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Comment Archives: stories: News & Opinion: Feature

Re: “Stop the Presses!

Greetings Professor Falken.
Would you like to play a game?
How about a nice game of Global Thermonuclear War?

12 likes, 2 dislikes
Posted by Joshua Falken on 05/27/2016 at 5:51 AM

Re: “Stop the Presses!

It's all a setup!

Ally Miller is the only person on earth that can save Pima County from the evil Liberals.

Stop the lies and smears.

14 likes, 20 dislikes
Posted by Gerald Fallcon, Editor of the Arizona Daily Gerald on 05/26/2016 at 9:54 PM

Re: “Stop the Presses!

For people who want a real collaborator, someone who's an expert in working to build coalitions, public policy, and political advocacy, Miller's primary opponent is John Winchester.

Visit and click on "donate now".

Rumor is that the folks at the Winchester campaign have instructed their credit card processor to refuse donations from anyone calling himself "Jim Falcon", or listing their employer as "The Arizona Daily Herald".

9 likes, 7 dislikes
Posted by My_name_is_not_Jim_Falcon on 05/26/2016 at 9:52 PM

Re: “Stop the Presses!

So this is where Trump got his ideas from.

23 likes, 6 dislikes
Posted by smithappens on 05/26/2016 at 5:44 PM

Re: “Stop the Presses!

Why does Ally Miller still enjoy financial support from major Republican donors (the usual suspects) when she is clearly unstable? Please stop it.

38 likes, 6 dislikes
Posted by urnumber6 on 05/26/2016 at 1:06 PM

Re: “Stop the Presses!

Meanwhile, nine noble families fight for control of the mythical land of Westeros. Political and sexual intrigue is pervasive. Robert Baratheon, King of Westeros, asks his old friend Eddard, Lord Stark, to serve as Hand of the King, or highest official. Secretly warned that the previous Hand was assassinated, Eddard accepts in order to investigate further. Meanwhile the Queen's family, the Lannisters, may be hatching a plot to take power. Across the sea, the last members of the previous and deposed ruling family, the Targaryens, are also scheming to regain the throne. The friction between the houses Stark, Lannister, Baratheon and Targaryen and with the remaining great houses Greyjoy, Tully, Arryn, Tyrell and Martell leads to full-scale war. All while a very ancient evil awakens in the farthest north. Amidst the war and political confusion, a neglected military order of misfits, the Night's Watch, is all that stands between the realms of men and icy horrors beyond. (Written by Tfilm78 and Cajunman)

16 likes, 10 dislikes
Posted by sgsmith on 05/26/2016 at 7:42 AM

Re: “Stop the Presses!

Time to consider a regional government to replace Ally and cohorts in the fictional world of Tim and the bean stalk.
How many road and street departments do we need in Pima County to waste time and money identifying pot holes?
How many Building, Planning and Zoning folks to we need to figure out who has Jurisdiction and legal authority over West Gardner Avenue or which police or fire department to call in case of an emergency?
Think about it, how much duplication, how much bureaucratic nonsense are we willing to continue to pay taxes and not have money to repair pot holes in Pima County?
How many police departments, chiefs, sergeants, detectives, staff are we willing to finance crisscrossing Pima County?
Pima County Supervisor Ally Miller and her "assistant" Timothy DesJarlais act like they have the Alice in Wonderland "Golden Road" under their collective hat. Ally plays the Queen of Hearts and young Mr. Desljrlais the white rabbit in a new Lois Lane and Clark Kent Superman version of newspaper journalists Pima County/Independent Republic of Dido Place chapter.
Really Folks, how much longer do we pay Ally in Wonderland?

25 likes, 9 dislikes
Posted by hakeson on 05/26/2016 at 7:21 AM

Re: “Stop the Presses!

Hey, we need our roads fixed. Thanks for nothing Ray.

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Posted by Susan Hirsh on 05/26/2016 at 6:21 AM

Re: “The Battle for a Solar Arizona

Practical analysis ! For my two cents , if anyone has been looking for a DoT 649-F(6045) , my wife found a template document here

Posted by Veronika Meaney on 05/25/2016 at 6:10 PM

Re: “10 Terrible Bills at the Arizona Legislature

Great Article. I also can be helpful here :) BTW, there is an online service through which you can fill out a DOJ-361, the fillable blank is here

Posted by Veronika Meaney on 05/25/2016 at 5:36 PM

Re: “For Pima's Sake

It's government run TT. have you heard about the VA or the TSA or the IRS or or or...?

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Posted by John Dwayne on 05/25/2016 at 1:25 PM

Re: “For Pima's Sake

I would just like to say what a pain it has been for my wife to enroll at this school. How do you apply for financial aid and then get notices that you have to drop your classes for nonpayment before they receive notification that financial aid has been approved. Then when she calls they just keep telling her to go to the website.

Once this is straightened out they have her go ahead and sign up for fall classes. Today they drop her from them for nonpayment. Summer term hasn't even started. I went to Portland Community College and never had to deal with this ridiculousness. They have made everything so complicated she almost doesn't want to go now.

1 like, 1 dislike
Posted by Tucson Transplant on 05/25/2016 at 12:15 PM

Re: “Goodbye to the Gym

I played in those faculty games in Bear Down Gym for many years as a student - I was a former Rincon High player. I remember being a constant irritant to Hoegie Simmons in those days, as well. Those are some of the greatest memories I have of my ball-playing days; I was able to play one-on-one against many of the UofA players and I was also a good friend of Larry Demic's years later when I taught there. God I miss those days! Dave Russell.

Posted by David M. Russell on 05/24/2016 at 3:21 AM

Re: “My Stay at the No-Tel Motel

Sounds like the sandman hotel in phoenix where I grew up those were the days

Posted by christina matsche on 05/17/2016 at 3:27 PM

Re: “A Letter From Dogpatch

Interesting discussion . I was enlightened by the information , Does anyone know if my business could possibly obtain a blank a form form to type on ?

Posted by Delphine Schmaltz on 05/12/2016 at 3:59 PM

Re: “Welcome to Summer

Another option: head to the pine forests of Show Low and check out the awesome Salt River Canyon on the way.

5 likes, 0 dislikes
Posted by Pinksunrise on 05/07/2016 at 3:49 PM

Re: “A River Ran Through It

I just wanted you to know how much I loved this article. I really prefer this sort of thing to the endless snarky bitchiness of the Tucson Weekly which, in this age of outrage, is just more fill in the landfill.

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Posted by Kate Silverberg on 05/06/2016 at 10:32 AM

Re: “Welcome to Summer

The Loft did William Castle last summer - this year's Summer Camp will be the films of Joan Crawford.

4 likes, 2 dislikes
Posted by The Loft Cinema on 05/06/2016 at 10:02 AM

Re: “Welcome to Summer

No article on keeping cool in Tucson should skip a mention of Tucson Parks and Recreation pools. A summer pass good for all pools is only $75 for adults & $30 for kids under 17. Better deals are available for families or year-round swimmers:…

12 likes, 2 dislikes
Posted by MMP on 05/05/2016 at 6:25 PM

Re: “Bad Apple?

How much is going to educate illegals and how many are there in our schools? What is the split between funds spent on administrators versus classroom teachers? What is the projected cost of retirement benefits to non-educators? Tell us these facts and then talk about future school funding! No on 123!

BTW Churchill was not an appeaser, not like Obama, Clinton, Kerry. Someone must have studied revisionist history at UofA!

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Posted by Joe Bloom on 05/04/2016 at 4:51 PM

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