Withered Crop

Arizona's Democratic Party has produced a potential harvest of loser candidates with very little chance of besting the Republicans in statewide races.
Amy Silverman


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

Thar' She Blows!

Speculations in the gutter of American politics.
Jeff Smith

The Skinny

Legendary land speculator Don Diamond wants to buy The Arizona Daily Star? You must be joking...And just who is this Odd Rod Smith, anyway?

Confessions Of A Nixon Hack

Moral bankruptcy is moral bankruptcy, no matter who's doing the stroking. Too bad the local media mouths don't call it that way.
Emil Franzi

Willie Waggin'

Apparently middle Americans don't really care all that much about Slick Willie's alleged weenie wagging. But a big, messy divorce would gladden some hearts.
Susan Zakin

Party Favors

Wow, talk about getting egg on your face -- Tucson Mayor George Miller thought he had the votes all lined up for his big move to amend the city charter. But he was spectacularly wrong.
Jim Nintzel

Talk Back

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

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