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Weekly Alibi
 Sep 21 - 27, 2006 
Williams' World
A Theater Named Desire--The Fusion Theatre Company celebrates its fifth birthday with a month-long ode to Tennessee Williams.
NEWS/OPINION
Talking Points
As a rainwater harvester, Terry McMains doesn’t plow through puddles or collect water in buckets, yet he is helping to alter the course of New Mexico’s water history.
News Feature
After the Flood--As the City Council scurries to enact new flood resolutions, our antique drainage system continues to rust.
MUSIC
Spotlight: ¡Globalquerque! Around the World in 35 Hours
Around the world in 35 hours--for the second year in a row, ¡Globalquerque! brings world-class world music to the National Hispanic Cultural Center.
FOOD
FILM & TV
Film Festival Preview
Prepare to Be Tromatized! TromaDance New Mexico 2006 emerges from the toxic sludge with filmmaking at its weirdest.
FEATURE
ARTS/LIT
Performance Preview
Body and Soul-- The New Mexico Body Painting Festival blurs the line between canvas and artist.

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News

The Daily Word in the James Boyd case, Royal Trux and Lenny Kravitz's trillion dollar F-35 exposed

The Daily Word

A new series about being a guard at New Mexico's State Penitentiary airs on Thursday.

It's day two of the preliminary hearing in the James Boyd case.

Recent violence involving teens has spurred New Mexico lawmakers to try and impose a curfew —something that was previously found unconstitutional on the city government-level.

Franklin County Sheriff's department in Kentucky is offering assistance to drug dealers by suggesting dealers "turn in their competition".

Lenny Kravitz suffered a wardrobe malfunction that exposed little Lenny.

Royal Trux is going to reunite for a nod-off (HA, auto-correct!) erm, that is, a one-off concert appearance.

North America's only native caffeinated plant is seeing a rise in popularity.

"The world's most expensive weapons program in human history" is flight-ready.

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The Daily Word in Star Wars, exploding churches and crapping on the green

The Daily Word

Glaciers are melting faster than they ever have before.

Three new super-Earths discovered.

Ever seen a guy surf a wave on a dirt bike? Here you go!

Churches are exploding in Las Cruces.

Drinking too many margaritas in the sun can lead to phytophotodermatitis.

Washington D.C. is sinking into the ocean.

Brighten your day with these Werner Herzog inspirational posters!

For over a decade, a mystery man has been crapping in the holes of a Norway golf club.

Mark Hamill will do more than just sign your Star Wars card.

Thanks to Geoff Plant and Carl Petersen for the links!

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The Daily Word in mine sweeping rats, spray-on condoms and Morrissey’s junk

The Daily Word

Citizens live without cell phones or WiFi in this West Virginian town.

These Italians really want the Foo Fighters to come play their hometown.

Iconic percussionist and drumstick maker Vic Firth has died at the age of 85.

Zimbabwe is seeking the extradition James Palmer, who is currently nowhere to be found.

Specially trained rats are saving lives in Cambodia.

Everything you hate about wearing glasses.

I present to you the spray-on condom.

Prepare to be disappointed by tonight's blue moon.

Morrissey claims the TSA at the San Francisco Airport grabbed his junk.

Check out Prince's new song!

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