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Weekly Alibi
 Oct 20 - 26, 2005 
Recasting New Mexico History
A new monument to Don Juan de Oñate, the man who led the first Spanish settlement to New Mexico, has stirred up controversies more than four centuries old.
NEWS/OPINION
Covering Our Tracks
What a shame that radioactive waste can't just be made into lava lamps. What are we gonna do with this stuff?
News Feature
Run! Hide! The ladies of the Duke City Derby are gonna roll you into the dirt.
MUSIC
Show Up!: Ramblin' Jack Elliott
Legendary American musical traditionalist Ramblin' Jack Elliott admits he's really only in it for the money.
FOOD
Restaurant Review: Howley's Place: An American Bistro
If you haven't sampled one of those ripper deep-fried hot dogs they're serving up over at Howley's Place, then you'd better add it to the list of things to do before you die, pardner.
FILM & TV
Film Preview
Take a gander at some of the niftiest and weirdest gems from the grand old days of early American film. Unseen Cinema, the largest touring film retrospective of all time, comes to the Guild this week.
ARTS/LIT
Performance Review
He'll kill you then he'll sing you a song ... and not necessarily in that order.

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Alibi Picks

Friends of the Weirder Side of Folk: BaBa CD Release Show!

See a concert with banjo and tuba duo BaBa, as well as performances by Pawn Drive and Joe Daddy and Hoodoo Jeff.
Photo by some dude in Production

Alibi Picks

Rad Verbage: To the Last Word Poetry Slam

An open mic and poetry slam.

News

The Daily Word in the tragic end of a bartending career, the dawn of a white minority and a reprieve for some Texas abortion clinics

The Daily Word

Spectators Sports Bar is mourning the loss of longtime bartender Steve Gerecke.

An appeals court has resuscitated the Jemez Pueblo's claim on the Valle Caldera in the Jemez Mountains.

With 62 percent of the US population but 78 percent of deaths, whites are poised to become a "white minority".

Because of Monday's Supreme Court decision, 10 Texas abortion clinics slated to close will remain open. For now.

"Legs really don't work": the Action Man series of battlefield casualties action figures.

Preserving human pelts.

One of the United States' last all-wood baseball stadiums burned to the ground in a dramatic 30 minute blaze yesterday.

Lobster will soon be available at McDonald's.

Justin Bieber is changing his life thanks to a Pentecostal church in Australia.

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