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 Sep 23 - 29, 2004 
A Tale of Two Town Halls
Dateline: Albuquerque. Dick Cheney spreads the party gospel with his trademark solemnity and false assertions. Then John Kerry comes to town for lots of applause--but why isn't he ahead in the polls if Bush is such a disaster?
NEWS/OPINION
Payne's World
Dan Rather's rush-job on fraudulent Bush documents is another nail in the coffin of legitimate mainstream journalism.
MUSIC
Blue Note
Lucy Kaplansky weaves alt.country, new folk and deeply personal themes into The Red Thread, her latest effort.
FOOD
Food News
Soon La Montañita Coop will have sister stores in Gallup and Santa Fe. The result? Widespread soy ice cream at a cheaper cost to you, Johnny Q. Shopper.
FILM & TV
Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow
Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow is a retro-futuristic delight, filled to the brim with eye-popping wonders.
FEATURE
Coming of Age
Sandia National Laboratories' Mixed Waste Landfill is home to more than 40 types of radioactive and hazardous substances--and it's perched precariously over our water supply. So should we risk playing with fire or let sleeping dogs lie?
ARTS/LIT
Author Interview
Regardless of how chilly our political climate gets, global warming is still an increasingly dire issue. Ross Gelbspan's Boiling Point takes on the problem of global climate change with eloquence and vision.

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The Daily Word in Mt. Everest's poop problem, PARCC protests and National Grammar Day

The Daily Word

Good morning, it’s Wednesday, March 4,

and Mt. Everest is covered in shit and corpses,

a “party bike” will soon be wobbling through the streets of Downtown Albuquerque, bringing up to 14 drunken pedalers to the pubs of there choice,

the man who invented Keurig coffee makers thinks the disposable single-use coffee packets are to expensive and bad for the environment,

people on the Internet are still assholes,

APS is threatening to criminally charge students who protest the controversial PARCC test,

and its National Grammer Day, everybody! Check out Grammar Girls’ editing checklist here and then post all the errors you find in today’s Daily Word in the comments below. Whoever finds the most errors will win a heaping helping of smug self-satisfaction!

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The Daily Word in selfies, Gwar and Netanyahu

The Daily Word

What the hell is a "selfie stick" and why is the Albuquerque Museum forbidding their use?

Where does the proverb "In like a lion, out like a lamb" come from?

Milanese artist El Gato Chimney conjures up "symbolic visions of fantasy worlds infused with alchemy, occultism and folklore."

GWAR covers Kansas for the A.V. Club, and the result is rad.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warns Congress that Obama's deal with Iran will result in the rise of a new nuclear power.

The United States Department of Justice finds a pattern of racial bias in policing in Ferguson.

The National Academy of Sciences will bestow their most prestigious award, the Public Welfare Medal, on Neil deGrasse Tyson in April.

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