Dec 9 - 15, 2010
Christmas is nigh—do you know where your presents are? The
provides a detailed guide to lassoing gifts last-minute, from local vendors, without having to cover the entire expanse of Albuquerque.
Last-Minute Gift Guide: Local shopping in your neighborhood
LMGG: Far Northeast Heights
LMGG: Nob Hill
LMGG: Old Town
LMGG: Los Ranchos de Albuquerque
UNM alumnus and weapons of mass destruction disarmament specialist Michael Spies talks about the theatrical and the Sisyphean aspects of negotiating.
Talking Points: We Got the Neutron Bomb
Council Watch: Replace TSA?, downtown bucks, teen center money
Odds & Ends: Witches still burning; stolen snowman; snack snap; sea of corn; empanada hero
Letters: Onshore drilling, Don’s right, Don’s wrong, foodie feedback
Vinyl X-Mas: Where to shop if you need a respite from Mariah Carey's maddening holiday tunage.
: The cat goes to the dark side
Aural Fixation: Holiday shopping for music loving Scrooges
Flyer on the Wall: This is not emo
Sonic Reducer: The Scrams, Matterhorn, Putumayo’s World Christmas Party
Song Roulette: Peer into Swingin’ Meat member Matthew Ezzard’s music library
Brew kits: The gift that keeps on giving ... and getting you drunk. ABQ Beer Geek tells you where to find one.
ABQ Beer Geek: Brew your own damn beer
Restaurant Review: The one thing you must order at Birriería y Taquería El Alex
Chowtown Restaurant Guide
FILM & TV
Buying for a cinephile? Devin D. O’Leary details the best of this year's boxed sets.
Reel World: Troma 2010, bye-bye Bill, greenscreening, Indie Q meetup.
Film Lover's Gift Guide
Idiot Box: “Masked Warriors” leaps into Albuquerque
Week in Sloth: “The Gruffalo,” K. Gordon Murray, video game awards, Green Hornet Mythbusters
Film Times and Capsules
Leslie Marmon Silko's memoir
The Turquoise Ledge
speed walks toward metaphysical horizons.
Culture Shock: Sketch the dead at the convention center,
at Cellar Door, Spanglish poetry
Performance Review: The Dolls bring vulgarity and mirth in equal measure to the Aux Dog
The Turquoise Ledge
—Leslie Marmon Silko comes confusing
FREE WILL ASTROLOGY
Free Will Astrology Week of Dec. 9, 2010
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