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Weekly Alibi
 Jan 25 - 31, 2007 
*Gulp* Those Are My Plates ...
Is the city's use of red light cameras really making our streets safer, or is it just another noogie from our creepy Big Brother? Marisa Demarco gets us up to speed.
NEWS/OPINION
Red Alert!
It's a crazy, mixed-up world when anti-war activists get arrested for disturbing the peace.
News Bite: Payday on the Floor
Charlatans, beware! Regulations for payday, car title and tax refund loans are back in the Legislative Session.
MUSIC
Spotlight: The Dodos
The Dodos aren't dumb when it comes to crafting stripped-down folk with integrity.
FOOD
FILM & TV
The Piano Tuner of Earthquakes
The Piano Tuner of Earthquakes is a mesmerizing, rattletrap nightmare.
FEATURE
ARTS/LIT
Author Interview
On the eve of his 36 th novel, Norman Mailer knows a thing or two about toilet training.

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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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