After spending a year studying 156 penises in Uganda, researchers say male circumcision reduces bacteria on the penis, and perhaps is the reason why circumcision can protect men from contracting HIV.Scientists have been studying the relationship between circumcision and rates of HIV for more than tw ... More >>
Arpaio, howlin' at the moon in his appearance on the Thom Hartmann radio show: The fun begins about 16:18 in
Hat tip to Phoenix videographer Dennis Gilman for letting me know about Sheriff Joe Arpaio's appearance Thursday on the uber-lefty Thom Hartmann show, where he howled at the moon, boasted ab ... More >>
So there's punk-rap, nerd-rap, avant-rap, and...oh, only about a gazillion other hyphenated hip-hop subgenres. Open Mike Eagle describes his style as "art rap." At least for now.
"I'm unable to replace it," he laughs, speaking with me via phone from his home in Los Angeles. "And it's not even that ... More >>
Wish We Had Acres' Phoenix chicken house, featured on the Tour de Coops.
All over town, folks are doing the chicken dance. Last weekend's Tour de Coops proved that -- check out our slideshow if you missed it.
Now you have a chance to show off your design skills in th ... More >>
Thrice has been a staple in the alternative rock world for more than a decade. But even to those paying close attention, the band's extensive catalog is hard to keep up with.
Their eighth album, Major/Minor, was released on September 20 and is --as usual-- another stage in the band's impressive ev ... More >>
www.agriculturesnetwork.orgFor Ugandan women, backyard chicken farming is more then just a cute hobby -- it's a way of life. At least, they would like it to be. And with help from a new breed of highly productive chickens -- documented by researchers at Arizona State University -- ... More >>
DK StricklerName: David Kevin StricklerAKA: DK Strickler
Current gigs: Retro Hi-Fi Sundays at SideBar, and private/public events on
Thursday, Fridays, Saturdays.
Genres spun: House and all it's varied sub-genres, space and indie disco, organic lounge and downtempo.How did you get started as a D ... More >>
Kris Kobach, defensive and dodgy in this Fox 10 interviewFox 10 News has posted a 13 minute interview that reporter Steve Krafft recently did with nativist law prof Kris Kobach, the guy who'll be "training" all 881 of Sheriff Joe's gendarmes on immigration law. It's an interesting watch, if only to ... More >>