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 Apr 14 - 20, 2005 
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Don't blink. If a picture is really worth a thousand words (you knew that was coming), this issue speaks volumes. Thanks to all who entered our annual photo contest!
NEWS/OPINION
Council Watch: Billions and Billions of Bills


City councilors wade through a stack of backlogged bills yet are oddly silent on the APD snafu.
Leaving a Footprint
Brush the dust off the Uptown Sector Plan! Coronado Mall wants to transform, at least partially, into a "lifestyle center," but not until the City Council sees an air quality study and someone comes up with a clear definition of "new space."

MUSIC
Sonic Reducer
J. Lo has all a girl could ask for ... all, that is, but a decent record.
FOOD
FILM & TV
Dear Frankie
With a perfect mix of hard-won emotions, Dear Frankie is a feel-good film that actually feels good.
FEATURE
ARTS/LIT
Gallery Review: Touch Me
UNM's latest graduate student art show will make you all touchy-feely.

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Alibi Picks

Ain't No Boots 'n Cats Rapper: Common at Sunshine

Common spits some rhymes at Sunshine Theater, along with Jay Electronica and Fly Union.

news

The Daily Word In Pissing Kate Middleton Off, Dogs Dressed Up As Turkeys And A 6-Year-Old Girl's Skateboarding Posse

The Daily Word

It’s Wednesday November 26th and this rude ass storm is ruining Thanksgiving!

Meanwhile in Southern California, three six-year-old girls are cooler than we will ever be, and skateboard all the damn time.

In Pakistan, 20-year-old Aansoo Kohli teaches 150 children in a shed, isn’t paid for the job, and is finishing her Bachelors Degree,

And if you’re American and you're reading this from your tent outside Best Buy while you wait for a 99 cent TV, joke's on you! You’re doing it wrong!

A local “cafeteria angel” is paying off student lunch debts at elementary schools anonymously and depositing money into needy families' bank accounts, because apparently some people care about other people?

And while the rest of us are consuming questionable amounts of alcohol this “holiday” season and arguing with our racist in-laws, these dogs are all that really matter this Thanksgiving.

Americans can't do anything right. We can’t even dress ourselves! Which really pisses Kate Midleton off. C'mon, you guys! Get it together!

Merry happy Thanksgiving, or whatever. Don’t drink and drive.

books

Jamie Anderson Probably Drove All Night to Get Here

Jamie Anderson entertains in her memoir Drive All Night, a collection of stories from 25+ years of touring, recording, singing and writing.
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