There's more to the UFO community than tales of lights in the sky and little green men.In this week's New Times cover story, Jason P. Woodbury examines the parts that make up the International UFO Congress, which is held outside Phoenix.
How cute. The annual International UFO Congress will take place over the next few days at a small conference center at the Radisson Fort McDowell hotel in the Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation. Self-described alien abductees and experts on UFOs, aliens, sasquatches and crop circles are part of the lin ... More >>
The number-one story on the CBS 5 website at the time of this post is a report of a man who claims he has a Bigfoot corpse.This, of course, comes from the local news station that claims to be "telling it like it is" -- with a history of reports on alleged evidence of UFOs, chupacabras, and Bigfoot.
Wherever it is along the sonic plane that shoegaze collides with post-rock, Montreal quartet Besnard Lakes thrives, cooking up haunted, atmospheric sprawls that tickle the introspectively inclined. Their fourth release, Until In Excess, Imperceptible UFO, also marks their third nomination for the ... More >>
PETA, an organization that seems to have a never-ending supply of publicity stunts, has a new one for us -- its appeal to people in Arizona who believe in aliens.See also:-UFO Convention Brings Skeptics, Scientists (and a Few Loonies) to Arizona
Think Mother Nature is behind all of those intense dust storms we like to call the haboob phenomena? Well what if the rolling dirt clouds were actually kicked up by an alien spacecraft landing in Phoenix and not the product of atmospheric currents? On any other day it might seem like a ridiculous ... More >>
There were no blind people around to ruin Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio's birthday this year, so he sent the boys in beige to round up some brown folks, then went to race go-karts.Illegal-immigrant roundup/"employer sanctions operation" number 61 took place this mornings at a car parts store in ... More >>
In less than a year, KPHO -- always "Telling it Like it is" -- has managed to run three stories about chupacabra sightings.Now the local news station is tackling bigger and badder mythical beasts, hooking up with the Navajo Nation Rangers to check out "investigative reports" of other creatures that ... More >>
globemagazine.comJoe Arpaio, once again makin' Maricopa County proud He's swiped $100 million from taxpayer-protected funds to use for his own pet programs, engaged in high-profile shenanigans with former fellow Sith Lord and ex-County Attorney Andrew Thomas -- monkeyshines rivaling Watergate in cor ... More >>
Abductees and wannabes gather on the rez to gamble and grumble
Jason Shelton lights one up. Too bad it ain't a doobie They're baaaaaack. Yep, like a rash of bed bugs you thought the exterminator had smoked out, the "troofers," those nutty guys and gals who believe 9/11 was an "inside job" by the Bush administration will be active once again come this ninth ann ... More >>
Ghosts, Martians, and crop circles. Wow.
Arizona Republic clip of "Phoenix Lights" Remember when many Phoenicians saw UFOs? Even former Governor Fife Symington eventually fessed up to seeing the giant, V-shaped formation of lights cruising slowly through the sky The so-called "Phoenix lights, appeared suddenly on the night of ... More >>
NASA can always depend on the Phoenix area for UFO reports. Our clear skies and large population apparently make the Valley number one when it comes to hysterical cries of alien invasion every time a research balloon goes up. Following yesterday's media reports about the earthly origins of a sph ... More >>
Even the Sky Harbor lookouts had "no idea" what the darned things were, Gregor says.
UFO-hunting shutterbugs display the fright stuff
Rappers in line for takeoff
Beam me up, Becky
These aren't your average freaks at Fetish Ball II
ASU displays rare works
Mel Gibson has a close encounter with God or just a mean E.T.
Rosa's Mexican Grill
Meet alien abductee/author/prophet Marcia Schafer and the UFO-seeing, consciousness- raising, technology-obsessed new wave of New Age
The "Phoenix Lights" made Frances Emma Barwood the darling of the global space-alien lobby. And it'stransformed computer geek Jim Dilettoso into a star in the UFO firmament.
Mastermind behind Valley's "unidentified non-flying objects" revealed!
IS JAMES J. DILETTOSO A TECHNO GOD OR JUST ANOTHER FLOPPY DISCIPLE? EVEN HE CAN'T SAY FOR SURE.