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Weekly Alibi
 Oct 21 - 27, 2004 
Election 2004
Just don't have the time to meet with candidates, grill them with hard-hitting questions and spend countless hours fact checking their answers? Well, we did! See how your favorite politicians measure up to the Weekly Alibi's BS detector. We've done all the research for you, now get out there and vote!
NEWS/OPINION
Payne's World
Genius or Jackass? Our fearless columnist Greg Payne adds just a pinch more salt to the 2000 election wound by predicting a big victory for Dubya.
MUSIC
Sonic Reducer
Santa Fe's The Hollis Wake has crafted one helluva rock record, to be released at a few damn good shows this weekend.
FOOD
Food News
Der Governator has made a landmark decision by calling for the end of Californian foie gras production by 2012. The ban may only affect one producer, but it may just change the way you think about fatty duck livers.
FILM & TV
Film Festival Preview
Tromadance ain't your mama's film festival ... Unless your mama has a totally twisted sense of humor and lives in the greater Albuquerque area. If that's the case, you should buy her some tickets.
FEATURE
ARTS/LIT
Performance Review
Tricklock Performance Space's Dracula is out for a lot more than just sex and gore. But those are pretty awesome, too.

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News

The Daily Word in bad cops, analog camera sales and Velveeta at Tingley Beach

The Daily Word

Following reports in the Washington Post and The New Yorker, this week's edition of Rolling Stone covers the tragic and persistent problem of police violence in Albuquerque.

Johnny Zinn is dead.

"We're the last people in the buggy whip business", says local camera store owner.

The trans-Pacific balloon expedition (which includes Albuquerque resident Troy Bradley) made necessary course changes and may make landfall in Baja California on Saturday!

A former Los Alamos National Labs employee told a federal agent disguised as a Venezuelan official that he would design a nuclear bomb capable of targeting New York City.

UNM plans to crack down on smokers this semester.

It might snow tonight.

Our new State Land Commissioner Aubrey Dunn has ordered a temporary halt to the development of the SunZia renewable energy transmission project.

A grocery store in Northwest Burque caught fire this morning.

Fishing at Tingley Beach is decent if you use Velveeta Cheese for bait.

Alibi Picks

Whirling Dialogue: Whirling Dervishes of Rumi with Sufi Music Concert

Explore peace, love and acceptance at this performance by members of the Mevlevi Order.

news

The Daily Word In Zombie Cats, Early Menses and Disco

The Daily Word

The new Ghostbusters movie has an all female cast!

Drinking soda may cause early menses.

This woman had 13 pounds of pot hidden in her car and had no idea. I’ve only ever found a kind of scratched cd labeled “DAD’S MIX” in my car :(

A thoughtful piece on Tent City.

In Florida they have zombie cats!

Here is a disco version of "Suicide Is Painless" .

Some tips on surviving catastrophe.

and it's Sarah McLachlan's birthday today!

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