Monthly Archives: July 2010

Maggots in our mushrooms – and other fine foodstuff OK with FDA

Picnics are a prime time to get ants dancing in our pants – or flies breeding in our potato salad. One fine story involves a friend of my dad’s who bit into a hamburger only to find the squirming back … Continue reading

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SB 1070 injunction 'ridiculous' – Babeu says it best

While I am somewhat loath to even bring up a SB 1070 discussion, a statement on the injunction from Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu is too good not to share. And I may as well add my two pesos while … Continue reading

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Security cameras getting smarter with ‘brains’ to spot suspicious behavior

For us law-abiding citizens, the biggest botheration with security cameras is feeling spied upon – or the way the things instantly add 10 pounds on the monitor. The biggest problem for companies using the cameras is something altogether different. They … Continue reading

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Drunk arrested on riding mower, beer brewed in animal carcasses on Rynski radio – UPDATE with playlist and download

An allegedly drunk man arrested on his riding mower, beer brewed in animal carcasses and more are up this week on Rynski’s Shattered Reality Internet radio show at Party934.com. Next show is Wednesday, July 28 (today!) and every Wednesday on … Continue reading

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Beware of killer lightning: Freaky lightning strikes and NWest Fire safety tips

Lightning may make for great photos or stories of why you no longer have a tree in your front yard or how your picnic table umbrella become bent over and singed. But it’s also deadly. Francisco Juarez, a Tucson man … Continue reading

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How to become a desert vigilante – and warning from AZ Highway Patrol Assoc

Lawlessness has long ruled the Wild West – and continues to do so. Just ask the desert vigilantes. Well, you may not want to get close enough to ask them anything, as these types seem prone to shoot first and … Continue reading

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Armed robbery goes equal opportunity: Women latest suspects in Tucson-area bank thefts

Burn those bras and shred those aprons – women continue to enter fields where mainly men have only tread before, right here in good ole Pima County. If heading companies, kicking butt in tennis and running for Vice President is … Continue reading

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