alibi.com
Alibi Bucks

Weekly Alibi
 Jan 10 - 16, 2008 
Mexican gray wolves find themselves at the center of one of the state's most contentious debates. John Dougherty examines all sides of the lobo dilemma.
NEWS/OPINION
High levels of silica could pose a danger to Rio Rancho residents. The "Worker Files" finds folks with interesting jobs--this inaugural edition takes a closer look at the people who cleaned up your New Year's Eve mess. Plus, see what's in store for this year's Legislative Session.
MUSIC
Six Organs of Admittance defines "Weird New American" music, and Botnix records its debut CD during a snowstorm.
FOOD
Mariscos La Playa brings the Mexican seaside to Albuquerque at a reasonable price.
FILM & TV
The UnderSkatement Film Festival ollies into town, Spanish spooker The Orphanage shows American horror filmmakers how it's done, and gloomy biopic Control fits its subject matter like a custom-tailored T-shirt.
ARTS/LIT
Revolutions makes its rounds. And New Mexico poets get pushy.

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

News

The Daily Word in the James Boyd case, Royal Trux and Lenny Kravitz's trillion dollar F-35 exposed

The Daily Word

A new series about being a guard at New Mexico's State Penitentiary airs on Thursday.

It's day two of the preliminary hearing in the James Boyd case.

Recent violence involving teens has spurred New Mexico lawmakers to try and impose a curfew —something that was previously found unconstitutional on the city government-level.

Franklin County Sheriff's department in Kentucky is offering assistance to drug dealers by suggesting dealers "turn in their competition".

Lenny Kravitz suffered a wardrobe malfunction that exposed little Lenny.

Royal Trux is going to reunite for a nod-off (HA, auto-correct!) erm, that is, a one-off concert appearance.

North America's only native caffeinated plant is seeing a rise in popularity.

"The world's most expensive weapons program in human history" is flight-ready.

news

The Daily Word in Star Wars, exploding churches and crapping on the green

The Daily Word

Glaciers are melting faster than they ever have before.

Three new super-Earths discovered.

Ever seen a guy surf a wave on a dirt bike? Here you go!

Churches are exploding in Las Cruces.

Drinking too many margaritas in the sun can lead to phytophotodermatitis.

Washington D.C. is sinking into the ocean.

Brighten your day with these Werner Herzog inspirational posters!

For over a decade, a mystery man has been crapping in the holes of a Norway golf club.

Mark Hamill will do more than just sign your Star Wars card.

Thanks to Geoff Plant and Carl Petersen for the links!

news

The Daily Word in mine sweeping rats, spray-on condoms and Morrissey’s junk

The Daily Word

Citizens live without cell phones or WiFi in this West Virginian town.

These Italians really want the Foo Fighters to come play their hometown.

Iconic percussionist and drumstick maker Vic Firth has died at the age of 85.

Zimbabwe is seeking the extradition James Palmer, who is currently nowhere to be found.

Specially trained rats are saving lives in Cambodia.

Everything you hate about wearing glasses.

I present to you the spray-on condom.

Prepare to be disappointed by tonight's blue moon.

Morrissey claims the TSA at the San Francisco Airport grabbed his junk.

Check out Prince's new song!

View desktop version