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Weekly Alibi
 Apr 29 - May 5, 2004 
The Downside of a Difficult Commute
An Ode to Folly. Albuquerque's Northwest mesa is a traffic and pollution disaster, and if the city extends Paseo del Norte through the Petroglyph National Monument ... what good will that do?
NEWS/OPINION
Your Home for Nuclear Waste
A local watchdog group, determined to accelerate cleanup of radioactive waste at Sandia Labs, discovers a whole new breed of the stuff, called "yard holes."
MUSIC
Blue Note
The Santa Fe Art Institute's upcoming The Domino Effect: Natural Influence Over Technology puts art and music together in a happy little package that's sure to please.
FOOD
Chewing the Fat
The "Father of Modern Southwestern Cuisine" returns to New Mexico to collaborate on a dinner to benefit the American Diabetes Association and speak with Gwyneth Doland about the event.
FILM & TV
Dogville
Love it or loathe it: Dogville tells the slippery slope story of the unpleasant abuse of heroine Grace, played by Nicole Kidman. Lars von Trier strikes again.
ARTS/LIT
Author Interview
Host of "Democracy Now!" Amy Goodman takes some time out of her busy, harrowing life to talk with Steven Robert Allen about her new book, the war in Iraq and upcoming elections.
Performance Review
Director Eugene Douglas keeps the energy high even though the characters in Ivanov are brooding, cynical creatures. Check out Anton Checkhov's first full-length staged play at UNM's Rodey Theatre.

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Alibi Picks

A Host of Sparrows: Chatter Sunday at The Kosmos

See some fantastic chamber music and hear some poetry at The Kosmos.

news

The Daily Word in Facebook feuds, the Aurora shooter and egg shaming

The Daily Word

It just goes to show that when you decline someone's Facebook friend request, things can get a little heated.

After Colorado legalized recreational use of marijuana, some neighboring states are asking the US Supreme Court to deem it unconstitutional.

Rapper Bobby Shmurda pleads not guilty after being arrested for gang conspiracy and gun charges.

The parents of accused Aurora shooter James Holmes sent a letter to prosecutors asking for their son's life to be spared.

MSNBC lists 10 topics to expect at President Obama's 2014 year-end press conference.

Two people were left dead and one in the hospital after a high-speed chase ensued on US 550 in Bernalillo County.

A teenage kid was harassed by a Walgreens manager for buying eggs for his mama. The nerve of some people.

The historic Old Mountain Lodge was lost in a fire yesterday in Carnuel, N.M.

The DA's Office says Kari Brandenburg is still weighing whether to charge APD officers Keith Sandy and Dominique Perez for the shooting of James Boyd.

Alibi Picks

A Nutcracker Navidad

The Nutcracker Ballet in the Land of Enchantment

Featuring choreography by Patricia Dickinson Wells and a full live orchestra under the baton of Guillermo Figueroa.
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