Tag Archives: whimsical

Same-sex marriage hassles include gifts: Problem solved with same-sex wedding Lucky Voodoo Doll couples

From “His” and “Hers” towel sets to “His” and “Hers” china cups that cost too much and no one uses, there is no dearth of wedding gifts for the bride and groom. But when it comes to same-sex marriages, finding … Continue reading

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Shut people up with Blabber Meter: Tech device silences Chatty Cathy coworkers, friends, family – even mother-in-law

Sometimes we wish certain folks would just shut up. We all know at least one Chatty Cathy type – although one is often loud and loose-lipped enough to sound like seven different people. These types don’t even care what they’re … Continue reading

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Cheap yard sale Halloween decor really human skeleton – Rynski radio – UPDATE with playlist and download

One couple got the Halloween scare of a lifetime when the faux bones they purchased as $8 decor at a yard sale ended up being an authentic human skeleton. That story and more are up this week on Rynski’s Shattered … Continue reading

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Pigs are people, too: Animal abuse, haters and worldly woes quashed in debut cartoon video by two Tucsonans

Tucson talent rocks. Evidence includes funky trash cans on Fourth Avenue, mosaics on highway overpasses and now an animated music video produced by Tucson’s own Eric Heithaus with art by yours truly, Ryn Gargulinski. Please enjoy watching “Everyone I Know … Continue reading

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A tale of two logs: Far-log vs. Stump Stove – Tucsonan and Canadian have same bright idea, one gets patent, other gets mad

Who’d a thunk a tree stump could be the basis for so much creativity – and pain. The creative part came to Tucson-area’s Andrew Farley in a dream. He awoke one morn with the grand idea to create a self-contained, … Continue reading

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Fat discrimination slim compared to bias against smokers

As more and more Big Macs go down the hatch, it seems more and more folks are crying that fat people have become the new outcasts. A handful of news articles, opinion pieces and interviews – written by folks of … Continue reading

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The boost Tucson needs: Its own version of Detroit Heidelberg Project – with PHOTOS

Never mind the phantom Rio Nuevo or other Tucson projects that are all hot air and no action. Our fair Old Pueblo would get the boost it needs with the simple installation of a wonderland similar to Detroit’s Heidelberg Project. … Continue reading

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