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Weekly Alibi
 Jul 17 - 23, 2008 
Albuquerque's theater scene is bustling, but there could be more folks taking advantage of it. The Albuquerque Theatre Guild is out to put butts in seats.
NEWS/OPINION
Residents sue the city over a BMX stadium in their backyard. A look at Albuquerque's green-collar sector, and the EPA isn't concerned about silica in Rio Rancho's groundwater.
MUSIC
You can't turn a musical corner without running into the influence of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee and New Mexico Jazz Festival performer Allen Toussaint. Plus, the mad Hungarian-fronted Zoltán Orkestar releases a new CD. And Unit 7 Drain's LoveCraft captures lightning in a bottle—again.
FOOD
Learn to harness the power of "the spice of angels" known as fennel pollen. Plus, a triple scoop of local ice cream parlors.
FILM & TV
Hellboy II: The Golden Army is one of those rare occasions where the sequel outperforms the original. And Constantine's Sword looks at the marginalization, oppression and death a merged church and state produces.
ARTS/LIT
Inception at SCA Contemporary Art lets artists make their mark. Plus, Salman Rushdie's magical and engrossing new novel, The Enchantress of Florence.

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news

The Daily Word in Peyton Manning, mood swings, intestines, and Monica Lewinsky.

The Daily Word

Police captured a serial killer in Indiana.

Peyton Manning broke the touchdown record.

People born in the summer are prone to mood swings.

A mouse-grown intestine signals hope for organ growth.

Soft drinks lead to accelerated aging.

For chocolate addicts, it might actually be time to panic over the Ebola outbreak.

Bernalillo County will have deputies guarding the abandoned Sandia Ranch insane asylum against trespassers this Halloween season.

Does anyone care that Monica Lewinsky has joined Twitter?

This is how you draw a perfect circle, while listening to A Perfect Circle.

Test your knowledge of Iron Maiden.

Still don’t have a costume idea for Halloween? Get some help from ex-con Martha Stewart.

Jesse Schulz

Music

Rooster Roundabout: This week’s music highlights

Writer Mark Lopez muses on an alternate recording of “Rock and Roll,” album reissues from Pixies and Cursive and a slick Rihanna cover.

Alibi Picks

Watsky Slams Words

Spoken word artist and speed-rapper Watsky takes the stage at Sunshine Theater.
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