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Author Archives: Jack Wilson
© 2011 by Jack D. Wilson Photo courtesy of spekulator. I first visited Prescott Arizona in 1995. I was living in Chicago and working for Amoco Corporation but had started to investigate potential retirement destinations. At that time I was … Continue reading
Prescott Arizona is in the midst of yet another controversy over pubic art. This time it is a park bench with religious symbols that some do not like. Continue reading
See Another Prescott Public Art Fiasco
Is Macerich getting ready to redevelop the Prescott Gateway Mall into a Fashion Outlet Mall? Read on to find the answer. Continue reading
Firefighter unions across the state of Arizona are contributing money and other support to three candidates in a local Prescott Ariona election. What is going on and why are they doing this? Continue reading
Prescott Place satire continues with a look at the local newspaper in Prescott Place. The editor of the Daily Heard on the Street has a self-rightgous bent and feels his opinion ias the only one that counts. He might have missed his true calling as his Friday editorial rants would have been better suited for a church pulpit. Continue reading
Prescott Place satire continues with a look at how Hungarian immigrants are treated. Seems that Councilmen Bubba 1 and Bubba 2 have some strange ideas about these immigrants. Further complicating the episode is the introduction of a spanish-speaking Councilwoman Penelope. Continue reading
What can you say about a politician that says he favors “free markets,” but consistently votes to expand government and compete with private businesses? You could say he has a forked tongue. Or you could say he panders for votes with his rhetoric, but reverts to his true character when elected. Continue reading
© 2011 Jack D. Wilson I wrote the article Extra Aircraft: Election candy reporting based on what I had found out about Extra Aircraft’s proposed deal with Montrose County Colorado from a Google search. In that article I wrote: “There … Continue reading
© 2011 by Jack D. Wilson The satirical series continues with the humorous episode about Mayor Kooky having nightmares about his reelection prospects. The characters in this humorous video are fictitious; however, they are based on the real life stumblings and … Continue reading