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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.

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Alibi Picks

Friends of the Weirder Side of Folk: BaBa CD Release Show!

See a concert with banjo and tuba duo BaBa, as well as performances by Pawn Drive and Joe Daddy and Hoodoo Jeff.
Photo by some dude in Production

Alibi Picks

Rad Verbage: To the Last Word Poetry Slam

An open mic and poetry slam.

News

The Daily Word in the tragic end of a bartending career, the dawn of a white minority and a reprieve for some Texas abortion clinics

The Daily Word

Spectators Sports Bar is mourning the loss of longtime bartender Steve Gerecke.

An appeals court has resuscitated the Jemez Pueblo's claim on the Valle Caldera in the Jemez Mountains.

With 62 percent of the US population but 78 percent of deaths, whites are poised to become a "white minority".

Because of Monday's Supreme Court decision, 10 Texas abortion clinics slated to close will remain open. For now.

"Legs really don't work": the Action Man series of battlefield casualties action figures.

Preserving human pelts.

One of the United States' last all-wood baseball stadiums burned to the ground in a dramatic 30 minute blaze yesterday.

Lobster will soon be available at McDonald's.

Justin Bieber is changing his life thanks to a Pentecostal church in Australia.

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