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Will Insane Tank-Wielding Steven Seagal Be The New Arizona Governor?
The last we saw of Steven Seagal, he was using a tank to arrest a single, unarmed man in Arizona who allegedly was promoting cockfighting for his A&E reality show. Now the fake lawman--with the help of Sheriff Joe Arpaio--is thinking on moving up to a higher position. Read more...
I thought the nativists who populate the Republican Party in Arizona would at least have enough sense and basic decency to just run away from Chris Simcox after his arrest on child-molestation charges. I was wrong. Read more...
A federal judge has ruled that Maricopa County Sheriffs used racial profiling. Read more...
Would you believe that Steven Seagal is actually not the worst choice Arpaio made? Don't get me wrong. I'm sure that Seagal's heart is in the right place, although I question whether D-List action stars from the '80s are really the right Read more...
Isn't this the cutest story you ever did hear? Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio on Friday responded to news that he is the target of a new recall campaign, blasting out a frantic email to his supporters asking for money to help fend off the Read more...

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It looks like Arizona's wingnut, corrupt Sheriff Joe Arpio is ready to take his all-volunteer, armed posse from hunting down illegal immigrants to the schools in the wake of the Newtown shooting and the NRA head Wayne LaPierre's recommendation that Read more...
Something is rotten in the state of Arizona. And it stinks of a festering campaign to suppress the growing political power of the state's Latino population. Because they're still counting nearly 200,000 "provisional" ballots that were handed Read more...
And of course, the cowardly DoJ did a Friday afternoon news dump on a holiday weekend: The U.S. Attorney's Office has closed its long-running abuse-of-power investigation into Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio -- without any charges to be Read more...
Our favorite nativist nutcase in an actual position of authority, Sheriff Joe Arpaio of Maricopa County, has been coming down off the high notes of his dramatic investigation of President Obama's birth certificate the past couple of weeks. Read more...
Here we go again with more birthers coming out of the woodwork making embarrassments of themselves. CNN's Anderson Cooper spoke to one of them this Monday evening, but here's some background first from Think Progress. North Carolina Republicans Read more...