Sep 1 - 7, 2011
A hip-hop radio DJ's Thousand Kites project reaches out to inmates and their families, breaking the silence around America’s prisons.
Prison Missives: From the inside out and back again
The ACLU calls out the Bernalillo County Sheriff’s Department for holding its cadet graduation in the Lord’s house.
Native activists protest a ski resort’s wastewater pipeline.
ACLU smites Sheriff’s Department for holding an event in the Lord’s house
Ask Kat Curious: The real deal-breaker
Letters: Schrader on shelter, Rick Perry’s way, art boxes rule
Odds and Ends: Dog eats diamonds, shoplifting for the wedding, the raffle ticket tells all, boas in the pants
Head back to school with an
mix tape of academically inspired tunes.
Aural Fixation: Higher learning playlist
Show Up! Pre-Zine Fundraiser
Sonic Reducer: Micro reviews of Beirut, Malajube and VHS or Beta
Flyer on the Wall: Nude Female Rides Beast
Since the growing season is ripe as a late-summer peach, food critic Ari LeVaux is eating his way through the Bernalillo and San Felipe harvest markets.
Locovore market report: A pueblo harvest in Bernalillo
Locovore bite: San Felipe is a small market, but it has heart
Mina's Dish: Don’t be afraid to blend your own spices
Chowtown Restaurant Guide
FILM & TV
Devin D. O’Leary consults his patented Idiot Box Oracle™ for what's around the corner for TV programming in the fall.
Film Review: Brendan Gleeson and Don Cheadle buddy up in the dark Irish comedy
Idiot Box: Who’s in and who’s out when it comes to the fall TV schedule?
Reel World: Designer desired,
for a cause and a hippie happening
Week in Sloth: Lingerie Football, the World Series of Beer Pong and a somber remembrance of 9/11
Film Times and Capsules
This city needs an ongoing, consistent, reliably funny improv show. The Show—featuring The Box Performance Space veterans under the direction of a Second City alum—just might be it.
Art News: The Designer’s Lounge and Warehouse 508 pull off teen fashion show
Performance Review: Show up for The Show
FREE WILL ASTROLOGY
Free Will Astrology for the Week of August 31
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