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 Aug 6 - 12, 2009 
Most folks are shocked to discover their home or business is one of the top water-guzzlers in the city. Find out who made the list and what you can do to stay water-wise.
NEWS/OPINION
An Albuquerque lawyer takes the cases of two Guantánamo prisoners. Plus, the media's been giving single-payer health care the shaft.
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MUSIC
Crescent City spectacular! Tom McDermott is one of today’s bona fide New Orleans professors—even if he is originally from St Louis. And New Orleans' Quintron and Miss Pussycat bring the "Drum Buddy" and a bunch of murderous puppets to New Mexico.
FOOD
Beet generation: harnessing flavor-power from the versatile beet.
FILM & TV
You got your talking gerbils in G-Force, now how about some endangered dolphins in The Cove? Plus, Albuquerque finally has a mainstream film festival to call its own.
ARTS/LIT
Passenger on the Ship of Fools documents Katherine Anne Porter's decades-long struggle to write her first novel. Meanwhile, Donna Loraine Contractor: Mentor and Apprentices is a modern foray into the ancient art of weaving.
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Music

Albuquerque Blues & Brews happening this Sunday!

What's better than sampling craft beers and getting down with some butt-kicking blues bands on a three-day weekend? Nothing! See local acts on three stages including Alex Maryol while you sip suds of all varieties at the Sandia Resort & Casino. Enjoy games, raffles and prize drawings.

This event is 21 and over. Click here for more info and to purchase tickets. Prost!

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Alibi Picks

Hell's Cellos: Apocalyptica at Sunshine

See the metallic, symphonic band play live at Sunshine Theater.

news

The Daily Word in sumo wrestling, salmonella, Santolina and Sun Ra

The Daily Word

Barclays plans to build Santolina: an entirely new city just outside Albuquerque.

40,000 bees were found under this woman’s bedroom floor.

See a bee grow up in 60 seconds.

Italy warns consumers of a Prosecco shortage.

A salmonella outbreak in the US linked to sushi tuna has sickened more thank 50 people.

An adult dating site was hacked, publicly revealing its users’ kinky turn-ons.

Judge Judy delivered the commencement speech at Shiprock High.

Here’s a glimpse into the life of a sumo wrestler.

These portly cats and dogs are participating in a pet slimming contest.

Herman Blount, AKA Sun Ra was born on this day in 1914, supposedly on the planet Saturn. Space is the Place!

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