Hot Links: Obama Camp Opens Arizona HQ, Al Franken Wins in Minnesota, Sarah Palin's Sportscasting Stab, and More.

By Stephen Lemons

Obama campaign opens Arizona digs. The ACLU's Dan Pochoda beats bogus trespass charge. (Congrats, Dan!) Backyard wrestling ring busted by po-po. Speed camera van driver popped for DUI. Giants crush D-Backs. Mercury not swift enough for Shock. SNL's Franken wins Minnesota Senate primary. Let the Al Franken decade begin! Sarah Palin's stab at sportscasting: If only it had worked out. Jury selection continues in O.J. theft case. And study says Valley population at 10 million come 2050. If we had a beach, we'd be L.A.

Obama opens Arizona HQ today.

ACLU legal director acquitted of bogus trespass charge.

Photo-enforcement van driver popped for DUI.

Al Franken wins Senate primary in Minnesota.

Giants stomp D-Backs, 5-4.

The Shock socks Mercury, 89-78.

Border fence to cost $400M more.

Democratic Diva on Obama’s “lipstick on a pig” quote.

Sarah Palin’s stab at sportscasting.

10 million in Valley by 2050, study says.

Jury selection continues in O.J. case.

Backyard wrestling ring busted by Phoenix cops.

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Stephen is a former staff writer and columnist at Phoenix New Times.
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