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Weekly Alibi
 Aug 10 - 16, 2006 
Rekindling the Faith
Holy tourist trap! There's a lot more to Santa Fe than tin crosses, overpriced burritos and pastel landscape art. The Alibi digs through a mesa of tchotchkes and unearths the stuff we love about the City Different.
Talking Points
Trained as a massage therapist, Michelle Cheney was thrust into the role of autism researcher when her 3-year-old son was diagnosed with the disease.
More Nukes?
Nuclear reaction: Activists are panicked that Los Alamos National Labs is seeking an increase in nuclear bomb materials production. Should you?
Spotlight: Ordered Mayhem
Tucked away on a remote gravel road in Santa Fe, High Mayhem is the most revolutionary New Mexico music venue you've never heard of.
Feed Reader
Dinner in the City Different--Laura Marrich devours Santa Fe's hottest batch of books for cooks and comes back for seconds with an easy guide to growers' markets in the area.
Film Interview
Oliver Stone's stars and stripes--the iconic director behind World Trade Center shows the Alibi his true colors in an exclusive interview.
Author Interview
We liked J.R. Moehringer's memoir The Tender Bar so much we started an online book club! Pick up the book, log on to and join the nerd party.

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The Daily Word in a prairie dog playground, killifornia and circuitous "right to bear arms" arguments

The Daily Word

Albuquerque's Huning Highland neighborhood gets Burque on a list of "secretly cool cities".

The playground at Chelwood Elementary has really gone to the prairie dogs.

Balloon Fiesta truly underway now that there have been some balloon collisions with power lines and vehicles.

Assisted suicide is now legal in California.

The father of the man who allegedly went on a shooting rampage last week in Oregon blames, in part, the country's gun laws. Ironically, the mass-shooting suspect's mother was stockpiling guns out of fear that stricter gun laws in response to mass shootings would make it impossible to stockpile guns.

There's no such thing as a "sexy Donald Trump costume".

Watch this man set his apartment on fire while live streaming a demo of cigarette lighters.

Check out this groovy coffee table book of grindhouse cinema posters!


The Daily Word in spicy foods, hamsters, the lottery and slavery

The Daily Word

We're all in this together (student loan debt), but at least we have our college degrees.

Finland kindergartners focus more on playing than testing.

Your chances at winning the jackpot just got cut in half, but maybe that's a good thing.

The nuances of staging a musical with deaf actors.

Eating spicy foods may increase your life expectancy.

Raj the blind dog is finally adopted.

Going against the grain, one Dunkin Donuts refused to serve cop.

Textbook changes using the terms “immigrants” and “workers” back to “slaves,” after a Texan mom complained.

It's Monday, so here, have hamsters reenact the Friends theme song.

Tall Tumbleweed Vintage

Event Horizon

Shop and Sip

Moonstone Sunday: A Curated Lifestyle Pop Up Shop

Each month various local small businesses, primarily lead by women, set up shop selling anything from terrariums and '60s dresses to the perfect red lipstick.
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