Archive for October, 2010

Al Garza Reorganizes ‘Minutemen’ into Tea Party Activists

October 28, 2010
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Arizona Tea Party Flag

Cochise County resident Al Garza recruited hundreds of anti-immigrants as the Minuteman Civil Defense Corps, before a string of embarrassing criminal and civil incidents involving co-founder Chris Simcox and other members caused its dissolution.
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Gratuitous Bisbee Photos

October 27, 2010
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xela_roof

View from a porch on Youngblood Hill in Bisbee, Arizona.
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Bisbee Boneyard is “Medical Disposal”

October 21, 2010
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Bisbee Bones

Where poor people and other lost bones come to rest: Bisbee Memorial Gardens. When skull parts and other disturbing bones were found dumped like trash, the local police determined that no laws had been broken, as poor taste is not a crime.
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Lavender Pit Imagined as Enclosed Mega-Building

October 12, 2010
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Lots of imaginative ideas have been floated for Bisbee's Lavender Pit, from making it a (toxic) lake reservoir, filling it back in with reclaimed dumps, and now enclosing it into a futuristic 'inverted skyscraper.'
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Lowell, Arizona Today – 2010

October 8, 2010
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LowellArizona2010

Lowell, Arizona has some of Bisbee's earlier glory. Here is a photo of Lowell today.
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Bisbee Fire of 1908

October 4, 2010
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Bisbee Fire of 1908

Bisbee, Arizona burns to the ground, on October 14th, 1908. Pictures and text from GenDisasters , posted by Linda Houston.
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