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Weekly Alibi
 Jan 12 - 18, 2006 
A Moveable Feast
Late-Breaking News Bulletin: Soup parties are sweeping the nation! Don't get your soupless, no-party ass into hot water! Throw a soup party today! And, lucky for you, the Alibi is here for you with soup party instructions.
NEWS/OPINION
Sunny Side Up
PNM is now providing a new incentive for customers who want to harness the power of the sun. That's good news for us pagans who want to get closer to our god.
MUSIC
Spotlight
Yee-haw/cowabunga, the Golden West Saloon and Historic El Rey Theater kick off their silver anniversary with a distinguished evening of surf rock.
FILM & TV
Hoodwinked
The classic fairy tale gets a standard issue modern makeover, complete with "fo shizzles" and characters that put humorous spins on their knowledge of martial arts. Devin D. O'Leary gives us his take on the takeover of computer animation and the subsequent death of 2-D.
FEATURE
Soup's On
Roadrunner Food Bank's annual Souper Bowl is upon us, and in commemoration, we've devoted this issue to what is perhaps the world's most practical food: soup.
ARTS/LIT
Performance Review
A dandy time is in store for those who witness the Adobe Theater's production of Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest.

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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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