V.21 No.42 | 10/18/2012
Rain on Downtown’s Parade
Twinkle Light Parade moves to Nob Hill, strip clubs are scrutinized, and the city bans spice and bath salts.
V.21 No.40 |
The Daily Word in broken deals, peaceful ideology, eavesdropping and dressing up for the show
In the news: Don't, landfill, One, broken, warrantless surveillance, dino, law, independent voices, Mail-order, Coco Crisp, donuts, breath stink, Boombox, acid clubbing, no care of human beings, projet COMMUNAUTé
V.21 No.33 | 8/16/2012
Beyond the Black Rainbow
Psychotropic sci-fi film drops countless references to cult films past
How are you at cult film trivia? Canadian director Panos Cosmatos digs three decades deep into the back shelves of the video store (if such a thing still exists) for his first writing-directing effort, the brain-twisting, eye-bending, ’80s-inspired, horror/sci-fi head trip Beyond the Black Rainbow
V.21 No.25 | 6/21/2012
No One Expects the Inquisition
This week, Councilor Rey Garduño demands answers from Albuquerque’s police chief. Plus, the Council fails to take a stand against Citizens United.
V.21 No.21 |
The Daily Word in Ad-Rock, aliens vs. gods and working too hard
In the news: $17,000, Neil Armstrong, Ad-Rock, Who puts in the most hours, pork barrel projects, George Zimmerman, public massacres, pits of germs, no daily newspaper in New Orleans, Chicago's daily bought its weekly, cruelty, Egypt is voting for president, aliens from gods, Beautiful rot, ketchup
V.21 No.15 | 4/12/2012
The Daily Word in earthquakes, a jailed Zimmerman and Lil B
In the news: fracking wastewater, earthquake in Indonesia, robbed in ABQ, Sunland Park, fired for misconduct, first court appearance, Trayvon Martin’s family, J.K. Rowling, 90-minute lecture, This leaf, Our oil, America’s child labor laws, women, motherhood and work, there must be one in which there isn't an infinite number of alternative universes, Ze Frank is back, Car commercials
V.21 No.8 |
The Daily Word in D3 demolition, thrash metal and glass burrito
In the news: carve up District 3, glass burrito, random student drug tests, Quran burning, Midair helicopter smash, running for three hours, crimes against humanity, inhalable caffeine, eight hours of sleep, hipster cruise, carbon dioxide, pre-abortion vaginal probing, GOP contenders' tax plans, Thrash metal endorsements for 2012
V.21 No.8 | 2/23/2012
The Drugs Are Winning
We’re using more than ever
New Mexico is the longtime world heavyweight and still national champion in deaths by drug overdose. But lawmakers passed a landmark memorial that could put a dent in the yearly death toll.
V.21 No.7 | 2/16/2012
Pill bills get no love from the Legislature
The session adjourned at noon, and two measures that aimed to curb New Mexico’s high pharmy-abuse rates didn’t make it. Margaret Wright wrote an article for the Alibi about the measures. One aimed to tighten restrictions on opioid prescriptions. Another attempted to create a better tracking system for prescription misuse.
Medical associations bucked the legislation, saying it could discourage physicians from giving pain medications to people who need them.
A Real Pill
Prescription rules pit addiction activists against medical groups
Legislation that aimed to curb the state's epidemic rates of opioid abuse and overdose deaths became a hot-button issue during the 30-day legislative session.
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.
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