Weekly Alibi
 Apr 1 - 7, 2004 
Picture This
Pictures say a thousand words, and though we didn't receive a boatload of entries for our Alibi Inaugural Photo Contest, what we did get were just beautiful.
NEWS/OPINION
Thin Line
With lapdog media like the Albuquerque Journal helping his cause, no wonder people think Karl Rove is a genius.
MUSIC
Aural Fixation
Michael Henningsen, Tim McGivern, Gwyneth Doland and Tim Henningsen share a sample of the shining moments at this year's South By Southwest Music Showcase.
FOOD
Dining Out Special
Intern Laura Marrich has scoped out Easter brunch locales--why cook if you don't have to? Fill up on mimosas and ham this holiday season.
FILM & TV
Film News
The Taos Talking Picture Film Festival was almost defunct, but thanks to some last-minute efforts by film lovers, the festival will take place again this year!
ARTS/LIT
Poetry Review
Wine goes in through the lips, love goes in through the eyes, I raise my glass to my mouth, I look at you and I sigh (with apologies to W.B. Yeats). April is poetry month, and Curbstone Press has just released three new books as part of the celebration.
Performance Review
Joel Murray presents Method to Madness, a play filled with murderous, hallucinogenic action at the Vortex Theatre.

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The Daily Word in David Correia, homelessness and ancient shrimp

The Daily Word

Battery charges against UNM professor, local activist, and Alibi contributor David Correia have been dropped.

A local man allegedly rode to his appointment with a probation officer on a stolen electric shopping cart.

The Albuquerque Isotopes won on the road last night after losing 6 of 7 in their last home stand.

An ancient species of shrimp lives in Albuquerque.

APD has a brand-new “crisis vehicle."

The City Council is considering raising the gross receipts tax in order to assuage homelessness.

A Burque balloon factory is in the works.

Puddles of urine found at the BioPark Zoo may have human sources.

Some of the intersections downtown are dangerous.

Operations at the City’s Police Oversight Committee have officially been suspended.

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The Not Quite Weekly Podcast! #5

Events, interviews, rambling attempts at jokes!

This week comedian Genevieve Mueller joins us to discuss happenings in the ABQ comedy scene and her interview with Josh Blue.

And calendars editor Mark Lopez hypes events, and we engage in a discussion of the merits of Albuquerque, N.M. vs. Corpus Christi, Texas.

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Alibi Picks

Shaken and Stirred: ABurlyQ! A Burlesque & Sideshow Spectacular!

Meow! Headliner Kitten de Ville

Escape your daily grind with some good old-fashioned bump’n’grind this weekend at the ABurlyQ! Burlesque & Sideshow Spectacular. The name doesn’t liepacking the show’s roster is a who’s who of burlesque superstardom, from headliner Kitten de Ville (“Queen of the Quake”), who got her start back in the ’90s burlesque revival in LA as part of The Velvet Hammer, to Mistress of Ceremonies Foxy Tann (“The Boss of Burlesque”).

The shimmying, winking and teasing acts kick off Friday, Aug. 22, at 8pm with performers like the devilishly theatrical ChaCha Burnadette, the Miss-America-spurning DD Honeybee and even boylesque trio The Brotherhood of Burlesque, plus oodles more all writhing, flexing and almost-revealing-all on stage at the African American Performing Arts Center (310 San Pedro NE). Cost is $15 to $20; sashay your way to aburlyq.com for more info and tickets. With another show Saturday night at AAPAC and a pre-lesque 1940s/’50s-themed party in the Barcelona Suites Atrium (900 Louisiana NE) at 8pm on Thursday, Aug. 21, for $5, there’s plenty to dazzle the eye and titillate the senses of any discerning voyeur. African American Performing Arts Center, Expo NM • Fri Aug 22 • 8pm • $15-$20 • 21+ • View on Alibi calendar

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