Hooked On Speed

Tucsonans' blithely unreasonable expectations of easy access to everywhere all at once is about to slam into a brick wall. A look at our transportation dilemma.
Dave Devine


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

War Zone

The phony War on Drugs is producing a police state in U.S. border communities.
Jeff Smith

The Skinny

"Odd" Rod Smith, a kooky-mannered, government-subsidized plagiarist for a teensy-weensy paper, lashes out again...A sign of the coming plague years...And much more!


A Tucson city councilman says local government should buy power on the wholesale market for anyone-governmental, residential, or commercial users-who want to sign up.
Dan Huff

On The Playa

In that vast blank space near Willcox, the bizarre is commonplace.
Leo Banks

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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