Former state Senator Kyrsten Sinema is many things: a Democratic candidate for the U.S. House in Arizona's Ninth Congressional District, a strident advocate for lefty causes, a one-time supporter of erstwhile Green Party presidential candidate Ralph Nader.
And, according to the nonprofit National As ... More >>
Let's all play Sand Land's new favorite game... Illinois Congressman Luis Gutierrez is freaking cool. A passionate pro-immigrant advocate and enemy of nativist goobers everywhere, the guy also has a sense of humor, as evidenced by his appearance on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives this ... More >>
Representative Luis Gutierrez of Illinois conducts a pop quiz on "spot the immigrant" this morning on the House floor while discussing the Supreme Court decision to allow the "papers please" provision of SB1070 to stand.
On this C-SPAN video (fast-forward to 15 seconds), Gutierrez bla ... More >>
http://blog.thaeger.comMuppet look alike: Fozzy Bear and Jack BlackEverybody's favorite friendly gang of puppets are finally coming to a theater near you very soon, just in time for Thanksgiving.Jason Segel and The Muppets are not only bringing you what will probably be an excellent movie but als ... More >>
As we announced last week, bearded angel Sam Beam of Iron & Wine will officially be gracing Phoenix with his presence at the beginning of December.Presumably he'll be performing songs from his latest album, Kiss Each Other Clean, as well as classics from past albums including The Shepherd's D ... More >>
Christofer Drew"my moustache is my life; my life is my moustache."It looks like Christofer Drew has crushed the hearts of thousands of girls across the country.Since Up on the Sun last talked to Drew in this totally true interview (which Drew Tweeted himself), where he announced he's moving on fr ... More >>
Miley Cyrus, writhing around in a blindfoldThese days, it seems like a lot of female singers in their late teens are trying to out-do each other when it comes to sexing it up. You've got Selena Gomez soaked and singing in the rain. Then there is Taylor Momsen, whose outfits of choice these days a ... More >>
The kids love himIt seems like, after Selena Gomez, the Owl City concert may have brought some of the youngest fans Marquee Theatre has ever seen to the venue. The tween-friendly artist's non-offensive lyrics and sugary sweet melodies sold out the spot, bringing both kids and their parents to the ... More >>
Unless you're pretty young you probably don't take notice of teen/tween pop sensations liek Taylor swift until they're, say, trashed talked by Kanye West or appearing on Saturday Night Live.If so, maybe you don't know who Selena Gomez is. Gomez who was named after the Selena you probably have hea ... More >>