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Waiter, my soup is cold

Posted by   /  March 3, 2018  /  Off-Beat News  /  2 Comments

From the Rose Law Group Reporter Growlery By Phil Riske | Senior Reporter/Writer Oh, give me a home where the buffalo roam . . . That’s a line from a song about Wyoming, my home state, and if you’re from the Rocky Mountain West, you’re a meat and potatoes guy. You drink wine from a […]

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Rose Law Group Reporter Top 10 Responses to a Telemarketer Phone Call

Posted by   /  March 3, 2018  /  Off-Beat News  /  2 Comments

10. “I’m bleeding like a stuck hog and can’t talk right now. 9. “Hello, Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office 8.Start singing “You ain’t nothin’ but a hound dog.” 7.“Not here, he’s/she’s serving 6 months for assaulting a salesman.” 6. “He’ll be back from vacation in 2 weeks. Can you hold?” 5. “Congratulations, you’ve won a $50,000 fine […]

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It’s raining cats and dogs . . . well, not so much cats

Posted by   /  February 28, 2018  /  Off-Beat News, Science  /  No Comments

By James Gorman | The New York Times Recently someone (my boss, actually) mentioned to me that I wrote more articles about dogs than I did about cats and asked why. My first thought, naturally, was that it had nothing to do with the fact that I have owned numerous dogs and no cats, but […]

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Arizona Olympic Games locations and events: Rose Law Group Reporter Top 10

Posted by   /  February 25, 2018  /  By Phil Riske, Off-Beat News, Rose Law Group, Sports  /  No Comments

By Phil Riske | Senior Reporter/Writer 10. Organ Pipe Half-pipe 9. Sedona Crystal Lifting 8. Bisbee Hippie Heptathlon 7. Yuma Prison Breaking 6. Lake Havasu Synchronised Swimming 5. Picacho Peak Cactus Climbing 4. Tucson Basketball Betting 3. Glendale Curling 2. Flagstaff Snowbowling 1. Miami Copper Frisbee Throw

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[OPINION] Need emotional support? That’s ruff

Posted by   /  February 24, 2018  /  Off-Beat News, Rose Law Group  /  No Comments

Federally sanctioned animals aren’t just peacocks on United Airlines By Bert Stratton (Editor’s notes: Opinion pieces are published for discussions purposes only.The author is uncle to Jordan Rose and Court Rich) ‘Emotional support animals”—I’ve seen a few, and not just Dexter the peacock, bane of United Airlines. I’ve been dealing with ESAs since 2012. I’m […]

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Remaining faithful in marriage and grocery shopping

Posted by   /  February 23, 2018  /  By Phil Riske, Off-Beat News, Rose Law Group  /  No Comments

By Phil Riske | Senior Reporter/Writer A study published last month by researchers from Washington University found shoppers don’t just choose one store when it comes to grocery shopping. “People aren’t as store loyal as we thought, Clearly, people are polygamous. The majority of people are shopping at six grocery stores,” the study stated. Despite […]

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Rose Law Group Reporter’s Top 10 State Regulations Missed in Purge

Posted by   /  February 16, 2018  /  Off-Beat News, Rose Law Group  /  No Comments

Governor Ducey announced this week the elimination of more than 600 licensure requirements, regulations and rules. Some slipped through the cracks: 10. Licensing of adult male gerbils 9. Requirement for environmental impact statements for political advertising skywriting 8. On-duty elected officials must wear bola ties. 7. Car wash facilities must report monthly water usage for […]

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Do they park themselves? Rose Law Group Reporter Notable Quotable

Posted by   /  February 16, 2018  /  Off-Beat News, QUOTES  /  No Comments

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These columns might make you dumb

Posted by   /  February 13, 2018  /  Media and Entertainment, Off-Beat News, Rose Law Group  /  No Comments

By Phil Riske | Senior Reporter/Writer For seven years now, we have published a column enititled “From the Rose Law Group Growlery,”which delves into pet peeves, daily irritants and maddening situations encountered in daily life. (A growlery is a place to retreat to, alone, when ill-humored.) I came across information about how “exposure to nonstop […]

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Dog opens door. What’s the big deal? A robot dog: Rose Law Group Notable Videoable

Posted by   /  February 13, 2018  /  Off-Beat News, PHOTOS/CARTOONS, Science  /  No Comments

Related: Robot vs football: automatons struggle to perform on the pitch – video

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