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 Dec 4 - 10, 2008 
Amateur fighter Jason Quintana emerges from a five-year prison term with a renewed desire to become a professional kickboxer.
NEWS/OPINION
The city wants to expand recycling in Albuquerque with a new recycling transfer facility. Spend the night with an emergency vet. And how much does our state pollute? It depends on who you ask.
MUSIC
With his mask on, NOBUNNY is a boozed-up, fearless wrecking ball. Without it, he's an ultra-shy singer-songwriter. And Girl Talk's frenetic mashup Feed the Animals is a super-condensed "up yours" to copyright law.
FOOD
Buck the seasonal trend and enjoy a cup of Itsa Italian Ice. And Oskar Blues' "Ten Fidy" is Colorado's snow-scorched earth in a can.
FILM & TV
Sean Penn has another Academy Award nomination locked up for his exceptional work in the biopic Milk. Plus, Charlie Kaufman's latest existential experiment Synecdoche offers up a dose of pure, undiluted Kaufmania.
ARTS/LIT
Designer's Lounge is out to prove sewing isn't antiquated. Meanwhile, best-selling author Haruki Murakami's career is based on the answers to two questions: What if I tried to write a novel? And what if I went for a jog?

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A Nutcracker Navidad

The Nutcracker Ballet in the Land of Enchantment

Featuring choreography by Patricia Dickinson Wells and a full live orchestra under the baton of Guillermo Figueroa.

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The Daily Word in friends of the court, Jackalopes, stolen dogs and cool laboratories

The Daily Word

Citizens are encouraged to submit Friend of the Court Briefs to U.S. District Judge Robert Brack ahead of an upcoming settlement between the Department of Justice and the City of Albuquerque. The settlement is designed to restructure the city's police department.

City Councilor Dan Lewis is also a vice president at Desert Fuels, our state's largest petroleum wholesaler. Plus which, gas now costs about 2 bucks a gallon.

APS Board of Education member Kathy Korte is suing UNM over her termination from University Hospital following a controversial Facebook post. The suit alleges "retaliatory actions undertaken in violation of Korte’s (First Amendment) civil rights."

Cattleman Aubrey Dunn finally beat incumbent veterinarian Ray Powell in the race to be New Mexico State Land Commissioner.

A local man allegedly spied on his wife with hidden cameras.

Los Alamos National Bank is planning to foreclose on a Jackalope.

The former director of our local Air Force Research Laboratory’s Directed Energy Directorate at Kirtland Air Force Base has died.

Harley the dog, stolen from a local gas station on Wyoming Boulevard, has been gratefully returned to his owners.

There's a really cool laboratory at UNM's Department of Physics and Astronomy.

An Albuquerque man caught two huge rainbow trout at Escondida Lake.

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The Daily Word In Kidnapped Puppies, Selena Gomez Freaking Out And A List Of All The Things To Do In ABQ Today!

The Daily Word

It's Wednesday December 17th!

Prince turned down an opportunity to be on The Simpsons and less surprisingly so did Tom Cruise!

"NO ONE UNDERSTANDS ME!" says Selena Gomez at Taylor Swift's 25th birthday party.

If your life feels terrible right now, or you're nursing an incredible hang over from a work holiday party, watch this video of puppies playing with their mom in the snow. It'll make you feel better.

Proof that you can return all the expensive gifts you got for your children and give them onions and bananas instead!

Oh SNAP! BBC is gettin' real with this list of the worst CEOs of 2014!

Garfield! Because everyone needs more Garfield in their life.

Everything is actually more terrible than we realized, because someone stole a disabled veteran's dog from a gas station on Wyoming.

And for anyone who says there isn't anything to do in Albuquerque, here is a comprehensive guide to ALL the things to do today!

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