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Weekly Alibi
 Jul 22 - 28, 2004 
Water Hogs and Heroes
The princes and the porkers. Albuquerque residents have come a long way in an effort to conserve our most treasured resource. But there's still a few consumers out there horkin-down more than their fair share of water.
NEWS/OPINION
A Test for Forgiveness
State Senate candidate John Ryan confronts his "youthful mistakes" in an effort to win the seat vacated by former state GOP Chairwoman Ramsay Gorham.
MUSIC
Blue Note
What will they do for an encore? A new release featuring Tibetan Buddhist monks chanting in the pine-forested foothills of northern India takes home the 2004 Grammy Award for Best Traditional World Music Album.
FOOD
The Dish
Whether your on the prowl for chicharrones, stuffed sopaipillas or a tasty torta, Juanita's Comida Mexicana will fill your boca with joy, and then some.
FILM & TV
The Corporation
Capable of inspiring concern, even outrage, in even the most skeptical (or oblivious) of moviegoers/consumers, The Corporation serves as a disquieting, ostentatious and ultimately sobering experience.
FEATURE
ARTS/LIT
Gallery Review: Cooling Off
Steven Robert Allen says the best pieces in Circles, Stripes and Checks present pleasing, strangely natural forms that offer some inexplicable solace from the difficulties of our cruel world.
How Not to Fight the War on Terror
Former White House insider Richard Clarke gives new meaning to the term "mistakes were made" in his tell-all book, "Against All Enemies," about the White House's incompetence in the lead-up and aftermath to 9-11.

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The Daily Word in lightning, moustaches, couch abuse and erectile dysfunction

The Daily Word

Severe weather is killing and disappearing people in Texas and Oklahoma.

Ever wondered who invented Memorial Day?

Protesters in Oakland are protesting the new protest laws.

Daily coffee consumption could be the reason your wiener is working properly.

In the elite world of fabulous facial hair, this man is putting Albuquerque on the map.

Colorado is throwing $100 Million in good taxpayer money after bad for the completion of this colossal construction failure.

While on the way to Ruidoso via motorcycle, a woman was struck by lightning.

A 65-year-old woman gave birth to quadruplets.

A male Flight Attendant was caught smuggling passports in his skivvies and has been sentenced to 5 years in prison.

Robots could take over your job.

It’s the 10th anniversary of Tom Cruise jumping on Oprah’s couch.

A Santa Fe vandal almost won the Darwin Award.

Music

Albuquerque Blues & Brews happening this Sunday!

What's better than sampling craft beers and getting down with some butt-kicking blues bands on a three-day weekend? Nothing! See local acts on three stages including Alex Maryol while you sip suds of all varieties at the Sandia Resort & Casino. Enjoy games, raffles and prize drawings.

This event is 21 and over. Click here for more info and to purchase tickets. Prost!

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Hell's Cellos: Apocalyptica at Sunshine

See the metallic, symphonic band play live at Sunshine Theater.
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