All in all, 2012 hasn't been that bad of a year. Some good stuff transpired, and some of it happened because New Times' scribes made it happen. Usually to some very deserving recipients.
The great H.L. Mencken said it long ago, and it still holds true today: "Journalism is to politician as dog is t ... More >>
Here's the thing about the propositions on the ballot for tomorrow's election: for the most part, they're boring, and at the end of the day, you may not really give a damn.Thankfully, people like ousted state Senate President Russell Pearce, Governor Jan Brewer, and the lobbyists from Center for Ari ... More >>
Tom Horne grins as ethnic studies supporters yell at him in a new YouTube video.
A news release this morning from state Attorney General Tom Horne states that his office released a video of Raza studies supporters this morning.
That statement's not correct. And that's just the first weird asp ... More >>
Following our post today about Augustus Shaw, who's running for the State Legislature, a reader pointed us to an Arizona Guardian article published today that spells even more trouble for the ethically challenged HOA lawyer.
Shaw lied about where he lives in official election ... More >>
Jarrett Maupin, a former candidate for Phoenix mayor, was arrested and booked into jail today by deputies from the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office.
Details are scant at this point, but a news release (reprinted below) put out by the Sheriff's Office says Maupin is accused of lying to sheriff's i ... More >>