Homestripe Runner knows of three Arizonas:

  1. The actual state of Arizona
  2. A Highlights magazine character
  3. A talking cat who is friends with 49 other cats named after states

Because of this, he will occasionally get confused as to which Arizona is being referred to.

An email sender with the initials A.Z. could be considered a fourth Arizona.


  • email other mysteries - The sender's initials are A.Z., which Homestripe thinks is Arizona #2.
  • email chef deal - The clue for Curtain 3 is "Arizona, possibly". Homestripe thinks the Arizona mentioned is Arizona #2. The curtain opens and it turns out to involve all three Arizonas.