Why Sedona Loves the Polar Vortex

Arizona Riffs, click to see the full website  Why Sedona Loves the Polar Vortex It might seem strange but this is my favorite time of year. Except for my allergies, the weather is perfect. I’m even thinking of putting my house plants back outside. Then I...

For the Love of God

For the Love of God God I hate religion. I know that sounds moronic. But it was the word of God as Kayla understood it that sent her to places like Africa and Syria to help people in need and it was some other guy’s word of God that justified kidnapping,...

Deflated Expectations

Arizona Riffs, click to see the full website  Deflated Expectations Are you pumped up for the Super Bowl? Neither am I. A contest between the two most infamous coaches in football kinda leaves me “deflated”. The Patriots were caught spying on opposing teams signals in...

Beyond the Industrial Age

Beyond the Industrial Age Early in the 20th century the powers that be decided that it would be a good idea for everyone to provide “free” compulsory education through high school. Few would say that was a bad thing today. We all profit from a work force that can read...

Sticks and Stones

Sticks & Stones Arizona Riffs, click to see the full website  Sticks and Stones I have a bumper sticker that reads “Support Free Speech, How else are we to know who the assholes are?” Some news organizations are refusing to show the controversial...

Rockin’ Far and Wide

Rockin’ Far and Wide Whew!! That was intense, and incredibly beautiful and my yard is still full of it. Showing my visiting cousins around the valley during it’s rarest moments was magical. But the best part was the sound track; provided by 100.5...