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Weekly Alibi
 Jun 3 - 9, 2004 
Helen Fielding and the Overactive Imagination
Love it or loathe it, we couldn't resist the temptation when Bridget Jones spilled her guts in international syndication. Now author Helen Fielding is back between the paper sheets, this time with an international woman of mystery.
NEWS/OPINION
News Interview
Doves and hawks may always be at odds, but they've got to agree on at least one thing; war is hell. Staff Sergeant Jimmy Massey talks about his experience in the Middle East and how it's changed his perspective back home.
MUSIC
Blue Note
Looking for some sonic redemption? The latest takes on these centuries-old tunes are sure to give you a shot of divine inspiration.
FOOD
Cool Stuff
Raise your rellenos high and repeat after us: "Que viva la comida de Nuevo Mexico!" Why front your tastebuds with sorry-ass national brands when you can represent these tasty local flavors?
FILM & TV
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
Director Chris Columus (Home Alone) has stepped down from the Harry Potter series, with unlikey Alfonso Cuarón (Y Tu Mamá También) taking up the reigns. The result? Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban is a stylish and magically entertaining sequel for kids of all ages.
ARTS/LIT
Author Interview
With a literary voice that's as beautiful as it is definitive, New Mexico historian Marc Simmons revisits one of our favorite subjects--Albuquerque.
Gallery Review: World's Collide
Ray Martin Abeyta blends new world icons with old school European style in his Cuentos y Encuentros exhibit.

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The Daily Word in Penis, Not Penis, Penis

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APD officer Keith Sandy joked about shooting James Boyd in the penis before fatally shooting him in the chest. No he didn’t, says the Albuquerque Police Department. Yes he totally frigging did, says Keith Sandy.

Texans will soon arm themselves with crossbows to protect New Mexican pumpkins from wild pigs. This is not one of Nostradmus’s more obscure prophecies, but actually a real thing that’s happening. h/t Dukecityfix.

Cooking With Pooh and 24 more completely inappropriate (but real!) children’s books.

The new Left Behind movie has scored a rare and coveted blurb from Satan himself.

Here’s a new reason to freak out about ebola this week: Freak out!

Super-successful joke maker Seth MacFarlane made a (honestly not-very good) joke about New Mexico last night. News 13 is on the case!

Alibi Picks

We're With You, Against Me!

Punk masters Against Me! take the stage at Launchpad.

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The Daily Word in Sheriff Rodella's conviction, deficit destroying dildos, and outlawing the Confederate flag

The Daily Word

Family Guy mentioned New Mexico in last night's episode.

Rio Arriba County sheriff Tommy Rodella was convicted of abusing his power yesterday.

I don't know what this means but Blue Cross/Blue Shield seems to be preparing for a shakeup.

Kansas is liquidating a large number of sex toys to make up for a budget shortfall.

Leg-lamp.

White House fence jumper made it further into the building than was previously disclosed.

Snoop Dogg interviews the news anchor who quit so abruptly recently.

California outlawed the Confederate flag.

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