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Weekly Alibi
 Jul 14 - 20, 2005 
Shifting Focus
Flash! It's here where you want it to be. PhotoArts ABQ busts out the Duke City's very own photography showcase.
Crossing Over
Will Nob Hill's business district ever become the pedestrian-friendly corridor that local merchants yearn for? Not if it takes 17 more years to get crosswalks installed.
Spotlight: Danny Winn and the Earthlings
If the fizz of Mountain Dew could be translated into music, it would sound exactly like Danny Winn and the Earthlings: exhilarating, high-energy and really, really bubbly.
Taste Test
Our staff samples six different energy drinks and, with god on their side, nobody puked. Brands were measured on appearence, flavor and degree of tweakibility. Way, dude!
Wedding Crashers
Take a sophisticated Jane Austen comedy, make the main characters male, move it from Regency England to modern-day Washington, D.C., substitute all the innuendo-filled dialogue with penis jokes and call it Wedding Crashers.
Art Preview
Forget Hollywood. What you need is a summer Bloc-Busta--and, hey, what do you know? There's one coming your way.

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Friday, Oct 9: Southwest Gay & Lesbian Film Festival

26 LGBT-centric dramas, comedies, documentaries, romances and horror films from around the world.


The Daily Word in a prairie dog playground, killifornia and circuitous "right to bear arms" arguments

The Daily Word

Albuquerque's Huning Highland neighborhood gets Burque on a list of "secretly cool cities".

The playground at Chelwood Elementary has really gone to the prairie dogs.

Balloon Fiesta truly underway now that there have been some balloon collisions with power lines and vehicles.

Assisted suicide is now legal in California.

The father of the man who allegedly went on a shooting rampage last week in Oregon blames, in part, the country's gun laws. Ironically, the mass-shooting suspect's mother was stockpiling guns out of fear that stricter gun laws in response to mass shootings would make it impossible to stockpile guns.

There's no such thing as a "sexy Donald Trump costume".

Watch this man set his apartment on fire while live streaming a demo of cigarette lighters.

Check out this groovy coffee table book of grindhouse cinema posters!


The Daily Word in spicy foods, hamsters, the lottery and slavery

The Daily Word

We're all in this together (student loan debt), but at least we have our college degrees.

Finland kindergartners focus more on playing than testing.

Your chances at winning the jackpot just got cut in half, but maybe that's a good thing.

The nuances of staging a musical with deaf actors.

Eating spicy foods may increase your life expectancy.

Raj the blind dog is finally adopted.

Going against the grain, one Dunkin Donuts refused to serve cop.

Textbook changes using the terms “immigrants” and “workers” back to “slaves,” after a Texan mom complained.

It's Monday, so here, have hamsters reenact the Friends theme song.

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