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Weekly Alibi
 Feb 1 - 7, 2007 
Feature
Money can't buy you love, but it sure is useful when you're trying to purchase nifty anniversary gifts. Luckily for you, we've got more romantic suggestions than Cupid has dimples! Now all you have to do is scare up some cash.
NEWS/OPINION
News Bite: Insurance for Domestic Partners
The thought of insurance for domestic partners makes us all hot and bothered, but will our fantasy ever become reality?
Not Chicken
New Mexico lawmakers say, "Don't abuse your cocks this Valentine's Day!"
MUSIC
Spotlight: One For Hope and Labels and Numbers
Two local bands love to do it on stage. (Make music, that is.)
FOOD
FILM & TV
Smokin' Aces
Smokin’ Aces is scattershot, plagiarized love letter to Quentin Tarantino, but it's fun as long as people are either bleeding or pulling triggers.
FEATURE
ARTS/LIT
Poetry Review
We can't all be poets, but at least we can cultivate their lovely, poetic sensibility. Start with these five recent arrivals from the Southwest.
Best of Burque Ballot
It's finally here! Our best-ever Best of Burque ballot is signed, sealed, delivered and yours.

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

Music

Rooster Roundabout: This week’s music highlights

Writer Mark Lopez muses on a new Soundgarden release, Heart’s ode to Foo Fighters and a new Bleachers video.
Sandunes
Sandunes, from India, a synth and keyboard player and sound designer

Alibi Picks

Thrumming Thresholds: OneBeat Abq at the Rail Yards

An international music event and art happening presented by 516 ARTS and Found Sound Nation.

news

The Daily Word in freaky animals, New Mexico schools and Starbucks

The Daily Word

Police are searching Albuquerque for 10-year-old Alexandra Greenwall of Rio Rancho, who went missing on Wednesday. Contact the authorities if you have any information.

A US Marine and Iraq War veteran in Maryland has been banned from his daughter's school after having a heated argument with the vice principal over his daughter's homework on Islam.

Just a few common-sense tips to keep your kids safe on Halloween.

A woman in the Houston area was sentenced to three years in prison for putting a gun in her son's backpack to get him in trouble.

Starbucks is going to start delivering to select areas in 2015. Looks like that pumpkin spice latte is gonna come to you!

Police in Pennsylvania finally caught Matthew Eric Frein after a 48-day manhunt. Frein is accused of killing a state trooper.

UNM basketball coach Craig Neal has the starting lineup for the team's exhibition game against Western New Mexico.

Police are looking for suspects after a man was shot and killed this morning on Central Avenue. This story is still being updated.

A Legislative Finance Committee report stated that high-poverty schools in New Mexico need better teachers. Not to sound juvenile, but “DUH! That's high-poverty schools everywhere!” I'm done.

A list of freaky lookin' animals to get you squeamish and scared for All Hallows' Eve. Who knows … they may inspire a last-minute costume, no?

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