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Much Ado About Nothing
Nothing at Sister
By Samantha Anne Carrillo [ Tue May 12 2015 2:00 PM ]
See shoegaze outfit Nothing at Sister on Thursday night.
The Daily Word in bonfires, wine and cones of shame
By Samantha Anne Carrillo [ Tue May 12 2015 12:35 PM ]
Conceptual performance artist and sculptor Chris Burden—who once literally shot himself in the arm for his art—died Sunday at age 69.
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has charged the CEO and CFO of ITT Technical Institute's parent company with fraud.
Yesterday's headline OTD was "Man arrested after drinking 10 bottles of wine." And believe it or not, what happened to the man after he consumed said vino is even more absurd and amusing.
Today in list porn—HuffPo names Albuquerque one of its Top 5 Cities to Visit in 2015.
Shutterbug Ty Foster's Time Out series captures canines in their cones of shame.
Albuquerque Festivals Worth Checking Out
By Amelia Olson [ Mon May 11 2015 2:35 PM ]
So much to do! So much to taste! So much to sing! So much to drink! Take a look at a few festivals happening in Albuquerque.
The Daily Word in typhoid, grenades, breast milk and Glenn Danzig
By Constance Moss [ Mon May 11 2015 11:36 AM ]
Drug-resistant typhoid may be the next pandemic.
The artist curently known as Prince performed a surprise concert in Baltimore to promote peace after two weeks of protests.
The World Health Organization is very concerned about how diseases are named.
A W.W.II grenade was donated to a Goodwill in the state of Washington, causing an evacuation and shutting down the store for several hours.
A woman in New Zealand drank her own breast milk for sustenance while lost in a forest for 24 hours.
Salvador Dali was born on this day in 1904. Here are a few things you didn't know about the eccentric artist.
Photo courtesy of artist's website Captioning by Alibi's Art Department
Win A Pair Of Tickets To See Amy Schumer Live At Legends Theather And Have The Best Night Ever!
By Amelia Olson and Mark Lopez [ Mon May 11 2015 11:11 AM ]
Qualify to win a pair of FREE tickets to see Amy Schumer live at Legends Theater May 22 at 8pm. Read more for details!
Oh Say, Thee Oh Sees!
By M. Brianna Stallings [ Fri May 8 2015 2:00 PM ]
Psych-garage-rock group Thee Oh Sees performs at Launchpad.
Mama, Let's Go Out!
Mother's Day festivities around town
By Mark Lopez [ Fri May 8 2015 12:00 PM ]
An assortment of Mother's Day-themed activities in the Duke City.
The Daily Word in the DOJ, Nike and lots of pot
By Mark Lopez [ Fri May 8 2015 9:31 AM ]
The Department of Justice is launching a “federal civil rights probe” on the entire Baltimore Police Department after the death of 25-year-old Freddie Gray, who died while in police custody.
A federal appeals court ruled that the NSA exceeded their authority by collecting and storing phone records.
Nike says it will create 10,000 jobs if President Obama's Trade Promotion Authority and Trans-Pacific Partnership deal goes through.
Footage has been released showing a Delaware police officer kicking a black suspect in the face as he followed orders to get down on the ground.
The city of Santa Fe has settled a lawsuit with a former police officer who pleaded no contest to charges involving women who sued him civil court. The charges included stalking, harassment and unauthorized computer use.
US Customs and Border Patrol officials found 3,846 lbs. of pot in a semi truck at the Santa Teresa port. Dayumn!
Sex offenders are all up on Facebook, even though the social media site says sex offenders aren't allowed.
A retired cop has sued the Albuquerque Police Department, claiming they retaliated against him when he raised questions about police instructors' certifications.
A woman in San Antonio, Texas, found a small package of cocaine in a Nature Valley granola bar.
The Daily Word in stunt doubles, pizza saving lives and remember Y2K?!
By Amelia Olson [ Thu May 7 2015 11:07 AM ]
Oh hai, Alibi friends! This rain has been absolutely lovely and I'm in a helluva mood today! This is the Daily Word for May 7th 2015.
Who the hell says pizza doesn't save lives? NO ONE. NO ONE EVER SAYS THAT.
OMG! Remember Y2K? My friend's parents had a Y2K survival box in their den and when the world didn't end in 2000 we had a stash of batteries for our tape recorder to record songs for like five years.
Road raging against the police?! This guy was all like "Not caring FTW!"
FOX cancelled The Mindy Project. But Hulu knows no one watches television on cable and will hopefully save all of us from being Mindyless.
Have a good day!
The Daily Word in radiation fines, poop-free beards and Deflategate
By Ty Bannerman [ Wed May 6 2015 1:56 PM ]
It’s Wednesday, May 6,
And an “abstinence only” high school’s student population is suffering from a chlamydia outbreak.
Oh, hey, remember Deflategate? It’s back.
One employee has been released from the hospital and another remains critical after an accident at Los Alamos National Labs.
New Mexico cattle have been mysteriously disappearing. Probably stolen by rustlers. I mean, aliens. Obviously, aliens.
A rapist on probation was thrown back into jail after it was discovered he owned a copy of the “Girl with the Dragon Tattoo” DVD.
And the Department of Energy has agreed to pay the state of New Mexico $73 million dollars in fines following a radiation leak at the WIPP underground waste facility.
Have a great day!
A reading and signing with writer Rachel Preston Prinz.
Joy In Everyday Life at Albuquerque Shambhala Meditation Center
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