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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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news

The Daily Word in biker brawls, dream burritos, coked up trannies and animal mosh pits

The Daily Word

A couple of coked up transvestites were involved in a shootout near the NSA headquarters.

According to Amtrak, the Southwest Chief is still going to run through New Mexico, despite previous plans to exclude the state.

There was a shootout at Applebee's on Academy last night involving two rival biker "clubs." Witnesses refused to cooperate with investigators. It probably didn't go quite like this:

The “Daily Show” has a new host.

Selfie sticks have been banned at two of the nation’s largest music festivals.

Scientists and artists are working together to better discern patterns in digital data.

Here’s how our brains help us bounce back from a nasty breakup.

When it comes to Scientology and real estate, there’s no such thing as too big.

Recent DNA testing confirms infidelity in Richard III’s lineage.

Burritos of the stars.

Check out these animal mosh pits.

Warren Beatty turns 78 today!

sign of the times photo contest
sign of the times photo contest

Sign of the times: Our weekly Instagram photo contest winner

Each week we reward one passionate Alibi reader-slash-Instagrammer with $10 in Alibi Bucks. Alibi Bucks can help you get anything from tickets to Naked Food Fair to a sandwich at Cafe Lush and each week we have new deals to spend your bucks on.

This week we asked you to tag us in pictures of your favorite Albuquerque signs and you posted some pretty killer retro signs.

Our second runner up, gq.ninja posted this awesome old school KOB sign. The vintage simplicity is really a sign of the times and we love the bare tree branches in the distance. Thanks for posting!

This week's winner is lettersfromburque's gorgeous picture of the Helen's Bakery sign. We love the backdrop of our dreamy Albuquerque skies and the vibrant turquoise cross against the weathered white wooden sign. Thank you for posting! To collect your prize and Alibi Bucks email Amelia@alibi.com.

Stay tuned for next week's guidelines and if you don't already, follow us on Instagram!

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