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 Feb 26 - Mar 4, 2009 
Marisa Demarco goes one-on-one with the real-life superhero Green Scorpion; a vigilante crime fighter who patrols New Mexico and Arizona looking for bad guys.
Ghost Shadow Remains ... Shadowy
He's the quiet type. Meet another crusader stalking Burque's dark streets.
NEWS/OPINION
A promoter has to scramble to find a new venue after his fetish performance gets cancelled by the city. Warehouse 508 secures most of the funding it was promised. And the media describes a woman's gruesome death as an "honor killing."
Websclusive: Answer Me This
We got your weekly news quiz right here.
Websclusive: Making Sausage
Are mixed-martial arts the same as cockfighting? One legislator thinks so. Read up on the Roundhouse.
MUSIC
Albuquerque's Ends !n Tragedy touts a punk rock all-star squad, and a new EP.
FOOD
Divinely tangy margaritas, pork-stuffed grilled avocados and enormous Tacos de camarón make Sabroso's a hot spot for Northern New Mexican eats.
FILM & TV
The 81st annual Academy Awards were a class act and a good foundation on which future Oscar shows can grow.
ARTS/LIT
Inmates in the Bernalillo County Metropolitan Detention Center tell their stories of unrelenting resourcefulness in Writing From Within.
Websclusive: Excerpts from MDC’s literary magazine
The writers of the Bernalillo County jail

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The Daily Word in Mt. Everest's poop problem, PARCC protests and National Grammar Day

The Daily Word

Good morning, it’s Wednesday, March 4,

and Mt. Everest is covered in shit and corpses,

a “party bike” will soon be wobbling through the streets of Downtown Albuquerque, bringing up to 14 drunken pedalers to the pubs of there choice,

the man who invented Keurig coffee makers thinks the disposable single-use coffee packets are to expensive and bad for the environment,

people on the Internet are still assholes,

APS is threatening to criminally charge students who protest the controversial PARCC test,

and its National Grammer Day, everybody! Check out Grammar Girls’ editing checklist here and then post all the errors you find in today’s Daily Word in the comments below. Whoever finds the most errors will win a heaping helping of smug self-satisfaction!

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The Daily Word in selfies, Gwar and Netanyahu

The Daily Word

What the hell is a "selfie stick" and why is the Albuquerque Museum forbidding their use?

Where does the proverb "In like a lion, out like a lamb" come from?

Milanese artist El Gato Chimney conjures up "symbolic visions of fantasy worlds infused with alchemy, occultism and folklore."

GWAR covers Kansas for the A.V. Club, and the result is rad.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warns Congress that Obama's deal with Iran will result in the rise of a new nuclear power.

The United States Department of Justice finds a pattern of racial bias in policing in Ferguson.

The National Academy of Sciences will bestow their most prestigious award, the Public Welfare Medal, on Neil deGrasse Tyson in April.

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