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Weekly Alibi
 Nov 10 - 16, 2005 
Alibi Holiday Film Guide
What does Hollywood have in store for the holidays? Devin D. O'Leary knows, and he's here to separate the studs from the duds.
NEWS/OPINION
The Two Towers
Construction just began on two 65-foot Tricentennial Towers which will one day stand at I-40 and Rio Grande. But as Christie Chisholm reports, some city workers question their funding sources.
MUSIC
Spotlight: Danny Winn and the Earthlings CD Release Party
Simon McCormack tells us how we can skank our way to a brighter tomorrow. Maybe when the brigher tomorrow takes hold we can also skank our way to freedom.
FOOD
The Dish
There's a new wine bar attached to the Artichoke Café. Liquor up in style!
FILM & TV
Jarhead
Can a war movie appeal to both rednecks and hippies? Jarhead sure hopes so.
ARTS/LIT
Author Interview
With the release his follow-up to Midnight in the Garden Of Good and Evil, author John Berendt moves the mystery from the deep south to southern Europe.

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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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