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 Apr 16 - 22, 2009 
Inside Strong City: From January to March 2009, Wayne Bent's controversial church gave Alibi correspondent Maren Tarro unprecedented access to its members.
Albuquerque's roller derby is back on track with a new rink and fresh players. Plus, one state representative works to uphold a level playing field for athletes, regardless of gender.
Websclusive: Answer Me This
Let's get quizzical.
Ex-Minuteman Mike Watt practices an opera for you on stage. Plus, Lionel Loueke graces us with simple, beautiful African melodies and a deep groove.
Are the factory farm bills going through Congress as scary as you think? Ari Lavaux tells it like it is.
An encyclopedia of body swap comedies welcomes another reincarnation into the world. And Crips and Bloods: Made in America will make you look at L.A.'s gangs in a whole new light.
Amy Goodman talks to the Alibi about the heroes among us. And can you match the dead poet to his or her demise? Find out in our interactive "Dead Poets Society," honoring National Poetry Month.
Websclusive: Dry Heat Gallery
Is it hot in this Gallery Box, or is it just me?

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The Daily Word in Playboy's never-nude future, Gloria Steinam's new gig and Kmart tapes

The Daily Word

An Albuquerque cop hit a fleeing suspect with his personal vehicle.

Local bar Sneakerz is closed for the time being.

Local police neglected to locate a .45 in a man's waistband before booking him into MDC.

Playboy will no longer have nude pictures, just near-nude pictures. And articles.

British authorities will no longer have guards posted 24/7 at the Ecuadorian embassy where Julian Assange is still holed up.

This collection of '80s/'90s Kmart in-store music is worth a listen. Really.

New pictures of Iggy Pop before The Stooges.

California has stringent new rules limiting the use of antibiotics on livestock.

81 year old Gloria Steinam is now a Vice correspondent.


The Daily Word in dildos, Christopher Columbus, intelligence and Google

The Daily Word

Albuquerque is one of the few cities to celebrate Indigenous Peoples Day.

Through a freak accident, one man was able to buy Google's domain for $12, if only just for a few minutes.

Science can now predict how smart you are.

#CocksnotGlocks: One Texas University protests campus carry law with dildos.

Tail as old as time. Man crashes car while under the influence, then blames dog for driving.

Next time you're in NYC stop by this Will Ferrell themed bar.

Two orphaned sisters are reunited after forty years, while working on the same hospital floor.

On this day, let's remember Columbus for his true legacy. And add the term Columbusing to your dictionary.

Mikel Cee Karlsson

Event Horizon

El Angel de la Musica

Monday, Oct 12: José González • indie, folk • Riothorse Royale

González's voice is heavenly and when combined with his soothing classical guitar melodies, causes elation of the senses.
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