V.21 No.8 |
The Daily Word in D3 demolition, thrash metal and glass burrito
City Council approves a plan to carve up District 3 (Downtown, Barelas, UNM area) and ax Benton's seat.
APD officer ends up in the hospital after chewing on a glass burrito.
St. Michael's in Santa Fe to conduct random student drug tests.
Outrage over Quran burning spreads in Afghanistan. At least 10 Afghans and two American soldiers have died.
Midair helicopter smash kills seven marines during training.
9-year-old girl dies after running for three hours as punishment for stealing a candy bar, according to an Alabama sheriff's office.
UN may prosecute Syrian officials of crimes against humanity.
FDA questions inhalable caffeine.
Maybe you don't need eight hours of sleep.
Serious hipster cruise. Like on a ship.
Startups looking to skim carbon dioxide from the atmo. Bill Gates thinks it's a good idea, says his money.
Virginia politicians second-guess mandatory pre-abortion vaginal probing.
Analysts predict soaring national debt under all GOP contenders' tax plans—except for Ron Paul's.
Thrash metal endorsements for 2012: Megadeth dude supports Santorum.
V.21 No.8 | 2/23/2012
The Daily Word in mini chameleons, Chris Brown, Biden in Burque
Virginia Legislature passes a bill that would have women seeking an abortion forcibly penetrated for an ultrasound.
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist dies while on assignment in Syria.
$3 million given to ex-inmates after N.M. prison guard convicted of rape.
Gary Carter was a Hall of Fame catcher and a key in the Mets’ improbably ’86 Series comeback. He died yesterday of brain cancer.
Plane flying in California gets grounded for flying too close to President Obama’s helicopter. Turns out the plane was carrying a cargo of weed.
Florida woman finds burglar sleeping in a closet after she gets out of the shower.
$25,000 worth of Tide detergent stolen from St. Paul supermarket.
Apparently Rick Santorum’s ad people are oblivious to Dan Savage.
Woman-beating piece of shit tells people to “FUCK OFF” because he won a Grammy.
V.21 No.6 | 2/9/2012
It’s Gov. Martinez’ bash, and she’ll pack it with controversy if she wants to
The guv stuffs even brief sessions with contention: 2012 brings us relentless hammering on driver's licenses, an embattled education secretary, abortion, medical marijuana, bullying and prescription pills.
V.21 No.4 |
The Daily Word in Mitt wins Florida, Colbert raises more than Palin and New Mexico's newest gang
Chicago's draconian eavesdropping law poses problems for protestors and journalists at the upcoming G-8 summit.
Traffic crackdown in Rio Rancho.
New Mexico has a new prison gang with a lame name.
In response to an invasive abortion law, a Virginia state senator proposed an amendment requiring men seeking erectile dysfunction drugs to receive a rectal exam and stress tests.
Meet the monkey refugees of Louisiana.
Louis CK sold a sitcom to CBS.
Netflix won't be renting games after all.
DC Comics unveils its long-rumored line of Watchmen prequel comics. I wonder what Watchman co-creator Alan Moore thinks about it? "As far as I know … there weren't that many prequels or sequels to Moby Dick."
What does an artist with Alzheimer's paint?
Everything is cool guys, that red river in Texas was just polluted with pig blood.
Where did the Frito pie really come from?
Every overhead hand shot from Wes Anderson films.
Check out this recently discovered test footage from a proposed 1936 John Carter of Mars animated movie.
When I'm President this fake Breaking Bad RPG will be real.
Completely mesmerized by this video.
V.21 No.4 | 1/26/2012
The Daily Word in paper clip root canals, WikiLeaks on TV and Disney’s hairy employees
The nominees for the 84th Academy Awards are announced.
An Albuquerque man is arrested for entering the Peace and Justice Center and stabbing a figurine.
Wake Technical Community College was locked down this morning after receiving reports of a man with a gun.
Newt Gingrich threatens to cancel debates if the audience isn’t allowed to cheer.
Meanwhile, Mitt Romney makes around $12 million a year and only pays 15 percent in taxes.
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange announces the launching of a controversial TV show
Fort Worth could fine you if your dogs bark for more than ten minutes.
Studies say abortion is safer than giving birth.
This Massachusetts dentist was found guilty of using paper clips in root canals.
John Kerry shows up to the White House beat up with two black eyes. Ice hockey. Right.
Disney now allows their theme park employees to grow beards and goatees. Disney magic.
Graphic anti-abortion ads are set to air in some markets during the Super Bowl.
For those who hate the testosterone-driven trials of the Super Bowl, the starting lineup for Puppy Bowl VIII is announced.
V.20 No.52 | 12/29/2011
Year in Review: News
Best and Worst of 2011
It was the worst of times, it was the worst of times
It was the worst of times, it was the worst of times. In 2011, the happenings of the world—and Burque—loomed large. Inspect the Alibi’s highlight reel.
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