Merriam-Webster tends to be bland sometimes, so we consulted the Urban Dictionary to define some Arizona-related things.Check out our top 10 finds (which doesn't include any grotesque sexual acts!):
Thanks to the language differences between Anglos, Mexicans, and various Native American tribes, there are a whole lot of places around Arizona that no one really seems to know how to pronounce.Check out 10 such places, along with our best ideas for how they're supposed to be pronounced:
Impact Zone shows wrestlers the ropes
The new governor appears to have double-crossed environmental supporters in choosing some new agency heads.
Arizona Public Service's lax policies sent an APS serviceman, drunk and stoned, on a collision course with a Mesa family. Lucky for APS, the serviceman committed suicide.
From the week of January 3, 2002
Angry customers say a Valley log home builder has stolen their dreams and pocketed their cash
Cruising the Valley's irrigation system with the zanjeros, ditch riders of the old Southwest
Star-struck Hollywood hopefuls fight to make the scene in Phoenix's filmland fringe.
A Mexican gray wolf pack learns to kill cattle and loses its freedom
Ninety years ago, an electric company harnessed all 14 miles of Fossil Creek. Now, environmentalists want the water set free.
No matter what happens on the field, ASU athletics hits pay dirt every game--with a nonstop stream of advertisements
A lovable elk, Channel 12's Jineane Ford and the untimely death of the town mascot that shook a community
Should boom towns like Prescott let little things like water shortages keep them from growing?
An obscure old folk album reveals a place where stories--both spoken and sung--are priceless heirlooms
In Pine and Strawberry, the groundwater runs down to Phoenix. Now water reserves are shrinking, the two paradisiacal Mogollon Rim hamlets are drying out--and hardly anyone wants to admit it.
Is the Lone Fire a preview of California-style infernos to come?
FOR THE ARIZONA THUNDERSTORM CHASERS, THE SKY'S THE LIMIT. AND THEREIN LIES THE RUB.
YEAH. THAT'S HOW THE GAME AND FISH DEPARTMENT CATCHES ILLEGAL HUNTERS WITH THEIR PANTS DOWN.
THERE ARE 34 SPECIES OF SCORPIONS IN ARIZONA. ONE OF THEM IS IN YOUR SHOE.
THE WOODS ARE LOVELY, DARK AND DEEP; THE FOREST SERVICE HAS PROMISES TO KEEP