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 May 10 - 16, 2007 
Fifty Under Five
Are you a cheapskate? Do your wallet's hinges need oil before the sucker will open? Ours too. Check out our list of 50 (or more) things to do this summer for $5 (or less). Plus, check out our massive online Summer Events Guide.
NEWS/OPINION
News Profile: Opera Unlimited
Opera isn't just for steel bra wearers anymore—Opera Unlimited is working to bring it to New Mexico's school children.
News Feature
Graffiti muralists pour their love, time and money into legit walls around town. But the city and county painted over them anyway. Read about why and how in the first part of this two-part series.
MUSIC
Music to Your Ears
The pending city-run all-ages music space is in trouble. Find out how you can help.
FOOD
FILM & TV
Spider-Man 3
This Spidey flick is all washed up in a river of tears. Since when are superhero movies about soulful crying jags?
FEATURE
ARTS/LIT
Performance Preview
The girl-power Sci-Fi adventure cocktail that is Macbeth in Space improves on Shakespeare in the way that only the thespians of Eat, Drink and Be Larry can.

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news

The Daily Word in biker brawls, dream burritos, coked up trannies and animal mosh pits

The Daily Word

A couple of coked up transvestites were involved in a shootout near the NSA headquarters.

According to Amtrak, the Southwest Chief is still going to run through New Mexico, despite previous plans to exclude the state.

There was a shootout at Applebee's on Academy last night involving two rival biker "clubs." Witnesses refused to cooperate with investigators. It probably didn't go quite like this:

The “Daily Show” has a new host.

Selfie sticks have been banned at two of the nation’s largest music festivals.

Scientists and artists are working together to better discern patterns in digital data.

Here’s how our brains help us bounce back from a nasty breakup.

When it comes to Scientology and real estate, there’s no such thing as too big.

Recent DNA testing confirms infidelity in Richard III’s lineage.

Burritos of the stars.

Check out these animal mosh pits.

Warren Beatty turns 78 today!

sign of the times photo contest
sign of the times photo contest

Sign of the times: Our weekly Instagram photo contest winner

Each week we reward one passionate Alibi reader-slash-Instagrammer with $10 in Alibi Bucks. Alibi Bucks can help you get anything from tickets to Naked Food Fair to a sandwich at Cafe Lush and each week we have new deals to spend your bucks on.

This week we asked you to tag us in pictures of your favorite Albuquerque signs and you posted some pretty killer retro signs.

Our second runner up, gq.ninja posted this awesome old school KOB sign. The vintage simplicity is really a sign of the times and we love the bare tree branches in the distance. Thanks for posting!

This week's winner is lettersfromburque's gorgeous picture of the Helen's Bakery sign. We love the backdrop of our dreamy Albuquerque skies and the vibrant turquoise cross against the weathered white wooden sign. Thank you for posting! To collect your prize and Alibi Bucks email Amelia@alibi.com.

Stay tuned for next week's guidelines and if you don't already, follow us on Instagram!

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