I figured I would take advantage of a cold snap here in Arizona and did an overnight shakedown trip in Tonto National Forest a few days ago. Tonto is close to 3 million acres and has a lot of great hiking trails. It is also about a 15 minute drive from our house so a......
Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) has been the subject of intense criticism from Native activists and their supporters over the past year for his role in orchestrating the sale of Oak Flat, an Apache holy site located in Arizona’s Tonto National Forest, to foreign mining conglomerates Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton. Show More Summary
Make-up designer Joel Harlow has worked with Johnny Depp on at least 10 films, creating such characters as the irreverent pirate Jack Sparrow in the Pirates Of The Caribbean franchise, as the young and aged Tonto in The Lone Ranger, and as the colorful Mad Hatter in Tim Burton’s Alice In Wonderland. Show More Summary
If the early Martin Amis is instantly recognisable by way of its idiosyncratic slang (‘rug-rethink’, ‘going tonto’ etc) then the later Pat Barker can be similarly identified by its finely… Read more The post Spirits of the Blitz appeared first on The Spectator.
The U.S. Forest Service has sparked a national outrage with its new plan to remove all of the horses from one of the nation’s most iconic herds—the Salt River horses—from Tonto National Forest in Arizona. In 1971, Congress codified the... Show More Summary
Desert weddings always produce incredibly breathtaking photos, and in Derek and Heather’s case there is no exception. Their unique, gold accented wedding at the Coon Bluff at Tonto National Forest allowed for close friends and family to participate in the ceremony. Derek and Heather focused on creating a day filled with meaning and purposeful beauty. Show More Summary
Ramon Aquino shows solidarity during a rally at the Oak Flat Campground in the Tonto National Forest near Superior, Arizona May 30, 2015. Members of the San Carlos Apache tribe, as well as other members of the Apache nation and Native...Show More Summary
By Michael Lanza On the last morning of a three-day, 34.5-mile backpacking trip on the Grand Canyon’s remote and very rugged Royal Arch Loop, I got this photo of my friend David Ports at a spot where the Tonto Trail … Continue readi...
Alzóse con el mundo la necedad, y si hay algo de sabiduría, es estulticia con la del cielo; pero el mayor necio es el que no se lo piensa y a todos los otros define. Para ser sabio no basta parecerlo, menos parecérselo: aquel sabe que piensa que no sabe, y aquel no ve que no ve que los otros ven. Show More Summary
Tonto National Forest One executive action most conservatives hate is the establishment of a national monument, which the president can do without congressional approval. He/She marks out some land on a map, declares it ecologically or culturally significant, gives it a name, and signs a piece of paper prohibiting most development on the site. Show More Summary
Am I dating myself with that reference? Saturday Night Live used to team up three of the most famously inarticulate characters of pop culture to sing Christmas songs and the like; it's probably...
For an artist whose practice is predicated on the somewhat subversive, it's no surprise that Peter Coffin would stack a playlist with Miles Davis and Kraftwerk and Tonto's Expanding Headband. "I don't have anything interesting or quotable to say about the songs I sent,” he wrote, somewhat teasingly, "They inspire... More »
So what does funding for the Department of Defense have in common with Alaska's Tongass National Forest or the Tonto National Forest in Arizona?
1 tonto especula, algunos pocos más tontos sin objetividad replican, para que millones crean mentiras.Nefasto lo de esos pocos. — Radamel Falcao (@FALCAO) November 10, 2014 Manchester United striker Radamel Falcao has defended his jaded knees on Twitter after they were the subject of stories by the likes of The Guardian. These stories claimed that […]
The backpack is the cornerstone of any academic outfit. It’s your constant companion throughout the long study day – the Tonto to your Lone Ranger, the Fallout Boy to your Radioactive Man – and it will never complain, no matter… Back To School Week | 4 Things to Check Before Buying a New Backpack is a post by Alexander Gwilliam on Highsnobiety.
Art Carney with cat from movie Harry and Tonto. Tim Kreider touches upon some home truths in a recent NYT Opiniator piece, A Man and His Cat.
At age 44, the maverick satirical filmmaker Paul Mazursky wrote and directed Harry & Tonto, chronicled an old man's unexpected late life struggle against society's selfish coercive pressures to relocate, institutionalize, and infantilize him back into a state of docile dependency. Show More Summary
Obituary for Paul Mazursky, director of BOB & CAROL & TED & ALICE, AN UNMARRIED WOMAN, DOWN & OUT IN BEVERLY HILLS, MOSCOW ON THE HUDSON, THE TEMPEST, HARRY AND TONTO, NEXT STOP GREENWICH VILLAGE, and ALEX IN WONDERLAND. Read the full...Show More Summary
Prolific Oscar-nominated screenwriter and director Paul Mazursky, whose films include Harry And Tonto, Bob And Carol And Ted And Alice, and Down And Out In Beverly Hills, died today in Los Angeles of pulmonary cardiac arrest. He was 84. Developing ….
A massive disappointment at the box office and in the minds of the majority of critics (the film has a 30% score on Rotten Tomatoes), The Lone Ranger carries with it a stain of failure that will likely never wash out. When we see or hear about that movie and anything connected to it, it […]