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Tucson desert foods — including prickly pear and saguaro fruit, mesquite and palo verde pods and cholla buds — have long been gathered and eaten by Indigenous communities such as the Tohono O'odham and Pascua Yaqui. 

Hundreds of movies have been filmed in Tucson, Arizona throughout the years. The many films have starred actors such as Patrick Dempsey, Gene Wilder, Kevin Costner, Whoopi Goldberg and Drew Barrymore. Read more