handmade Life series. Watch it -- just because.
If "Hair of the dog" doesn't do it for ya, give "Juice of the snake" a try. In a rather repulsive example of how "That which does not kill you makes you stronger," snake wine (made predominantly in Vietnam, Thailand and other parts of Southeast Asia) is said to contain medicinal properties t ... More >>
www.usnews.comJohn McCain in a North Vietnamese prison after being shot down over HanoiA member of GOP Senate hopeful J.D. Hayworth's campaign staff seems to think that Senator John McCain -- Hayworth's opponent in the Republican primary for Senate -- "turned [his] back" on his Navy colleagues.Sh ... More >>
Since monsoons seem to be the only news in town, New Times chief meteorologist Robert Nelson answers your Monsoon 2002 questions
Can Tom Liddy use his father's notoriety to break into Congress?
Let's have a look at John McCain's military personnel file
From the Week of February 17, 2000
The senator's five years as a prisoner of war have been widely viewed as heroic. But as he prepares a White House bid, a small group of detractors is determined to expose him as a wartime traitor
A Glendale couple forges a national alliance and a personal bond in their mutual quest to find the 2,087 Vietnam-era POWs and MIAs
Breaking up is hard to do, but it looks as though some national reporters have stopped kissing up to John McCain
The story of a psychotic Vietnam veteran who died on the streets rattles the mental-health-care and judicial communities, triggering investigations and calls for reform
ARIZONA SET OUT TO CREATE THE BEST MENTAL-HEALTH-CARE SYSTEM MONEY COULD BUY. IT ENDED UP WITH A PROGRAM AS DYSFUNCTIONAL AS THE PEOPLE IT SERVES.