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Weekly Alibi
 Mar 10 - 16, 2005 
Love in the Time of Abstinence
Teaching abstinence to teens is one thing, but suggesting condoms don't work is another. (On the cover: Young Women United, a group of teens in the Southeast Heights advocating for comprehensive sex-ed at APS. At right: Miguel Acosta, APS School Board member.)
NEWS/OPINION
Water Woes
Water Woes: Christie Chisholm investigates a new bill that proposes to limit the state's power over surface water protection in New Mexico.
Commentary
"Nuclear power isn't PC" and other shocking revelations from our favorite player-hater, Jim Scarantino.
MUSIC
FOOD
Restaurant Review: A New Palace of Delights
East meets Westside: The newest addition to the India Palace dynasty really does rule.
FILM & TV
Robots
Plot-wise Robots is as stale as your grandpa's sneakers, but the sheer audacity and style of the animation all but guarantees Pixar (uh, Fox) another big hit.
ARTS/LIT
Gallery Review: A Fine Mess
[AC]2's Natural Painting is like stepping into a nightmarish primordial crime scene--but in a good way.

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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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