If there were a field guide to spotting members of a political party, the Arizona Democrat would be listed as a "rare bird."Still, there are some identifiable types of Democrats from here, as observed in their natural habitats. Check out our run-down of 10 types of Arizona Dems:
It's difficult to listen to Republican Congressman Matt Salmon's gay son explain his relationship with his father.See, he says their relationship is better than ever, but Congressman Salmon doesn't think his son should be allowed to marry a man -- and his son claims to be fine with that. Even if he ... More >>
Yves Rossy: publicity stuntman.After bailing on his über-hyped plan to fly over the Grand Canyon with a jet pack on Friday, Swiss daredevil Yves Rossy, 51, successfully made the flight over Arizona's most famous landmark this morning.Last week, we suggested that Rossy's decision to sc ... More >>
tequila.netDeeDee Blase is taking a shot at changing Latino voting habits.DeeDee Blase, Arizona's Republican immigration activist, has a message for the Tea Party. "Move aside, the Tequila Party is here," she said at an afternoon press conference. The Tequila Party is a non-partisan voter-regis ... More >>
The City of TucsonA mention of Columbine evokes images of two teenage gunman shooting up a school full of terrified classmates. Waco? The public mind recalls the infamous standoff and siege, the flames that ripped through a compound and the more than 80 people who died. Will ... More >>
www.saysomethingfunny.comGay-rights advocates spiced things up at a meeting of the Senate Armed Services Committee this morning by protesting Senator John McCain and his vow to filibuster a vote on a bill that includes the repeal of "don't ask, don't tell" -- the United States military's su ... More >>
photos8.comI just read two stories that freaked me out a bit, and now it's finally sinking in just why. First, this: MSNBC's "U.N.: Tiger on 'verge of extinction'" And then, a while later, this: Time Magazine's "In Praise of the Endangered Restaurant Critic." It's a jungle out there.
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