Alibi V.19 No.46 • Nov 18-24, 2010 
Stacey Suarez

Profile

Illusion, Manipulation and Sleight of Hand

The life of a magician’s assistant

Stacey Suarez never set out to be a magician’s assistant. It just kind of happened that way.

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Book Review

When Brains Go Bad

I’m already pretending I have most of these diseases

The Mind's Eye

The human brain is a 3-pound lump of fat and blood vessels that contains all of a person’s hopes, dreams, fears, obsessive thoughts and the location of my keys. It’s a miracle of natural engineering. I’m in awe of its complexity and of the fact that electrical impulses and neurotransmitters account for the sum of my experience. Way to go, brain.

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John Bear

Culture Shock

The Art Is Getting Away

I was a teenage tagger. My high school was administered by lapdogs of the dark prince. The only logical way to deal with them was to grab a fat-tipped marker and write a three-, four- or five-letter moniker, probably with the word "one" tacked on to the end (BEARONE, for example). The adults hated graffiti more than anything.

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Painter Uses Speed as Tool for Art

Speed Painter Tim Decker

Prepare to be amazed as this speed painter whips up masterpieces in minutes.
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¡Globalquerque! is Go!

¡Globalquerque!

This year’s festival brings three stages of music from five continents over two nights with educational workshops, activities and performances.
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Image via Pixabay

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Your Ice Float Awaits, Sir

Senior Moments

A fast-paced musical romp touching on the many aspects of aging with a cast of six actors.
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