The Usual Suspects

Former Tucson City Councilwoman Molly McKasson recently became the first Democrat to announce her mayoral candidacy. And there are plenty of others waiting in the wings.
Chris Limberis


Howls of outrage and squeals of delight from our astonished fans.

Power Corrupts...

Public Service of New Mexico wants to construct a high-tension power line from Palo Verde to Santa Ana, Sonora, Mexico, in order to sell power to the Mexicans. Why? Why else? Money!
Jeff Smith

The Skinny

Salsabration? What a crock...The Arizona Daily Snail shuffles its key reporters...And Tucson likes or hates retroactivity-depending on the issue...Plus more!

Not-So-Local Yokels

The history of franchising and national chain operations in Tucson reveals a hefty catalog of losers.
Emil Franzi

Peter's Principle

The essence of Peter Franken was not his intellectual prowess, it was his abiding interest in people.
Mari Wadsworth

Third and Long Shots

Reform and Libertarian candidates prepare mayoral campaigns.
Jim Nintzel

Talk Back

Miffed at Smith? Scratch your chinny at The Skinny? Don't let things fester--get them off your chest here.

This Modern World

An off-site link to Tom Tomorrow's fabulous political cartoon.

Jim Hightower

An off-site link to the home page of Jim Hightower, whose populist musings often appear in the Weekly.

Desert Links

DesertNet's collection of some of the Southwest's best websites and resources.

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