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Re: “Bill (and Hillary) Clinton's For-Profit College Problem

Interesting. I suppose on the day that Bernie Sanders is making a speech at the Democratic National Convention telling us to vote for Hillary Clinton, it's safe to admit the Laureate connection "doesn't....bolster [your] confidence in Ms. Clinton."

Interesting, too, that just before the convention started we finally got the back story behind the obvious undermining the party machine had been doing of the Sanders campaign. Now Wasserman-Schultz will resign -- now that the primary campaign is over and she achieved, through the medium of the DNC, what everyone in that Democratic but un-democratic cabal wanted her to achieve.

So are you voting for Jill Stein, David? Had enough of your party's hypocrisies, local and national? I didn't get that impression listening to you spin for Sanchez on the Buckmaster show last week. So don't try to give us the impression that you have something resembling a conscience helping you make decisions about what to think and what to that saying something negative about Clinton won't make a damn bit of difference in whether or not she gets the nomination, or whether or not people feel forced to vote for a Wall-Street bought and purchased candidate to prevent Trump from getting into the Oval Office.

What great things the Democratic party is doing for us, right? I've seen few things sadder in recent decades than watching them project the Sanders "They've all come to look for America" campaign ad before he spoke at the convention -- then watching the media cut to Bill Clinton's face after Sanders told us to vote for Hillary.

14 likes, 6 dislikes
Posted by Trying to convince us that you have a conscience? on 07/25/2016 at 8:37 PM

Re: “American Babylon: Talking with Libertarian Presidential Candidate Gary Johnson on the Street

That is ridiculous. Hillary has earned this win because of all of her public service the last 50 years. We shouldn't even have to count the votes. The republicans made up all those e-mail lies to try to harm her.

7 likes, 3 dislikes
Posted by Meg P on 07/25/2016 at 7:04 PM

Re: “Zona Politics: Meet the Democrats Running for State House in District 9

At this point Jim, they are both failing.

3 likes, 1 dislike
Posted by Larry McNeil on 07/25/2016 at 6:58 PM

Re: “Martha McSally Is Not Endorsing Donald Trump, So You Can Stop Asking About It

The last 24 hours have proven it's more dangerous to be linked to HRC and the Democratic party. Can't anybody teach them how to secure their lying, cheating system rigging emails?

14 likes, 20 dislikes
Posted by Larry McNeil on 07/25/2016 at 6:47 PM

Re: “Let's Get Cooking

Any chinese wok cooking classes available?

Posted by Bob on 07/25/2016 at 3:41 PM

Re: “The Skinny

This says it all:

3 likes, 3 dislikes
Posted by Larry McNeil on 07/25/2016 at 6:28 AM

Re: “Media Watch

Telling it like it is Schu. Good job. Sometimes the truth hurts.

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Posted by Just Another Reader on 07/24/2016 at 9:22 PM

Re: “Good Bloat Days: Bloat Records

A most wonderful time to have been in Tucson. The Talent and Creativity seemed to have exploded raining down and enriching the parched palette of the Pueblo Viejo. Reading the quote from Becky "Bebe" sparked a memory of her contagious soul filled laugh unlike no other. The contributions of Bloat and it's Artists may be unknown to many but for those who were graced with the enjoyment of their Art realize they received a special gift.....

Posted by mboston on 07/24/2016 at 7:09 PM

Re: “Tucson in Prints

David and I own some of her early batiks of Arizona Indians.

They are wonderful pieces and belong in a gallery!!

Karen Groseclose

Posted by Karen Monrad Groseclose on 07/24/2016 at 3:20 PM

Re: “Another Look at TUSD Salary Hikes and Prop 123

Everyone who wants to know about a TRULY important and telling story in TUSD needs to click on this link:

Please note that one part of the story refers to a letter sent to HT Sanchez by Tucson's chief of police. In any other town, this sort of correspondence between the superintendent of the city's largest school district and its key law enforcement official would be front page news. The Weekly has ignored it so far, as has the Star. Why?

Virtually every story in this blog about TUSD reads like it could have been ghosted by their PR flacks. Here's a real story for Safier and anyone else at The Weekly to get into and surface some more facts. It has implications for the operation of TUSD, the upcoming Board election and, most crucial of all, the safety of students and staff in every school, not just the school featured in the story.

