Weekly Alibi
 May 27 - Jun 2, 2004 
Death by Laughter
The joke is on you, and it's being played by Shenoah Allen and Mark Chavez in the theatrical performance of Sabotage. Two rowdy shows will occur at the Q-Staff Performance Room on Friday and Saturday, and tour the world this summer. Don't miss the madness.
NEWS/OPINION
News Feature
Money vs. Message. Richard Romero and Miles Neslon bring contrasting styles to the Democratic congressional primary, but a single-minded goal--ousting Heather Wilson in November.
MUSIC
Blue Note
Outpost Performance Space ends its spring season on a high note with a gospel and blues show by the Campbell Brothers, as well as a classic folk blues concert by Rory Block.
FOOD
Cocktail Culture
Ice, lime juice and booze--the perfect prescription for a summer cool down. Whip up these three fantastic, frosty, fruity drinks on those freakishly hot New Mexico nights.
FILM & TV
Super Size Me
Filmmaker Morgan Spurlock ate three meals a day at McDonald's for an entire month, and within weeks he gained weight, his cholesterol shot up and his liver nearly shut down. Super Size Me takes an interesting look at obesity in America and it isn't pretty.
ARTS/LIT
Gallery Review: Inside Out and Upside Down
Leta Evaskus's new exhibit Inversion uses light and space to show contrasts between the human body, mind and soul. The installation opens this week at [AC]2.
Vote Kinky
Kinky Friedman, the Hebrew cowboy who plans to run for governor of Texas in 2006, is back in the saddle with his 15th mystery novel, The Prisoner of Vandam Street.

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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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