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Weekly Alibi
 Apr 13 - 19, 2006 
A Long Line in the Sand
On the cover: The Flores family lives in the village of San Andres de la Cal, outside Cuernavaca. Their sons, brothers and fathers regularly cross the border seeking good-paying jobs in the U.S. and Canada. Katy June-Friesen tells their story, and those of other Mexicans like them, in this week's feature.
NEWS/OPINION
The Path to a Cure
Chances are, you're infected with HPV--the most common sexually transmitted disease known to man--and you don't even know it. Now, UNM researchers are on the verge of releasing a vaccine that could not only stop the spread of HPV, but with it, eliminate cervical cancer from our vocabulary altogether.
MUSIC
Spotlight: It's Smooth, It's Sweet, It's Vanilla Pop
What happens when you clone B-52s front man Fred Schneider, put the two Freds in a Vegas-style lounge act and ship them off to northern New Mexico? Vanilla Pop, of course! New Mexico's best-kept entertainment secret celebrates three years of Wednesday nights at Martini Grille.
FOOD
Dining In
The first night of Passover is a near-perfect introduction to the weird, wonderful, complicated world of Jewish food traditions. Laura Marrich explores the anatomy of a Seder plate.
FILM & TV
Festival Preview
Homegrown and operated since 2006! The Guild Cinema is proud to host the very first Independent Indigenous Film Festival ever, April 15-16.
FEATURE
ARTS/LIT
Performance Review
A play on worlds--both Private Lives at the Cell Theatre and Dangerous at Sol Arts delve into sex, lies and epistolary eras reimagined.

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news

The Daily Word in lightning, moustaches, couch abuse and erectile dysfunction

The Daily Word

Severe weather is killing and disappearing people in Texas and Oklahoma.

Ever wondered who invented Memorial Day?

Protesters in Oakland are protesting the new protest laws.

Daily coffee consumption could be the reason your wiener is working properly.

In the elite world of fabulous facial hair, this man is putting Albuquerque on the map.

Colorado is throwing $100 Million in good taxpayer money after bad for the completion of this colossal construction failure.

While on the way to Ruidoso via motorcycle, a woman was struck by lightning.

A 65-year-old woman gave birth to quadruplets.

A male Flight Attendant was caught smuggling passports in his skivvies and has been sentenced to 5 years in prison.

Robots could take over your job.

It’s the 10th anniversary of Tom Cruise jumping on Oprah’s couch.

A Santa Fe vandal almost won the Darwin Award.

Music

Albuquerque Blues & Brews happening this Sunday!

What's better than sampling craft beers and getting down with some butt-kicking blues bands on a three-day weekend? Nothing! See local acts on three stages including Alex Maryol while you sip suds of all varieties at the Sandia Resort & Casino. Enjoy games, raffles and prize drawings.

This event is 21 and over. Click here for more info and to purchase tickets. Prost!

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Hell's Cellos: Apocalyptica at Sunshine

See the metallic, symphonic band play live at Sunshine Theater.
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