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Weekly Alibi
 May 19 - 25, 2005 
Star Wars Summer Film Guide
Fire up the projector and set your butter spigots to "blast"--we're going to the movies! Will your summer be filled with Dogtown days or Star Wars nights? Let the Alibi Staff Psychics and Cinema-holics be your guide for filmy fun that's out of the sun!
NEWS/OPINION
Commentary
Have one of those yellow magnetic ribbons plastered to the back of your Land Cruiser? Jim Scarantino wonders if Americans really know what it means to support the troops.
News Interview
BBC reporter and bestselling author Greg Palast shares more than a few bons mots with the Alibi.
MUSIC
Blue Note
Guy Forsyth: American Badass. Catch this roots rockin' showman at his Bosque House Concert on Wednesday, May 25.
FOOD
Restaurant Review: Krung Thai
Don't let the strip mall facade fool you: Krung Thai dishes out the fantastic flavors of Thailand.
FILM & TV
Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room
Alex Gibney's new documentary Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room plays like a seamless tragedy built on every personality trait we all wish didn't exist.
FEATURE
ARTS/LIT
Art Preview
Yee haw! Yardfest returns to Burque with an all-star lineup of freaky folk art and down-home hoedowns.

RSSRaw posts and updates from our writers with info too timely or uncategorizable for print. What, we said something stupid? Chime in, buddy.

Personals

"I Saw You" at the Science Cafe

Who saw? Who was seen? Was it you?

“Here's what I've learned about deal breakers. If you have enough natural chemistry with someone, you overlook every single thing that you said would break the deal.” –Taylor Swift | Reply for free or see more “I Saw You” posts at alibi.com/personals.

news

The Daily Word in Tamagotchis forever, 7th grade rejection and being a narcissist!

The Daily Word

It's Tuesday! Everyone has allergies and you're probably reading this when you should be doing work. This is the Daily Word!

Two dudes at George Mason University in Virginia created a device that puts out fires by bumping bass.

Some rogue ass lamas and coyotes are partying in New York!

Imagine creating a diorama out of the marshmallowy, neon Easter candies, Peeps. Now imagine you create such an inspiring piece of hidden peep artwork, that it’s featured in the Washington Post. GET YOUR DREAMS TOGETHER AND REACH FOR THE DAMN STARS! ANYTHING IS POSSIBLE!

Remember when we all lost our minds and fed, entertained and nurtured our electronic pets? TREND ALERT: Tamagotchis NEVER STOPPED BEING COOL. I’ve had one for two decades straight. It feels good to be part of something larger than myself.

“In a world where the selfie has become our dominant art form, tautological phrases like “You do you” and its tribe provide a philosophical scaffolding for our ever-­evolving, ever more complicated narcissism.” Yeah, whatever. Ima do me and take a selfie of my cute ass outfit today. BYE!@

Remember the Macarena? In 7th grade I tried to kiss a boy to this song at a dance. He didn’t like the Macarena, or maybe it was me. Who can say?

Have a great day! And you do you, boo.

news

The Daily Word in biker brawls, dream burritos, coked up trannies and animal mosh pits

The Daily Word

A couple of coked up transvestites were involved in a shootout near the NSA headquarters.

According to Amtrak, the Southwest Chief is still going to run through New Mexico, despite previous plans to exclude the state.

There was a shootout at Applebee's on Academy last night involving two rival biker "clubs." Witnesses refused to cooperate with investigators. It probably didn't go quite like this:

The “Daily Show” has a new host.

Selfie sticks have been banned at two of the nation’s largest music festivals.

Scientists and artists are working together to better discern patterns in digital data.

Here’s how our brains help us bounce back from a nasty breakup.

When it comes to Scientology and real estate, there’s no such thing as too big.

Recent DNA testing confirms infidelity in Richard III’s lineage.

Burritos of the stars.

Check out these animal mosh pits.

Warren Beatty turns 78 today!

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