You may not be convinced how hot it is. After all, numbers are a bit hard to conceptualize. Well, let's put it in colors. That is, if we didn't run out of them to show the blistering inferno this state calls a climate.
If we've learned anything from all this, it's that plastic will not survive in Arizona over the summer. Everything must be metallic. Though, then you'd burn the hell out of your hands on it. Why do people live here?
Arizona has its advantages, but it also has its disadvantages. It's like any other state, really. Some crazy stuff happens here. When you see how hot it is, you can understand why some folks might not be too friendly.
This cactus is all of us right now. If you're in Arizona, you're a better, stronger person than I'll ever be. Just please, for the love of all that is holy, make sure your A/C is working, because the struggle without it is real.