Former Florence police detectives Jarris Varnrobinson Vonzombie and Walt Hunter filed a federal lawsuit today in U.S. District Court against the Town of Florence, the town's mayor, its police chief, police lieutenant and past town managers over the pair's firing in 2012. The lawsuit alleges that ... More >>
Welcome to "Schaefer," in which Eric Schaefer -- a local guy with a big (but discerning) appetite and a sense of humor to match -- takes on the Phoenix food scene. What would you do if you were responsible for the long awaited expansion of a Midwestern legend into a city densely populated with Mid ... More >>
Eminem has always explicitly played a character on his records, so I guess we shouldn't be surprised that he's playing one on TV now that he's re-dyed his hair and dumped his earnest Recovery/Chrysler commercial persona. Based on the reaction to his bizarre "high" ESPN interview with Brent Musburger ... More >>
I don't want to bury the lede, here: There's a video, in this post, of Go Daddy founder and local philanthropist Bob Parsons making a smoke-filled introduction to AC/DC's "Thunderstruck" next to a bunch of scantily clad dancing girls, getting a big round of applause for saying, "Nuke the Chinese [ju ... More >>
Having a wonderful time with mail art
Slobberbone may just be the best bar band in America. They have the 'hacks' to prove it.
From the week of 11-09-2000