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Weekly Alibi
 Jan 13 - 19, 2005 
Where's the Support?
Old wounds rehashed: As a new generation of returning soldiers receive a hero's welcome, the health care needs of older veterans are being pushed aside by underfunding, budget cuts and bureaucracy. With so much talk of support for our troops, why is the Veterans Affairs Health Care System on life support?
NEWS/OPINION
Guest Editorial
If Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. were alive today, would America live up to his "dream," or would it look more like a nightmare?
News Commentary
Blind in Baghdad: With a rising death toll and no viable end in sight, the United States is still struggling to understand the very nature of our enemies.
MUSIC
Sonic Reducer
Burque blues brothers Stan Hirsch and Eric McFadden want you to get Captured Alive: Doin' Jazz.
FOOD
FILM & TV
White Noise
The self-billed "scariest movie of the year" also happens to be the worst--White Noise is a steaming pile of ghost excrement.
ARTS/LIT
Performance Review
Standing on the Shoulders of Giants will win you over with its intimate charm and hokey magic feats faster than you can say "Abracadabra!"

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Music

Rooster Roundabout: This week’s music highlights

Writer Mark Lopez muses on a new track by José González, a video by Jawbreaker Reunion and L7’s comeback!

Alibi Picks

The Satanists: Behemoth at Sunshine

Behemoth and Cannibal Corpse stop by Sunshine Theater on their North American tour.

news

The Daily Word in hero bloggers, Mitt Romney and the iGeneration

The Daily Word

Mitt Romney will not run for president in 2016.

Rapper Suge Knight was arrested early this morning on suspicion of a hit-and-run that killed a man.

The aggravated assault case against George Zimmerman (who was acquitted for the killing of unarmed teen Trayvon Martin) was dropped after his girlfriend recanted her story.

As gay rights acceptance is becoming de rigeuer in modern America, religious conservatives believe they're being persecuted. As Wayne Campbell would say, “yeah, and monkeys might fly out of my butt.”

Blogger Brandon Stanton started an Indiegogo campaign that raised over $1 million to send Brooklyn students on field trips to Harvard.

The Two Eagles balloon flying over the Pacific (carrying Burqueño Troy Bradley) has beaten a duration record!

We are living in the iGeneration, and the American Academy of Pediatrics wants government-issued guidelines on how to manage children and social media.

Juan Galindo was found guilty of sexually assaulting and murdering a 4-week-old baby.

For the first time ever, Spaceport America will host a Private Pilots Fly-in on Valentine's Day in Las Cruces. Road trip!

A man who has been dead for over two years was recently reappointed to a county industrial authority board in Uniontown, Pa.

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