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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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news

The Daily Word in Peyton Manning, mood swings, intestines, and Monica Lewinsky.

The Daily Word

Police captured a serial killer in Indiana.

Peyton Manning broke the touchdown record.

People born in the summer are prone to mood swings.

A mouse-grown intestine signals hope for organ growth.

Soft drinks lead to accelerated aging.

For chocolate addicts, it might actually be time to panic over the Ebola outbreak.

Bernalillo County will have deputies guarding the abandoned Sandia Ranch insane asylum against trespassers this Halloween season.

Does anyone care that Monica Lewinsky has joined Twitter?

This is how you draw a perfect circle, while listening to A Perfect Circle.

Test your knowledge of Iron Maiden.

Still don’t have a costume idea for Halloween? Get some help from ex-con Martha Stewart.

Jesse Schulz

Music

Rooster Roundabout: This week’s music highlights

Writer Mark Lopez muses on an alternate recording of “Rock and Roll,” album reissues from Pixies and Cursive and a slick Rihanna cover.

Alibi Picks

Watsky Slams Words

Spoken word artist and speed-rapper Watsky takes the stage at Sunshine Theater.
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