Entries Tagged as 'Humor'

Jackalopes and Sand Sharks: Legends of Old Arizona

July 28th, 2016 · No Comments

Arizona jackalopes used to be used during round-up instead of horses. Arizona Sand Sharks are dangerous to humans, and it’s important to stand at least three bus-lengths away from them.

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Tags: Arizona · Humor

How to Resuscitate A Lizard

June 13th, 2014 · No Comments

by Jane St. Clair If you live in Arizona or any other hot Southwestern state, you may own a swimming pool, and your chances are very good that one of these days a lizard will fall into it. As a matter of swimming pool safety, it is your duty to learn how to resuscitate a […]

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Tags: Arizona · AZ · Humor · Jane St. Clair

Grifting Along with the Tumbling Tumbleweeds

January 23rd, 2013 · No Comments

The other day I found out that Europeans are crazy about tumbleweeds from Arizona. They’ll pay $25 for a small one and $50 for a big one — as long as they are genuine Arizona tumbleweeds. So –today at the Tucson Mall I saw a great big humongous tumbleweed nestled next to a potted plant in front of Sears and about to roll into the parking lot, it was just like finding $50 cash! I couldn’t let it go tumbling to waste! I am also selling jeans worn in Arizona and totillas made for cowboys to eat in Arizona.

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Tags: Arizona · Arizona photography · Humor · Jane St. Clair · Oro Valley · Tucson · Tucson Sonoran Desert · Tucson Tourism · Tucson Tourist Events

Tucson’s International Wildlife Museum —-And the Gentle Art of Taxidermy

July 13th, 2012 · No Comments

The outside of Tucson’s International Wildlife Museum looks like a castle with a moat. And it has big statues of lions, sheep and elks! It’s in bad taste but hip at the same time, like Lady Gaga. The inside of the museum is a devotion to the exploits of safari hunters and a tribute to the art of taxonomy.

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Tags: Arizona · Humor · International Wildlife Museum · Jane St. Clair · Oro Valley · Tucson · Tucson Sonoran Desert · Tucson Tourism · Tucson Tourist Events

Ghost Adventures in Bisbee Arizona

April 30th, 2012 · No Comments

Today paranormal investigators and ghostbusters come to Bisbee, Arizona, from all over the world with their ghostbusting thermometers and proton packs, and they’re looking for spectres and ghosts of cheating card sharks, murdering cowboys, zombie miners, and dangerous women you don’t want to know. Scared yet?

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Tags: Bisbee · Humor · Jane St. Clair · Tucson · Tucson Sonoran Desert · Tucson Tourism · Tucson Tourist Events