Alibi Volume 26, Number 38
September 21, 2017
Discovering Burque’s Pagan community
Weekly Alibi spoke with two locals, both involved in putting on the upcoming Pagan Pride Day, about one of the spiritual paths most closely aligned with the changing of the seasons.
News & Opinion
Citizens, find your favorite and vote!
Fourteen folks are vying for five spots in the City Council.
N.M. will reach prison capacity within two years, UNMH's CEO is retiring and Pete Domenici has died.
Let’s make Burque Better
Among the items on your 2017 election ballot are these bonds.
Funny because blind obedience is given to a computer by someone else.
Readers write about DACA-for-wall deal, gun violence, teaching by example and unsustainable corporatism.
Film & TV
Unvarnished memoir of the Boston bombings trades exploitation for emotion
Stronger is a refreshingly down-to-earth look at recent, real-world horrors that is neither “too soon!” nor too manipulative.
Bruce Campbell is selling autographed books, there's a “Let’s Make a Western” fundraiser and Mulan is showing at Civic Plaza.
“Star Trek: Discovery” on CBS All Access
CBS launches a new streaming service featuring a new Star Trek series, "The Good Fight", "Big Brother: Over the Top" and reruns of several current CBS shows.
Highlights from around the dial. Except no one has dials anymore.
Life is unreal, so go see some shows, dammit!
Plenty of folks who go out to music performances in this town might be characterized as speaking with their wings and the way that they smile. These aural angels make the scene what it is; without them, life really would be unreal.
We review new releases by Train Conductor, Aaron Markland and Constant Harmony.
Arts & Lit
Etkie firmly plants its feet in Downtown Albuquerque
At Etkie, Diné artists design and create jewelry with an eye on the broad, modern market (including fashion hubs like New York, Paris and Tokyo) but still connect with tradition.
There's plenty to do this week! BEDtalks, KiMo's Poetry Party and Itzá & Vibrator Nation book signings.
Writer’s work provides a roadmap to New Mexico
Eco-Travel New Mexico offers advice that responsible travelers need to plan a trip which conserves the environment and improves the welfare of local people.
On Duran Central Pharmacy and the Himalayas
Since 1965, Duran Central Pharmacy has been serving la comida Nueva Mexicana to people that crave an authentic dining experience, with everything made in-house by an OG gang of gastronomes whose loyalty to tradition is unmatched in Burque.
Cosmic Blonde puts T or C on the craft beer map
T or C Brewing Company, the first brewery in the town known for its hot springs spas, just released its first homemade beer.
Armijo Farms roasts and sells fresh chile this Saturday
This Saturday at the Los Poblanos Farm Shop, Armijo Organic Farms will be roasting and selling their unique Sabinal Special chile, grown without pesticides or GMO products.
Southwestern Wellness and a mystery in Taos
Durban Poison removes tension and gives playfulness, White Walker Kush relieves pain and brings a less focused mood.
Verdes moves, increased cannabis use attributed to "period effects," and more of this week's cannabis news.