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Weekly Alibi
 Jun 30 - Jul 6, 2005 
NEWS/OPINION
Thin Line
Fox News should be better known as Big Brother's purveyor of prolefeed. Say what?
MUSIC
Spotlight: What's Jazz?
Bassist Zimbabwe Nkenya redefines jazz with an ensemble featuring an African mbira, acoustic bass, drums, piano and a turntable(!) this Thursday at the Outpost.
FOOD
Restaurant Review: Café Cubano at Laru Ni Hati
Next time you're in Nob Hill, stop by Café Cubano at Laru Ni Hati to experience a precious little Caribbean gem in an unlikely but wonderful setting.
FILM & TV
George A. Romero's Land of the Dead
With its colorful characters, black humor and clear-cut heroes and villains, George A. Romero's Land of the Dead should give Zombie lovers, old and new, something to scream about.
Idiot Box: Dance This Mess Around
What is it, America? Heat stroke? Mad Cow Disease? West Nile Virus? Devin D. O'Leary looks for a rational explanation as to why the D-list-celebrities-do-salsa series "Dancing With the Stars" is the runaway smash hit of the summer.
FEATURE
ARTS/LIT
How Offensive!
The R. Crumb Reader makes a strong case that our current, commodified, hypocritical, money-obsessed society is even more revolting than R. Crumb's demented little comics.

RSSRaw posts and updates from our writers with info too timely or uncategorizable for print. What, we said something stupid? Chime in, buddy.

News

The Daily Word in bad cops, analog camera sales and Velveeta at Tingley Beach

The Daily Word

Following reports in the Washington Post and The New Yorker, this week's edition of Rolling Stone covers the tragic and persistent problem of police violence in Albuquerque.

Johnny Zinn is dead.

"We're the last people in the buggy whip business", says local camera store owner.

The trans-Pacific balloon expedition (which includes Albuquerque resident Troy Bradley) made necessary course changes and may make landfall in Baja California on Saturday!

A former Los Alamos National Labs employee told a federal agent disguised as a Venezuelan official that he would design a nuclear bomb capable of targeting New York City.

UNM plans to crack down on smokers this semester.

It might snow tonight.

Our new State Land Commissioner Aubrey Dunn has ordered a temporary halt to the development of the SunZia renewable energy transmission project.

A grocery store in Northwest Burque caught fire this morning.

Fishing at Tingley Beach is decent if you use Velveeta Cheese for bait.

Alibi Picks

Whirling Dialogue: Whirling Dervishes of Rumi with Sufi Music Concert

Explore peace, love and acceptance at this performance by members of the Mevlevi Order.

news

The Daily Word In Zombie Cats, Early Menses and Disco

The Daily Word

The new Ghostbusters movie has an all female cast!

Drinking soda may cause early menses.

This woman had 13 pounds of pot hidden in her car and had no idea. I’ve only ever found a kind of scratched cd labeled “DAD’S MIX” in my car :(

A thoughtful piece on Tent City.

In Florida they have zombie cats!

Here is a disco version of "Suicide Is Painless" .

Some tips on surviving catastrophe.

and it's Sarah McLachlan's birthday today!

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