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 Sep 2 - 8, 2004 
New Mexico State Fair 2004 Ford Pavilion Entertainment
Go! The New Mexico State Fair's good for a lot more than gorging yourself on fried foods and puking on the Tilt-A-Whirl. Don't miss the year's biggest string of all ages performances under one roof, eagerly awaiting you right now at the Ford Pavilion.
NEWS/OPINION
News Feature
Could issuing code orange terror alerts be the White House's clever way of combating faltering ratings, rather than terrorist attacks? An Internet blogger's "Terror Alert Timeline" seems to think so.
A High Old Time
Can we hear an Amen! Steven Robert Allen and Gwyneth Doland attend the Bush revival--er, rally, at the convention center and marvel at the platitudes that win the prez a whole lotta love.
MUSIC
Music to Your Ears
For the unfortunate few who missed it, Michael Henningsen serves up a Fall Crawl redux without all the parking woes and cotton mouth.
FOOD
Eating In
Just in time for the state fair, our food editor delves into the finer points of ritually slaughtering and roasting a whole pig. The kiddies won't want to miss this one!
FILM & TV
Vanity Fair
Vanity Fair is a lengthy parade of pretty people, English wit and period costumes--a good bet if that's your cup of tea.
ARTS/LIT
Culture Shock
516 Magnífico Artspace is one of the most beloved nonprofit arts organizations in the city, so why the devil are they shutting down?

RSSRaw posts and updates from our writers with info too timely or uncategorizable for print. What, we said something stupid? Chime in, buddy.
“Untitled 96 (Version 1),” 2005, mixed media
Floyd D. Tunson
“Untitled 96 (Version 1),” 2005, mixed media

Arts

Pop Life

Inevitable reflections of the artist as a black man

Explosive color and pop-art sensibilities inform the work of Floyd D. Tunson.

news

The Daily Word in Penis, Not Penis, Penis

The Daily Word

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!

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