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The countdown is on to Thanksgiving. As I coordinate with my mom what to cook for the big day, I’m also about to press play on a classic Thanksgiving movie for the gazillionth time — 1987’s …

Early this week, big cities — including Chicago — were boarded up in preparation for election-related unrest. I ordered groceries in case conditions in Chicago got dangerous or stores were looted. In the days leading up …

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The past few months, I’ve watched news coverage from afar as my beautiful home state of Colorado has been engulfed in deadly flames. Though West Coast wildfires have received more national attention, the two largest …

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If anyone knows me personally, they would know I’m a big Major League Baseball fan. I grew up going to dozens of Rockies games every season and eating lots of traditional hot dogs. But it …

This week, Phoenix readers, I’m going to share with you my love for Maggie Rogers. I’m writing this as I sit below a giant poster of the 26-year-old musician in my room. I was fatefully …

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When I flipped on the TV in my living room for the Sept. 29 presidential debate between President Donald Trump and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden, I was hopeful that maybe it would help me …

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There’s something about eating junk food during Phoenix production nights on Tuesdays — election night pizza, Taco Bell or grub from other late-night joints nearby — but nothing compares to the power of the McDonalds McFlurry. …

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I’ve been itching to write about my big, loud, hilarious Irish-Catholic family. I’m the baby of seven — yes, you read that right — and I feel it’s a necessary piece of information for understanding me …