Hot Links: Murder confessed to on Tom Leykis, Phil Gordon vs. Joe Arpaio, D-Backs downed by Pirates, and more.
By Stephen Lemons
The Rep finally reports on the Russell Pearce domestic violence story, long after New Times and the bloggers. Gordon and Arpaio do the man dance in print. An El Mirage chick confesses to slaying boyfriend on Tom Leykis, of all places (allegedly). The Cardinals play New Orleans tonight. Bad news nativists: Arizona Hispanics are on the rise. Suns will start season with Spurs.(Groan.) PHX bankruptcies double. And a famous Frog restaurant in Cave Creek is shuttered.