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 Jul 29 - Aug 4, 2004 
From French Fries to Fuel
You can bring home the bacon, fry it up in a pan and use the grease to run your van! Creative solutions like this may fuel our automotive future.
NEWS/OPINION
On Assignment
Despite staggering economic and environmental costs, gas guzzling SUVs are as popular as ever. So why aren't lawmakers putting a stop to it?
MUSIC
Blue Note
Magic Slim's Blue Magic delivers a searing musical style that springs from the bellies of Chicago, Mississippi and beyond.
FOOD
Gastrological Forecast
A native New Mexican returns from Minnesota with heat-numbed lips and a new appreciation for Midwestern cuisine.
FILM & TV
The Bourne Supremacy
Tougher, smarter and even more breathlessly entertaining than its predecessor, The Bourne Supremacy cements Damon's place in one of the best movie franchises to burst out of Hollywood in ages.
ARTS/LIT
Performance Review
Despite a few relatively minor flaws, the Fusion Company's Glass Menagerie succeeds in communicating the play's impressive balance of dizzying comedy and bleak, soul-smashing tragedy.

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The Daily Word in Mt. Everest's poop problem, PARCC protests and National Grammar Day

The Daily Word

Good morning, it’s Wednesday, March 4,

and Mt. Everest is covered in shit and corpses,

a “party bike” will soon be wobbling through the streets of Downtown Albuquerque, bringing up to 14 drunken pedalers to the pubs of there choice,

the man who invented Keurig coffee makers thinks the disposable single-use coffee packets are to expensive and bad for the environment,

people on the Internet are still assholes,

APS is threatening to criminally charge students who protest the controversial PARCC test,

and its National Grammer Day, everybody! Check out Grammar Girls’ editing checklist here and then post all the errors you find in today’s Daily Word in the comments below. Whoever finds the most errors will win a heaping helping of smug self-satisfaction!

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The Daily Word in selfies, Gwar and Netanyahu

The Daily Word

What the hell is a "selfie stick" and why is the Albuquerque Museum forbidding their use?

Where does the proverb "In like a lion, out like a lamb" come from?

Milanese artist El Gato Chimney conjures up "symbolic visions of fantasy worlds infused with alchemy, occultism and folklore."

GWAR covers Kansas for the A.V. Club, and the result is rad.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warns Congress that Obama's deal with Iran will result in the rise of a new nuclear power.

The United States Department of Justice finds a pattern of racial bias in policing in Ferguson.

The National Academy of Sciences will bestow their most prestigious award, the Public Welfare Medal, on Neil deGrasse Tyson in April.

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"I Saw You" at The Shop

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