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Weekly Alibi
 Feb 7 - 13, 2008 
A doctored ham leads the way in the sea of glue, glitter and love that is the Alibi's Fifth Annual Valentine's Day Card Contest.
Cigar bars bring smokers out of the cold, but are they legal? The clock is ticking on ethics reform bills and the sick get a visit from hairy healers.
Psychobilly icons Tiger Army can't wait to get back to the Duke City. And you won't believe what Donovan's been up to.
Athens Eclectic Greek is quietly redefining the stale image of Greek-American food. Plus, a recipe for an exotic dinner in a flash.
Eva Longoria Parker's liberal use of bronzer can't save the corpse-like rom-com Over Her Dead Body.
Oprah's leadership academy for girls and a curbside view of a demolition derby highlight the "Rookies" art exhibit at the Richard Levy Gallery. Plus, a profile of foreign correspondent-turned-novelist Geraldine Brooks.
Websclusive: Psychedelic Elements in Design and Decor Aboard the M/S Oosterdam
Take a trip aboard an otherworldly cruise ship with this acid-inspired photo essay.

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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.

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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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