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Weekly Alibi
 Nov 13 - 19, 2008 
What kind of crazy are you? How many Blake's Lotaburgers are there in New Mexico? What color is produced at 5,500 Angstroms? Find the answers to these and other brain busters in the Alibi's annual Quiz and Puzzle issue.
20 Questions
Bonus! Hot links and cool trivia-related clips.
NEWS/OPINION
A lawsuit against several nonprofits gets thrown out. And test your knowledge of this year's top stories with a news crossword.
Websclusive: Answer Me This
Crime rings, fires, human remains and the clink this week on Answer Me This.
MUSIC
One of hip-hop's hardest workers takes a four-week breather from touring to make an album, then gets back on the road. Meanwhile, the Melismatics go all-out no matter who's watching.
FOOD
Cooking with Johnny Vee: International Cuisine with a Modern Flair teaches amateurs how to cook without killing themselves. And how well do you know Escoffier's Le Guide Culinaire?
FILM & TV
Bone up on Bond with the "James Bond Primer." And catch the so-stupid-it’s-genius television show "Human Wrecking Balls."
Websclusive: Reel World
Find out about film world happenings and goings on right here.
ARTS/LIT
Things get comedic, tragic and wacky in All in the Timing. A Field Guide to the Plants and Animals of the Rio Grande Bosque will help you decide if that snake in the garden is a venomous Western diamondback rattlesnake or harmless Western hognose. Plus, test your knowledge of the presidency with a "Quiz to the White House."

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

Music

Albuquerque Blues & Brews happening this Sunday!

What's better than sampling craft beers and getting down with some butt-kicking blues bands on a three-day weekend? Nothing! See local acts on three stages including Alex Maryol while you sip suds of all varieties at the Sandia Resort & Casino. Enjoy games, raffles and prize drawings.

This event is 21 and over. Click here for more info and to purchase tickets. Prost!

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Alibi Picks

Hell's Cellos: Apocalyptica at Sunshine

See the metallic, symphonic band play live at Sunshine Theater.

news

The Daily Word in sumo wrestling, salmonella, Santolina and Sun Ra

The Daily Word

Barclays plans to build Santolina: an entirely new city just outside Albuquerque.

40,000 bees were found under this woman’s bedroom floor.

See a bee grow up in 60 seconds.

Italy warns consumers of a Prosecco shortage.

A salmonella outbreak in the US linked to sushi tuna has sickened more thank 50 people.

An adult dating site was hacked, publicly revealing its users’ kinky turn-ons.

Judge Judy delivered the commencement speech at Shiprock High.

Here’s a glimpse into the life of a sumo wrestler.

These portly cats and dogs are participating in a pet slimming contest.

Herman Blount, AKA Sun Ra was born on this day in 1914, supposedly on the planet Saturn. Space is the Place!

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