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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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“Untitled 96 (Version 1),” 2005, mixed media
Floyd D. Tunson
“Untitled 96 (Version 1),” 2005, mixed media

Arts

Pop Life

Inevitable reflections of the artist as a black man

Explosive color and pop-art sensibilities inform the work of Floyd D. Tunson.

news

The Daily Word in Penis, Not Penis, Penis

The Daily Word

APD officer Keith Sandy joked about shooting James Boyd in the penis before fatally shooting him in the chest. No he didn’t, says the Albuquerque Police Department. Yes he totally frigging did, says Keith Sandy.

Texans will soon arm themselves with crossbows to protect New Mexican pumpkins from wild pigs. This is not one of Nostradmus’s more obscure prophecies, but actually a real thing that’s happening. h/t Dukecityfix.

Cooking With Pooh and 24 more completely inappropriate (but real!) children’s books.

The new Left Behind movie has scored a rare and coveted blurb from Satan himself.

Here’s a new reason to freak out about ebola this week: Freak out!

Super-successful joke maker Seth MacFarlane made a (honestly not-very good) joke about New Mexico last night. News 13 is on the case!

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