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Weekly Alibi
 Mar 22 - 28, 2007 
Picture This
Shoot us! It's photo contest time. This year's winner is a five-legged dog riding a blue pony. Not really. But that would be sweet.
NEWS/OPINION
Portraits of Peace: Portraits of Peace
This Saturday, March 17, hundreds of Albuquerqueans converged Downtown to march in protest of the Iraq War. Alibi Staff Photographer Tina Larkin was able to capture a few moments of the day.
Roundhouse Roundup
Domestic partner benefits, smoking bans and Hemophilia Awareness Day—what will those crazy government types dream up next?
Ortiz y Pino
A 10-day Legislative Session? No way, says the Alibi 's resident senator.
MUSIC
Interview: The Ettes
SXSW correspondent Amy Dalness catches up with The Ettes, who are not a chick band.
FOOD
FILM & TV
The Host
Just say "yuck" to the torture porn scenes clogging up American horror flicks these days. Watch The Host , a fun monster movie from South Korea, instead.
ARTS/LIT
Book News
April is an idiot, wrote Edna St. Millay, but it's bringing plenty of promising books in with its buffoonery.

RSSRaw posts and updates from our writers with info too timely or uncategorizable for print. What, we said something stupid? Chime in, buddy.
Jesse Schulz

Music

Rooster Roundabout: This week’s music highlights

Writer Mark Lopez muses on a new Soundgarden release, Heart’s ode to Foo Fighters and a new Bleachers video.
Sandunes
Sandunes, from India, a synth and keyboard player and sound designer

Alibi Picks

Thrumming Thresholds: OneBeat Abq at the Rail Yards

An international music event and art happening presented by 516 ARTS and Found Sound Nation.

news

The Daily Word in freaky animals, New Mexico schools and Starbucks

The Daily Word

Police are searching Albuquerque for 10-year-old Alexandra Greenwall of Rio Rancho, who went missing on Wednesday. Contact the authorities if you have any information.

A US Marine and Iraq War veteran in Maryland has been banned from his daughter's school after having a heated argument with the vice principal over his daughter's homework on Islam.

Just a few common-sense tips to keep your kids safe on Halloween.

A woman in the Houston area was sentenced to three years in prison for putting a gun in her son's backpack to get him in trouble.

Starbucks is going to start delivering to select areas in 2015. Looks like that pumpkin spice latte is gonna come to you!

Police in Pennsylvania finally caught Matthew Eric Frein after a 48-day manhunt. Frein is accused of killing a state trooper.

UNM basketball coach Craig Neal has the starting lineup for the team's exhibition game against Western New Mexico.

Police are looking for suspects after a man was shot and killed this morning on Central Avenue. This story is still being updated.

A Legislative Finance Committee report stated that high-poverty schools in New Mexico need better teachers. Not to sound juvenile, but “DUH! That's high-poverty schools everywhere!” I'm done.

A list of freaky lookin' animals to get you squeamish and scared for All Hallows' Eve. Who knows … they may inspire a last-minute costume, no?

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