Monthly Archives: November 2009

Make fun stuff out of gross turkey debris

We all know recycling is so in vogue that we are basically outcasts if we don’t do it. You can wow your friends, neighbors, and even yourself when you go above and beyond traditional recycling and find uses for those … Continue reading

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Be thankful A to Z – Slide show

Every day is a good day to be grateful, but Thanksgiving is prime time since the holiday’s name itself drills gratitude into our heads. So let’s take a break from ax thieves, cactus rustlers and cow killers to reflect on … Continue reading

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Don’t mess with our cactus: Saguaro known for revenge

Southern Arizona’s symbolic and stately saguaro cacti do more than stand around looking good. These massive plants are known for their revenge against anyone stupid enough to mess with them. Two Tucson guys have been the latest victims in saguaro … Continue reading

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Tucson's Paul Bunyan has ax stolen – Update from TPD

Someone stole Paul Bunyan’s ax. We are not sure who or why, but we can bet it was a real ax-hole. It’s a sad day in Tucson when even an 18-foot, muscular man cannot defend himself. Perhaps we should replace … Continue reading

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Local clown dispels evil clown myths

Local guy John Coppin has an occupation that is often more feared than the dentist and more hated than car salesmen. He’s a clown. Before you run for cover, just hear him out. He’s here to dispel the myth that … Continue reading

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Odd Pueblo: Snappy or crappy?

This fun Odd Pueblo feature asks the audience to rate a trend, topic or sighting of something around town: is it snappy or crappy? The last snappy or crappy, a groovy Volkswagen bus, was definitely cruising on snappy. The latest … Continue reading

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Tucson, Yuma, Casas Adobes best places to raise kids in AZ, survey says

Got kids? Bring them on down to Tucson. Old Pueblo is the top place in Arizona for families to thrive, according to BusinessWeek’s annual “Best Places to Raise Your Kids” rankings. Tucson hit Arizona’s top spot, with the runners up … Continue reading

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