Arizona State Rep. John Kavanagh (R-8th District) has come under fire from critics after he made a variety of jokes involving Latinos, Muslims, and Asians during a private roast of Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio last weekend.
A Western Conservatives Conference “comedy roast” meant to skewer Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio last week instead turned into a stream of racist jokes from an Arizona state lawmaker. The post The Five Most Racist Jokes At Joe Arpaio’s Roast appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Bigot and bully Sheriff Arpaio, runs the Maricopa County jail system that includes several Phoenix-area jails, and he is at the center of yet another controversy: feeding a group of 38 inmates a bread and water diet that he may extend beyond a seven day period, at his whim and depending on how well his supporters respond to his egregious behavior.
Taken from Mayra Barraza’s appeal: Mayra Isabel Barraza (“Barraza”) appeals from the trial court’s imposition of a twenty-two year aggravated sentence for her conviction of second degree murder. On May 4, 2001, Gregorio Espinoza (“Espinoza”), a forty-seven-year-old landscaper, picked up Barraza, seventeen years old at the time, for a date at approximately 8:30 p.m. Barraza […]
Is this the Internet's next viral kitty star? Meet Meatball (!!), a 36-pound cat that the Phoenix's Maricopa County Animal Care & Control shelter picked up, after he couldn't fit into a standard kennel. The shelter is trying to find an organization that deals with overweight cats to take him. Good luck, Meatball! Read more...
Rejoice -- the Homer J. Simpson of cats has been found. This 36-pound butterball of a beast is currently lounging around at the Maricopa County Animal Care and Control in Arizona and has been affectionately named Meatball. Here is Meatball...Show More Summary
It’s pretty easy to figure out why this fat cat is named Meatball. The short-haired domestic feline weighs 36 pounds and “is the biggest cat I’ve ever seen,” Melissa Gable of Maricopa County Animal Care and Control in Arizona told ABCNews.com. Meatball was dropped off at...
Maricopa County, Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio is trolling humanity again by punishing inmates for flag desecration with a two-week diet of bread and water, and by bread, he means "a baked loaf of ground-up fruits, vegetables, milk powder,...Show More Summary
On January 11th, the Maricopa County Republican Party passed a censure of Senator John McCain (R-AZ), and on January 25th the statewide party followed suit. The sponsor of the censure in both instances was LD30 Chairman Timothy Schwartz (R). Show More Summary
A controversial sheriff who considers himself "America's toughest" is trying to make jails in Arizona's Maricopa County more patriotic, with the national anthem played regularly—and harsh punishments for inmates who desecrate the flags that hang in each cell. Sheriff Joe Arpaio says inmates who mess with the flag are...
When dozens of inmates in Arizona’s Maricopa County jail defaced the American flag, justice was swift and unsavory — bread and water for a week. Outspoken, no-nonsense Sheriff Joe Arpaio placed the flags in jail cells two months ago,...Show More Summary
Submitted by Darren Smith: Weekend Contributor Maricopa County Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio is now placing inmates suspected of desecration of flags posted inside county jails on a bread and water meal plan for two of the meals each day. Sheriff Arpaio states: “These inmates have destroyed the American flag that was placed in their cells. […]
Reuters reports that Sheriff Joe Arpaio has put his charges on bread and water in the Maricopa County Jail in Arizona because they defaced the American flags he had placed in their cells; “These inmates have destroyed the American flag that was placed in their cells. Tearing them, writing on them, stepping on them, throwing […]
A diet of bread and water is the punishment for dozens of Arizona inmates who allegedly defaced American flags placed in their jail cells. The 38 male inmates are part of the Maricopa County jail system, which is under the control of sheriff Joe Arpaio. Show More Summary
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio put 38 inmates on bread and water this week for desecrating the US flag. The first offense is seven days on bread and water and the second offense is ten days on bread and water. … Continue reading...
PHOENIX (AP) - Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio raised $3.5 million in campaign contributions over the last year. Most of the contributions were made by out-of-state donors at a time when Arpaio critics tried unsuccessfully to force a recall election against the sheriff. Show More Summary
The 38 Arizona inmates who allegedly defaced American flags hung in their prison cells will be punished with a diet of bread and water, Maricopa county sheriff Joe Arpaio said Thursday. Arpaio said the punishment will last seven days, CNN reports. ”These inmates have destroyed the American flag that was placed in their cells,” Arpaio said. Show More Summary
"[A]bandoned our core values and has been eerily silent against Liberals, yet publicly reprimands Conservatives in his own Party.”
The Maricopa County Republican Party in Arizona formally censured Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) Saturday evening by an overwhelming 1150-351 vote, Breitbart News has learned. Maricopa County is Arizona's most populous county and includes Phoenix within its borders. Show More Summary
The Maricopa County Republicans overwhelmingly censured Senator John McCain on Saturday. The state Republicans blasted McCain for his “long and terrible record of drafting, co-sponsoring and voting for legislation best associated with liberal Democrats.” Seeing Red AZ reported: At the … Continue reading ?