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 Jul 3 - 9, 2008 
As our nation becomes another year older, Native Americans have made progress on making their voices heard, but they still have a long way to go.
NEWS/OPINION
An Albuquerque gay couple travels to California to get married, but how will their union be viewed in the eyes of New Mexico law? Doctors struggle with a perplexing brain disease. And is The New York Times being subtly racist?
MUSIC
Ours is a major label epic-rock band with an underdog mentality. And the Starving Artists Tour brings hungry hip-hop acts to the Duke City.
FOOD
The contemporary cuisine at Jennifer James 101 proves James is a chef among chefs. Plus, the Alibi's summer wine recommendations.
FILM & TV
Nothing can prepare you for the onslaught of adorability that is WALL-E. And Hancock is better with booze.
ARTS/LIT
SITE Santa Fe's Lucky Number Seven offers a journey back to the playground. And The Selected Essays of Gore Vidal reminds us that when it comes to the battles of his day, Vidal hit back as hard as Norman Mailer, often harder.

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The Daily Word in Mt. Everest's poop problem, PARCC protests and National Grammar Day

The Daily Word

Good morning, it’s Wednesday, March 4,

and Mt. Everest is covered in shit and corpses,

a “party bike” will soon be wobbling through the streets of Downtown Albuquerque, bringing up to 14 drunken pedalers to the pubs of there choice,

the man who invented Keurig coffee makers thinks the disposable single-use coffee packets are to expensive and bad for the environment,

people on the Internet are still assholes,

APS is threatening to criminally charge students who protest the controversial PARCC test,

and its National Grammer Day, everybody! Check out Grammar Girls’ editing checklist here and then post all the errors you find in today’s Daily Word in the comments below. Whoever finds the most errors will win a heaping helping of smug self-satisfaction!

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The Daily Word in selfies, Gwar and Netanyahu

The Daily Word

What the hell is a "selfie stick" and why is the Albuquerque Museum forbidding their use?

Where does the proverb "In like a lion, out like a lamb" come from?

Milanese artist El Gato Chimney conjures up "symbolic visions of fantasy worlds infused with alchemy, occultism and folklore."

GWAR covers Kansas for the A.V. Club, and the result is rad.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warns Congress that Obama's deal with Iran will result in the rise of a new nuclear power.

The United States Department of Justice finds a pattern of racial bias in policing in Ferguson.

The National Academy of Sciences will bestow their most prestigious award, the Public Welfare Medal, on Neil deGrasse Tyson in April.

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