Alibi V.20 No.35 • Sept 1-7, 2011 
Protesters in front of the U.S. Forest Service’s regional headquarters in Albuquerque on Thursday, Aug. 25.

Newscity

Gray Snow

Native activists protest a ski resort’s wastewater pipeline

The resort in Flagstaff began constructing a pipeline this summer to bring artificial snow to San Francisco Peak. The snow will be created from treated wastewater, but some Natives say it will desecrate land that 13 tribes hold sacred.
Bernalillo County Sheriff Dan Houston

News Bite

State in Church

ACLU calls out Sheriff’s Department for holding an event in the Lord’s house

When civil rights lawyers objected to the Sheriff's Department holding cadet graduation in a church, a spokesperson replied: We've held it there before, and APD has done it, too.
Kat will break YOU

Ask Kat Curious

The Real Deal-Breaker

The Alibi’s advice columnist tells a reader to quit mooning after men who don’t accept her—missing limb and all.
Odds and Ends

Odds & Ends

Funny because it happens to someone else.
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EVENT HORIZON ()

Silk and Lights and Everything Nice

Dragon Lights Albuquerque

Formerly known as the Chinese Lantern Festival, see the all new larger-than-life, fully-illuminated lanterns, Chinese cultural performances and special handicrafts.
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Riding the Big, Tin Goose

Fly the Ford TriMotor

Experience what was the height of flying luxury in 1928, at the start of commercial air travel. Book a flight or just view the aircraft.
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Show Your Colors

Con-Jikan

A pop-culture festival focused on the world of anime and gaming, emphasizing fun and fandom.
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A Consensual Cuddle Puddle

The Cuddle Revolution

This is a completely platonic experience for adults only. Please arrive on time. Use a series of exercises to practice consensual and safe touch, as well as authentic connection.
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It's Not a Hula

Tahitian Dance Workshop

Don't get it twisted. Tahitian dance is not the hula. Tahitian dance is centered around the hips for storytelling instead of the hands, and it's from … wait for it … Tahiti, not Hawaii. This style, also called 'Ori Tahiti, is a far more aggressive style in most cases, especially from the male dancers. Shock. Kellie Villicano of the Ka Lā Kapu Polynesian Dance School brings this Tahitian Dance Workshop
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