Aug 25 - 31, 2011
We salute the Albuquerque artists who lent their creative genius to snappy new
distribution boxes, now placed along the Central corridor.
Operation Art Box: Creative types give the
(and Central) a makeover
Transgender Resource Center of New Mexico's co-founder on finding his voice as a trans man.
News Profile: Trans mission
Making Sausage: Veto that veto
Ortiz y Pino: Medicaid needs overhaul, not amputation
Odds & Ends: Mayor’s ex-wife gets a birthday boulder; one plucky, popular parrot; a week on a flagpole; police search house for missing remote
Letters: Offending sex offenders; immigrants ruin America; Israeli apartheid; haiku gets lost in translation; if you don’t like “Breaking Bad,” change the channel
Minneapolis rapper Slug (aka Sean Daley) discusses death, growing up and becoming a family man, and his 20-plus year career with Atmosphere.
Aural Fixation: The
Group Hug throws a Factory Party this weekend
Spotlight: The man with the tattooed past
Flyer on the Wall: Turbo Tunes
UNM Hospitals’ weekly Farm Fresh on the Plaza is a micro-growers' market aimed at exposing hospital employees, patients and visitors to healthy, locally produced foods.
Locovore: UNM hospital growers’ market is a fresh idea in “health care”
Mina's Dish: Duke City restaurant news
Chowtown Restaurant Guide
FILM & TV
Award-winning German art-house film
Vincent Wants to Sea
combines an eccentric cast, gorgeous scenery and a lighthearted look at dark subjects.
Film Review: The mentally ill hit the road in German road trip dramedy
Vincent Wants to Sea
Idiot Box: Summer TV ratings say it’s a season of reality
Week in Sloth: UFOs go on the record, rats get busted in NYC and MTV hands out some Moon Men
Reel World: White Sands Film Festival welcomes Val Kilmer, Bubonicon screens
Film Times and Capsules
One Million Bones
is an art installation that recognizes victims and survivors of genocide in Sudan, Burma, the Democratic Republic of the Congo and other places in conflict.
Art News: 50,000 bones fill Fourth and Central intersection
a dark Swedish crime thriller
Culture Shock: Bubonicon, steampunk style
FREE WILL ASTROLOGY
Free Will Astrology for the Week of August 24
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