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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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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!

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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!

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