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 Oct 1 - 7, 2009 
The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta is upon us. Beyond the links below lies our complete guide to where to go and what to do during this time of 18th-century flight technology.
Online Election Guide
Who should be mayor? Who will represent you on the City Council? Everything you need to know for the Oct. 6 municipal election all in once place.
NEWS/OPINION
The little guys running for office in the municipal election this week. Plus, Warehouse 508 is finally here—see the photographic evidence.
MUSIC
An interview with alto saxophonist David Binney, and A Hawk And A Hacksaw pays Albuquerque a Eastern European folk-type visit.
FOOD
Locovores come together on the web and find the backyard produce of their dreams. And— this just in—tacos are delicious.
FILM & TV
An interview with Full Moon founder Charles Band. Plus, English poet John Keats finds himself on the silver screen in Bright Star.
ARTS/LIT
Buy art, save animals: what's happening at Watermelon Ranch's Furball 2009. And artist Evan Dent's take on Albuquerque.
FREE WILL ASTROLOGY

RSSRaw posts and updates from our writers with info too timely or uncategorizable for print. What, we said something stupid? Chime in, buddy.
Experiment with "Shapeshifter" and other weird concoctions at ShowOff 4.0.
Experiment with "Shapeshifter" and other weird concoctions at ShowOff 4.0.

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Adult Experimentation at ShowOff 4.0: Curious Concoctions

A grown-up science fair and talent show featuring performances and science fair booth activities.

news

The Daily Word in racist fashion police, net neutrality and GIANT black holes!

The Daily Word

It's Thursday! Not exactly as good as Friday, but still pretty damn good.

The Internet may not be owned by a few corporations soon because Washington seems to be pretty down with net neutrality!

There is a black hole that is 12 billion times larger than the sun and is 900 million years old.

Zendaya Coleman elegantly explained why assuming dreadlocks smell like “patchouli oil” or “weed” is racist and weird. Giuliana Rancic apologizes. The internet gives Coleman a giant high five.

A new proposal would require Lyft and Uber drivers to provide insurance and undergo extensive background checks.

Surveys conclude that over half of all farm workers in America lack “legitimate documents” and therefore have no legal rights or protection.

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The Sound of Burque

Local band showcases

See a variety of local bands perform at the historic Kimo Theatre.
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