Thursday, July 19, 2012

Debunking Arpaio's Birther Nonsense

Posted By on Thu, Jul 19, 2012 at 8:00 AM

KGUN-9's Marcelino Benito calls local Republicans to get reaction about Sheriff Joe's latest birth-certificate nonsense:

That's exactly what 9OYS found when reporter Marcelino Benito tried getting answers from GOP leaders. Few called back and the ones that did skirted around the issue. Pima County Sheriff candidate Mark Napier tells 9OYS, "Joe is very tenacious, but the issue has been put to bed." GOP committeeman Bruce Ash says, "the economy is the party's focus."

"Quite frankly it's just stupid," said Republican city councilman Steve Kozachik.


The gang at the The Fogbow have done extensive debunking of the Sheriff Joe's latest "investigation":

Once again, TheFogbow.com has examined the press releases, the claims, and the press conference and concludes that:

Leftover hash is once again recycled,
We know a heck of a lot more about statistics, coding, and research than the Cold Case Posse does,
Hawaii is NOT a hotbed of gaping loopholes for illegal immigrants to crawl through to citizenship,
No one in Hawaii wanted to play in the CCP sandbox, and
Mike Zullo needs a good tax attorney.

Tags: , , , , ,

Comments (14)

Showing 1-14 of 14

Add a comment

 
Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-14 of 14

Add a comment

More by Jim Nintzel

Today | Sat | Sun | Mon | Tue | Wed | Thu
Saturday Tour & Tasting

Saturday Tour & Tasting @ Hamilton Distillery

Saturdays, 3-5 p.m.

All of today's events | Staff Picks

Staff Pick

Tucson Kidsfest

Tucson Kidsfest is an event for kids and their families taking place in June at the TCC.… More

@ Tucson Convention Center Sat., June 24, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. and Sun., June 25, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. 260 S. Church Ave.

» More Picks

Submit an Event Listing

Popular Content

  1. Look At All These Great Movies Coming Up This Week! (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)
  2. Laughing Stock: Where Does Comedy Come From? (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)
  3. Cult Pop Godheads The Resonars Kick Out Rare Old Pueblo Shows Saturday and Monday Before Hitting the Road (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)
  4. 'Repeal and Replace' Cuts Schools' Medicaid Funding (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)
  5. Quick Bites: Wasting Away Again (The Range: The Tucson Weekly's Daily Dispatch)

© 2017 Tucson Weekly | 7225 Mona Lisa Rd. Ste. 125, Tucson AZ 85741 | (520) 797-4384 | Powered by Foundation