When will the journalists at The Weekly and the other media outlets in this town start to do some real work and report on stories that TRULY matter?

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Posted by A Real Story For Safier on 07/24/2016 at 7:25 AM

Re: “Zona Politics: Meet the Democrats Running for State House in District 9

Arizona has one of the highest prison rates because we are one of the most uneducated states. Too many kids are not graduating from high school, or not learning a trade after school. Who's responsible? The state, or the parents?

4 likes, 2 dislikes
Posted by Jim Kelly on 07/23/2016 at 9:15 PM

Re: “Cosplay Confidential: Check Out These Outfits from Phoenix Comicon

That is when it all started. Mr. Barnes helped to create some great friendships.

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Posted by smithappens on 07/23/2016 at 2:16 PM

Re: “Cosplay Confidential: Check Out These Outfits from Phoenix Comicon

Mr. Barnes had no idea what he started when he sat us next to each other in that Lineweaver Elementary class. Unfortunately too many of those comics were Richie Rich/Casper.

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Posted by Scott Smith on 07/23/2016 at 12:54 PM

Re: “The Skinny

Can't agree with the Trump-Twitter-type comments. However, at his age, I'd like McCain to consider retiring gracefully instead of getting pushed out by members of this current carefree and crude Trump inspired "base" of McCain's party. Bacteria have more class.

7 likes, 5 dislikes
Posted by Thinking_Aloud on 07/23/2016 at 9:59 AM

Re: “Told You So: Gawker Names Arizona Worst State

Although I don't agree with every thing he said, I love a person who pulls no punches and speaks his mind.

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Posted by CW13 on 07/23/2016 at 8:22 AM

Re: “Danehy

I really appreciate that guys. I was starting to think it was me.

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Posted by CW13 on 07/23/2016 at 8:13 AM

Re: “Eyes on the Streets

I appreciate your story Patti(I'm assuming this "comment" is for you rather than the organizers -tho I can appreciate their work too). I have been briefly homeless I've had friends in homelessness, I've worked in a supportive housing program for formerly homeless families. So i'm familiar with the aspect of being homeless that renders you, me, anyone who's homeless - our humanity especially- invisible while simultaneously exposing us to the harsh & constant visibility of judgement & all too often the disdain and blame that accompany this dehumanizing impact of poverty in America. I wish you the best of luck in your desire and ambition to participate in revealing the real that lives in the reality of being poor & homeless in our country. I will be thinking about potential collaborations we can do across state boundaries (I'm in San Francisco).

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Posted by Melinda Masi on 07/23/2016 at 7:43 AM

Re: “Told You So: Gawker Names Arizona Worst State

Fuck all of Arizona in its little self absorbed ass. I have watched people in this state be the rudest and meanest dumb pieces of shit on Earth. Come down here and try to drive with these mongrels and asswipes...btw to you losers who go on about how much you love this state you probably do not live in the bigger cities, you probably have nice homes away from shit you would not survive interacting with. Yuppies meth heads and assholes are all you offer. I have been trapped here for 22 years and this place is shit. You who live here for the most part are also shit. Think about how "nice" you all are and then kindly fuck yourselves.

1 like, 1 dislike
Posted by aZsucksbigd on 07/23/2016 at 3:30 AM

Re: “Cannabis and cancer

In Dec. of 2014 I was diagnosed with terminal cancer at the age of 39. The doctors could give me no hope. I did have chemo and radiation, the doctors thought that could prolong my life for a little while. In March of 2015 I had surgery, thats when they found that the cancer had spread to my lymp nodes in my right hip area and couldn't get it all with the surgery. Now it looked like 3-6 months is all I would live. It was a very aggressive form of colorectal cancer.

While searching through the internet i saw lots of testimonies about how people called cured of cancer with the help of cannabis oil, so i had to try if i could get cured and still say my own testimony. I saw this email and contacted them in hope of getting the oil and it was delivered to me after taking the oil as prescribed i went for more test and found out that most of the cancer cells were dead and i want everyone to know that am perfectly fine and happy with my family.

Posted by Harrison Barz on 07/22/2016 at 8:13 PM

Re: “Danehy

Huh? My thoughts exactly.

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Posted by lc69hunter on 07/22/2016 at 6:40 PM

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